Interim Pastor takes helm at Prince of Peace
May 30, 2018


Prince of Peace Lutheran Church in Poland will be starting the call process with Northeastern Ohio Synod to call its next pastoral leadership, but in the meantime is pleased to announce Pastor Richard A. Seaks has agreed to be the congregation's interim pastor during this process.

Seaks, who recently retired from Evangelical Lutheran Church in Waynesboro, Pennsylvania, lives in Garrettsville. He was born and raised in York County, Pennsylvania, attending Susquehanna University where he met his wife Sue. He later entered the seminary at the Lutheran Theological Seminary in Gettysburg. Following his ordination, he served on the staff at Ascension Lutheran Church in Baltimore County, MD, pastor of St. Mark's Lutheran Church in rural Garrett County, MD and St. Luke's Lutheran Church in Cumberland, MD before his final call as Senior Pastor at Evangelical Lutheran Church. Pastor Seaks and Sue have three children and six grandchildren. Worship service each Sunday is 10 a.m.

On June 2, Prince of Peace will hold a Trunk Sale in the parking lot at 2985 Center Road in Poland from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. The sale will take place out of the trunks of vehicles. Parking spaces are $5 each or buy 2 and get a third one free. Interested individuals can contact Robin at 234-232-7243 (after 6 p.m.) or Bonnie at 330-757-8510 and leave a message, or contact the Church at 330-757-3272

Prince of Peace will also be participating in the Fireman's Parade on June 29, and will be hosting the Children's Activities tent at Celebrate Poland on June 30.


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