Reverend Ronald M. Muetzel
Minnesota native Pastor Ronald Muetzel grew up in New Ulm, where he graduated from Martin Luther Academy. He later graduated from Northwestern College and Wisconsin Lutheran Seminary. His ordination into the ministry took place in 1971 at Divine Savior Evangelical Church of Shawano, Wisconsin. He served Divine Savior seven years before taking a call to Messiah Evangelical Lutheran Church of South Windsor, Connecticut, in 1978.
Pastor Muetzel accepted a call to Trinity in 1983 and faithfully served as administrative pastor until taking another call in 2002.
He served as Development Director for Thoughts of Faith Ministry from 2002-2004, and Vice President of Institutional Advancement and Church Relations for Wisconsin Lutheran College 2004-2007. He is currently Vice President of Development for Time of Grace Ministry.
Pastor Muetzel has served the church at large as Circuit Pastor for the Green Bay and North Atlantic areas, as well as Second Vice President of the North Atlantic District.
His favorite Bible passage is 1 John 3:1 “How great is the love the Father has lavished on us, that we should be called children of God! And that is what we are!”
“A Christian congregation could be described as a Spirit-gathered assembly of people who walk together in the light of the Son. This, under the blessing of God’s Holy Spirit, is a description of our congregation.” – Pastor Ronald Muetzel