NewsCHRIST OUR SAVIOR LUTHERAN CHURCH INSTALLS NEW PASTOR
Jesus Gregorio Morales was ordained and installed as the Sole Pastor at Christ Our Savior Lutheran Church in Winfield, Illinois.
Pastor Morales is 24 years old, born in Mexico City, Mexico, and moved to Illinois when he was 2 years old. He grew up in the western suburbs, from Wheaton to Aurora. He first learned to pray from his Great Grandmother, and in sixth grade enrolled at St. Paul Lutheran Church and School in Aurora, where he learned and heard the Gospel for the first time. His father, Rev. Angel Morales, is an Associate Pastor at St. Paul’s, where he served alongside his father until his call to Christ Our Savior.
Rev. Morales is a 2022 graduate from the Center for Hispanic Studies at Concordia Seminary, St. Louis. He held his Vicarage at St. Paul Lutheran Church, Aurora, Illinois from 2020 to 2021.The Christ Our Savior family warmly welcomes him and greatly values his
Pastor Jesus Morales (center), shown with his father, Rev. Angel Morales,
Associate Pastor of St. Paul Lutheran Chruch, Aurora.
enthusiasm, mission outreach focus and experience in working with multi-cultural groups, including Hispanic/Latino churches. Pastor Morales resides in Winfield, and in his free time enjoys listening to his vinyl records, reading, watching moves and spending time with family.