LOGAN – Paul Eli Shaw, son of Paul and Debra Shaw of Rockbridge, has received a call to become pastor of Peace Lutheran Church in Cincinnati.
Eli began his theological studies at Concordia Theological Seminary (CTS) in Fort Wayne, Ind., in 2017. In his third year of study he served a year of theological internship at Trinity Lutheran Church in Zanesville. He graduated on May 21, receiving his master of divinity degree. CTS is one of two seminaries owned and operated by the Lutheran Church – Missouri Synod.
Eli will be ordained at his home congregation, Trinity Lutheran Church in Logan, on June 13 in a 4 p.m. ordination service, with Ohio District President the Rev. Dr. Kevin Wilson serving as the ordaining minister. Trinity’s pastor, the Rev. Danny R. Koch, will deliver the afternoon’s message.
Eli and his wife, Lindsey, have a daughter, Rylee, and a son, Jude.