The Rev. Dr. Robert G. Moss has served as senior pastor at Lutheran Church of the Master (Evangelical Lutheran Church in America) in Lakewood, Colorado, since 1998 after serving congregations in Nebraska and Oklahoma. Born in Boston, Rob grew up in Ogden, Utah, and graduated from the University of Utah in Salt Lake City with a degree in Geography. He received a Master of Divinity degree from LutherNorthwestern Seminary (now Luther Seminary), St. Paul, Minnesota and a Doctor of Ministry degree in Congregational Mission and Leadership from Luther Seminary. Pastor Rob is married to Lois and they have three grown children: Greg, Emily, and Phil.
He is the author of The Neighborhood Church: God’s Vision of Success, © 2014 by Wipf and Stock Publishers. He is also the owner of “Church Door Consulting” (www.churchdoor.org), and is available for workshops, retreats, conferences, keynotes, or events.
Rob has previously served as the ELCA’s Interim Director for Evangelical Mission for the Rocky Mountain Synod, covering five different western states, as well as t
he Team Lead for the RMS’ Expanding Vision Ministry. He was twice elected to the Rocky Mountain Synod’s Mission Outreach Board, serving as chair, and has held positions on the RMS’ Mission Strategy Table and the Consultation Committee. Previously, he has served as a Stewardship Consultant in the Nebraska Synod, a Board Member for Nebraska Lutheran Outdoor Ministries, and a member of the Governing Board at the University of Nebraska Lutheran Student Center in Lincoln.
Doctor Moss is passionate about helping the
broader church fulfill its purpose as part of God’s mission of care and redemption of the world.