Rev. Tim Droegemueller
Senior Pastor

Pastor Droegemueller is a sinner who was given new life through the power of God's Word and Spirit in Holy Baptism.  His only desire is to preach Christ and Him crucified to all, faithfully teach the Word of God, and to see people brought into full fellowship with our loving God through Jesus and His gifts of grace.  He and his wife, Susan, have six children: Jacob, Luke, Isaac, Elijah, Matthew, and Anna.


Rev. Chang Soo Kim

Pastor Kim serves the Lord as a Lutheran pastor because of the conviction he has about the word of God.  He treasures the truth of what is revealed in the Holy Scripture and boldly proclaims it to all.  In all challenges and trials of life, he points people to the mercy of the cross of Christ and the eternal victory that is ours through Jesus' death and resurrection.  He and his wife, Hyang, consider it a great joy to serve God's


Rev. Tim Faile

Pastor Tim Faile was called into the Office of the Holy Ministry as one already approved by the grace of our Lord Jesus Christ (2 Timothy 2:15).  Pastor Faile specifically serves the community of the faithful at the Canterfield Villas in Cumming so that they can receive pastoral care through Word and Sacrament ministry.  He and his wife, Amber, have been blessed with six children:  Abbey, Jesse, Jacob, Phoebe, Joseph, and Naomi.


Rev. Min Soo Kim

Min Soo Kim was ordained and installed as associate pastor of Living Faith Lutheran in the fall of 2015. He serves the Lord with his wife, So Jeong, and their four sons, as the church planter at Trinity Lutheran Church in Norcross. Min Soo enjoys humbly serving the Lord our God in both his personal life outside of the church and in the church. At Trinity, So Jeong serves as cantor and organist and the sons serve faithfully to the glory of God!


Myriam Brauckman
Office Administrator

Myriam blesses the ministry at Living Faith Lutheran Church in countless ways.  She serves as the Office Administrator, but her vibrant faith in Christ reaches into the fabric of our entire congregation.  She serves with a willing heart, compassion for the lost, and tireless devotion to our loving God Who has saved us by His grace in Jesus.  


Staci Welburn
Director of Christian Education

Staci Welburn is a Director of Christian Education, whose focus is on sharing the saving Gospel of Jesus with children, youth and families. She and her husband, Tony, have two children, Nicholas and Sarah. They are thankful to call Living Faith their home!

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Vicar Isaac Baroi

Our brother in Christ, Isaac Baroi, is from Bangledesh.  His journey includes being a Taize Monk in France and work with Mother Theresa in India.  He also ran the largest journalism group in Southeast Asia before fleeing persecution.  Life changed for him when he had interaction with Close of the Commandments  and the Augsburg Confession.  His dear wife Monica stands faithfully with him at his side.  Glory to God!  Salvation to Man!


Vicar Jay Dass

Vicar Dass, along with his wife Julie, are missionaries to all people, but mostly to adherents of the religion of Islam.  They both grew up as Christians in Pakistan, but now serve as dedicated servants of Christ in the Lutheran Church-Missouri Synod.  Along with Vicar Isaac Baroi, Vicar Dass is studying to be a Lutheran pastor through the Ethnic Immigrant Institute of Theology at Concordia Seminary, St. Louis. 

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Athena Fields
Parish Nurse

In concert with our LCMS Life and Health ministries, Athena was certified as a parish nurse for ministry at Living Faith. As a parish nurse, she assists the pastors in meeting the human needs within the congregation. God doesn’t just call us to care for the people who are easy to love, but also for the poor, powerless, weak, and forgotten. Athena assists the congregation in helping us serve our neighbors, both near and far.

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Nancy Smith
Director of Parish Music

“Let everything that has breath praise the Lord!” Everyone is welcome to bring their voices and instruments as together, we joyously work to bring focus to the Word through excellent music. Children, youth, and adults, come and rejoice! For more information about our music programs and choirs, please contact Nancy at