Pastor Tim Graff began serving RLC in October, 2020.
Tim grew up in small town Saskatchewan, the oldest of five sons. He was baptized and raised in a Christian home and was active in the Lutheran Church.
After high school Tim joined the Canadian Armed Forces and served two years in the Air Force before responding to God’s call to pastoral ministry.
Tim graduated from the University of Saskatchewan (B.A.) and then from the Lutheran Theological Seminary in Saskatoon (M.Div).
Pastor Graff has been in ministry for over thirty years and has served congregations in Saskatchewan, Manitoba and Alberta. He has a wide range of ministry experience including mission development, rural and urban settings, small and large congregations and is trained in small group ministry and as a Stephen Ministry leader.
Pastor Tim or “PT” as some have called him, enjoys preaching, teaching and getting to know people. In addition to preaching the Gospel and administering the Sacraments, Pastor Tim is keenly interested in preparing congregations to be the body of Christ in this changing world.
Tim is married to Beth (nee Eriksson) and they have four adult daughters, three son-in-laws, one grandson and two grand-dogs.