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Church Staff


Pastor Hillenbrand

Pastor - Philip Hillenbrand
Pastor Hillenbrand has been Beautiful Savior's pastor since early 1998. His weekly sermons demonstrate both the Bible's relevance to modern-day challenges and our reliance on God's grace. Pastor Hillenbrand also facilitates several Bible studies each week. Please click the link to learn more about our pastor.

Pastor Otto

Pastor Emeritus - William Otto
Rev. William Otto celebrated 50 years of ministry to the Lord in 2011. Pastor Otto served Beautiful Savior Lutheran Church in Mequon for 30 years before his retirement. He continues to help at the church as needed, and he has been on the Board of Regents at Concordia University Wisconsin.


Organist - Brian Mosemann
Brian became a faculty member at Concordia University Wisconsin in 2010 and began playing the organ at Beautiful Savior soon thereafter. Brian's beautiful playing enhances worship services each week. He also coordinates special music throughout the year and serves as accompanist for the choir and children's choir.


Choir Director - Gloria Hansen
Gloria directs the Beautiful Savior choir with talent and enthusiasm. She has a Master of Music in Choral Conducting and Bachelor of Fine Arts - Music in vocal performance, and she is Assistant Director of Choirs at the University of Wisconsin - Milwaukee.


Bell Choir Director - Rachel Strand
Rachel enjoys serving the Lord as Beautiful Savior's handbell director. She rang with the Alleluia Ringers at Concordia University Mequon for 4 years and currently rings with the Milwaukee Handbell Ensemble, both under the direction of Dr. John Behnke. She is currently a stay-at-home mom to Silas and Leah. Her husband, Carl, is an electrician, and together they care for a farm in Mequon.


Office Assistant - Joanna Jastram
Joanna works to ensure that everything runs smoothly in the Beautiful Savior church office.

Beautiful Savior Lutheran Church
11313 N. Riverland Road | Mequon, WI 53092
(262) 242-6650 |