Welcoming Pastor Andy Olsen

The Immanuel Lutheran Church family is pleased to welcome Pastor Andy Olsen, his wife, Rachelle, and their three children — Lukas, Sophia, and Christopher, to Pasadena.  Pastor Andy will begin as pastor in the New Year 2022.   

Pastor Andy comes to us from 59th Street Church in Brooklyn, NY, where he has served as lead pastor for about 10 years.  He has also pastored churches in Fullerton, CA, and Queens, NY, and worked at Habitat for Humanity in NYC.  He graduated from Princeton Theological Seminary with his Master of Divinity degree in 2006.

Pastor Larry Olson is retiring from Immanuel as of the end of 2021.