Pastors serve with hearts filled with love and courage, to offer the hope of the sacraments and to lead the proclamation of the Gospel.
The Rev. Dr. Daniel M. Yeiser
The Rev. Dr. Daniel M. Yeiser is a native of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, he received his B.A. from Grove City College, M.Div. from the Lutheran Theological Seminary at Gettysburg, and Ph.D. in systematic theology from Duquesne University. As a parish pastor, he has served the Aurora – Red House Lutheran Parish (1983-1986), St. Luke’s Lutheran Church in Saxonburg (1986-1999), St. John’s Lutheran Church in Erie (1999-2004) and St. Matthew Lutheran Church in Hanover (2004-2018) . In addition to his parish responsibilities, Pastor Yeiser has been an adjunct professor and conference dean, and has served on a number of boards and synodical committees.
Currently he is serving on the Board of Directors of SpiriTrust Lutheran. He and his wife, Christy, have been married for over thirty-two years and have three grown children: Gretchen and her husband Mac (John), Gwyneth and Thaddeus. Pastor and Christy take great delight in their two grandchildren, Charlotte and Jack, who reside with their parents in nearby Mechanicsburg, PA.