Pastor – Rev. Andrew Retberg (Pastor Andy)
Youth Minister – Mr. Jim Boggs
LC Director – Ingrid Meyer
Pastor Andy has been serving at Good Shepherd since moving to The Woodlands in 2008. He graduated from Martin Luther College with a Bachelor of Arts degree in 2000 and received his Master of Divinity Degree from Wisconsin Lutheran Seminary in 2004. In both college and Seminary Pastor Andy was trained in the original Biblical languages of Hebrew and Greek. Pastor Andy served previously at Salem Lutheran Church in Scottsdale, Arizona from 2000-2004. He and his wife, Amy, have four children: Maddox, London, Olivia, and Wyatt. Pastor Andy’s love for God’s Word is the focus of his work as he leads the members of Good Shepherd in its timeless truths.
“But God demonstrates his own love for us in this: While we were still sinners, Christ died for us.” (Romans 5:8)
Since 2013 Jim Boggs has been the youth minister at Good Shepherd Lutheran Church. In 2006 he graduated from Martin Luther College with a Bachelor of Science in Staff Ministry degree. Following graduation he was called as the outreach minister at Good Shepherd in St. Peters, MO and served until March of 2012. Jim and his wife, Beth, have 3 children: Grace, Sam, and Avery. Jim strives to work with families and youth to grow and maintain a program that has a strong focus on Christian education and serving Jesus.
“For it is by grace you have been saved, through faith – and this not from yourselves, it is the gift of God – not by works, so that no one can boast.” Ephesians 2:8, 9