Pastor Anteneh Gebreselassie
Pastor Anteneh is a native of Ethiopia. He earned his undergraduate degree in Theology from the Mekane Yesus Theological Seminary in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, and his Master of Divinity degree from the Lutheran Theological Seminary at Gettysburg.
Pastor Anteneh sensed his call to ministry in his teenage years. He served as a young Evangelist and Commissioned minster preaching and teaching the gospel in his home country.
Pastor Anteneh moved to the Untied States, as a winner of the Green Card lottery that he believed was a sign of God's call to the wider church.
As a seminarian he served at Salem Lutheran Church in Catonsville, MD, as Pastoral intern at Advent Lutheran Church in Olathe, KS and while waiting for his first call he served as post graduate Vicar at Christ Lutheran Church in LaVale, MD.
Pastor Anteneh was called to Resurrection Evangelical Lutheran Church as Associate Pastor on Reformation Sunday October 30, 2011 and began his call on January 1, 2012.
Pastor Anteneh is married to Sophia Y. Fekade. Together they have three children.