Parish Nurses

Parish Nurses assist pastors in meeting the human needs in the Congregation. Parish Nursing is a unique blend of professional nursing and spiritual care.

If you have a Parish Nurse who is serving in your congregation, will you please let Ronda Anderson know so that they can be put in the district list of Parish Nurses. You can contact Ronda at

Foundations of Faith Community Nursing Course   
Spring 2018 Schedule

The Parish Nurse may serve as:

  • Health Educator
  • Health Counselor
  • Liaison to the Community
  • Advocate
  • Trainer and Coordinator of Volunteers
  • Spiritual Caregiver

IDE Parish Nurses

  • Anderson, Ronda               Bethany Lutheran, Cedar Rapids
  • Aissen, Vicky                       St. John Lutheran, Waverly
  • Carte, Kristina                    St. Stephen, Atkins
  • Gotoski, Grace                    Grace Evangelical, DeWitt
  • Hinkhouse, Ann
  • Humphery, Sue
  • Jasper, Laurie                     Bethany Lutheran, Cedar Rapids
  • Liedtke, Terri                      Concordia Lutheran, Cedar Rapids
  • McHone, Nancy                 Grace Lutheran, Waterloo
  • Nank, Kathy                        Our Redeemer Lutheran, Dubuque
  • Nicholson, Anita                Our Redeemer Lutheran, Iowa City
  • Rattenborg, Gloria             Our Savior Lutheran, Manchester

IDE Health Ministers

  • Kellerman, Jeanette           Trinity Lutheran, Cedar Rapids
  • Kuempel, Helene                Trinity Lutheran, Guttenberg
  • Paulson, Verla                     Grace Lutheran, Waterloo
  • Reinking, Irene                   Trinity Lutheran, Cedar Rapids
  • Teggatz, Bonnie                  Trinity Lutheran, Cedar Rapids


Check out The LCMS health resource page at