Our mission is to boldly proclaim Jesus
as the only FOUNDATION for time and eternity.
At Foundation Lutheran, we offer a solid place to build a lifelong relationship with him, while building relationships within and around our community.
- Baptims and The Lord's Supper
- Gospel Promise and Heaven
What we believe
First and foremost, we believe that Jesus is the foundation for time and eternity. At Foundation, we help will help you stand firm through life’s struggles and build strong for the future.
Jesus gives you direction for the day, strength for the struggles, and a rock-solid plan for your eternal future. We’re here to help you build your life on him.
Dan is a lifelong resident of the Sacramento area. He and his wife Kim currently reside in Orangevale. He has served in various church leadership roles and looks forward to his new adventure as chairman of FOUNDATION! Dan is married to Kim, they have 3 children: Alexandria (Dustin), Steven, and Erin (Everett) very importantly their granddaughter Taylor! God is certainly good.
Dave Koelpin has been a Lutheran pastor since 2002. Originally from Arizona, he has served congregations in Kansas, Nebraska, and Colorado. He has been the pastor at FOUNDATION since 2019. Pastor Dave loves spending time outside biking or in the garage working on projects. Love for Jesus and love for people are what drive his ministry. Dave and his wife Toni, live in Folsom with their three children, Thomas, McCall, and Libby.
Noel & Jenny Ledermann live in the foothills about 30 minutes south of Folsom. They come to FOUNDATION Lutheran Church from 24 years at St. Marks in Citrus Heights. Their involvement in church and the community includes Sunday School and Bible study, home small groups, and other community events. Noel currently serves as secretary on the council at FOUNDATION. They have two grown children Gunnar (Marinda) and Morgan (Zach).
Ed and Cheryl Russell have been living in El Dorado Hills for 30 years. They have 3 children Kate, Zach and Emma. They are very excited to be members of Foundation and LOVE living close to their church family and being active in their community. Ed currently serves as treasurer on the council at FOUNDATION.
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in the Folsom and
El dorado hills communities