Kerstin Weidmann has been pastor of St. Matthew’s Lutheran Church in San Francisco since July 2014 and previously had served English speaking congregations of the ELCA in the San Francisco Bay Area. Pr. Kerstin received most of her theological education in Germany before moving to the U.S. in 1997. Her interests include traveling, reading, singing, hiking, and having theological discussions with her husband, Fred, who is also a pastor.
Miriam Groß is the pastor of St Paul's Lutheran Church in New York. She moved in September 2014, along with her husband Herbert and four children, to this great city. She enjoys blogging, and writes articles about her work and life experience in New York in the “Rothenburger Sonntagsblatt” newspaper. Miriam also has a passion for inter-religious dialogue.
Albert Christ has been a member at St. John’s Lutheran in Winnipeg for over 40 years, and has been active on its Church Council for many of those years. In the last 25 years Albert has attended 8 DELKINA conferences and was elected as treasurer at the 2009 conference in Kelowna. He is married, with two children, and four grandchildren.