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Pastors

Pastor Mike Ensrude

Pastor Mike and his wife, Bonnie, reside here in Austin and part-time in Colorado. Bonnie has been a teacher in both Austin and Fredericksburg, TX. They enjoy spending time with their grandchildren in Austin and Iowa City, IA. Pastor Mike was the pastor at St. John Lutheran in Bishop, Texas from 1977 to 1984 and…

Visitation Pastor

Pastor Armin Steege

Armin and his wife, Cindy, have three daughters, two living in Austin and one in Los Angeles. He is a graduate of Luther College where he received his B.A.; Lutheran School of Theology at Chicago where he completed his work for his M. Div;  and Pan American University (currently UT-Pan Am) where he received his…

Council Member

Christina Kingslien

Christina Kingslien has been a member of Triumphant Love for 20 years. She has served for 5 years as a confirmation mentor and enjoys participating as a lay reader in the service. Christina is a graduate of Texas A&M University with a B.S. in Sociology and has been in the mortgage industry for the past…

Director of Operations

Doug Nelson

Doug and his wife Suzi have been members of Triumphant Love since 1977. They have been blessed with two daughters, Erin and Lindsay. Since arriving in Austin in 1974, Doug has worked in various engineering and management capacities for IBM, Dell, and Genco Distribution Systems. His service to Triumphant Love has spanned congregation vice-president, social…

Kate Weber

Kate Weber is a lifelong learner with a passion for PreK-12 education. Kate joined the Child Development Center family in January 2013 when daughter Alice became a Star, as if she weren’t one already. Son Luke soon joined the fun as Puppy and has grown within the school to be a Bear. Because of the…

Children, Youth, and Family Ministries

Deacon Brianna Morris-Brock

Brianna Morris-Brock has been working at Triumphant Love since 2010. She has been a youth director, lay mission developer, camp counselor, program director, artist, and all sorts of things. She has a BFA in studio art from Texas State. She lives with her husband, Matt, and dog, Jack. Brianna was consecrated and installed as a…

Director of Worship and Music Ministry

Carol Holck

Carol has been musician at Triumphant Love since 1999. A graduate of Wittenberg University and The Ohio State University, Carol has over 30 years’ experience in planning and preparing worship and music in the Lutheran church. She loves both contemporary and traditional styles of worship, and enjoys working with all ages of musicians. Carol has…