Pastor Lewis grew up as a "country boy" in Mid-Michigan. He has a Bachelor’s degree from Martin Luther College and completed four years of post-graduate work at Wisconsin Lutheran Seminary earning a Master of Divinity degree. He previously served as the Director of Recruitment at Luther Preparatory School in Watertown, Wisconsin. In addition to his call to Saving Grace: he serves as Circuit Pastor to like-minded congregations from Baton Rouge, Louisiana, to Tallahassee, Florida; he is an Auxiliarist in the United States Coast Guard, and is a board member on the Human Rights Committee for The Learning Tree, Inc.
His wife Michelle earned a Bachelor’s of Education from Martin Luther College. Their two younger boys attend Mobile County Public Schools while their eldest son attends Michigan Lutheran Seminary. Mom is a para professional at a local public elementary school. The Lewis family greatly enjoys living in west Mobile. Pastor Lewis is an avid long-distance runner, an occasionally successful hunter, and an avid jeep enthusiast.