Rev. Tom Fischer
Rev. Tom Fischer is Pastor of the main campus of GoodLife Lutheran Church, Rochester Hills (formerly Gethsemane Lutheran Church), where he has served since 2001. Before that he served at Our Savior, Midland; Zion South, Omaha, Neb.; and was the founding pastor of Lord of New Life, Midland (Larkin Twp.).
Fischer is a graduate of Concordia University Ann Arbor, Concordia Seminary in St. Louis, Mo., and Central Michigan University. He has a special interest in outreach, congregational and worker health (www.ministryhealth.info), and conflict mediation. He is a group facilitator for the Lombard Mennonite Peace Center. Fischer is also an accomplished church musician (organist, keyboards, choirs, handbells, praise teams, etc.) and keyboardist for a local band, N-Dog. A certified Wiley EverythingDiSC facilitator since 2017, Fischer finds great joy in building leadership teams in churches and non-profits via DiSC and other excellent tools.
He and his wife Cheryl have one daughter and one grandchild.