Phillip Earl Vickers has been serving First Lutheran Church as Pastor since September of 2015. Previously, Pastor Vickers served as Pastor of Family Life Ministries for Emanuel Lutheran Church in Hutchinson, Kansas. He attended the Lutheran Theological Southern Seminary in Columbia, South Carolina. Pastor Vickers and his wife Cheryl have three children: Autumn, Zoe, and Sean. Some of his passions within ministry include the study of theology, spiritual practices and traditions, preaching, and small group ministry.