About Us

St Paul’s Evangelical Lutheran Church of Grants Pass, Josephine County, Oregon was originally incorporated and registered with the State of Oregon on November 20, 1929. It has operated continuously since then.

Our Staff

Rev. Eli T. Davis


Pastor Davis was raised in Gresham, OR and attended Concordia Theological Seminary in Ft Wayne, Indiana.  He was ordained on September 5, 2010.  Pastor Davis became St Paul’s pastor on January 3, 2016.  He previously serve a small congregation in Carothers, CA.

Larry Carpenter

Head Elder

Mr. Carpenter joined St Paul’s in 2005.  Mr. Carpenter is currently serving his second term as Head of The Board of Elders.

Larry Harboldt

Congregational President

Mr. Harboldt joined St Paul’s in 1999.  He is currently serving his first term as President of the Congregation.  Mr. Harboldt is currently serving as a member of the Board of Elders.