David Karow


Pastor David Karow has served St. John since March 2011.  He and his family moved here from Chino Valley, Arizona where he spent his first 14 years in the ministry at Hope Ev. Lutheran Church.  Pastor Karow grew up in Madison, Wisconsin.  He went to high school and college at Northwestern Prep/College in Watertown, WI; after receiving his bachelor's degree he attended Wisconsin Lutheran Seminary in Mequon, WI.  Pastor served his vicar year of training at Messiah Lutheran Church in Bellevue, Emanuel Lutheran Church in Henrysville, and First Lutheran Church in Green Bay, WI.  After his vicar year he returned to the Seminary for his final year of schooling.

Pastor Karow and his wife, Christie, have three children: Andrew ('99), John ('00) and Clayton ('04).