Pastor Melissa Bills and husband, Matthew. (Submitted photo)
Pastor Melissa Bills and husband, Matthew. (Submitted photo)

First Lutheran Church in Decorah welcomes The Rev. Melissa Bills as associate Pastor.

Pastor Bills will be installed Sunday, March 17, at one worship service at 9:30 a.m. The community is invited, and attending clergy are invited to vest (the color of the day is purple) and participate in the procession. Northeastern Iowa Synod Bishop, The Rev. Dr. Steven Ullestad will preach and preside, and there will be a reception following in the fellowship hall.

For more information about First Lutheran's new pastor, see Tuesday's Decorah Public Opinion.