Prof. James Tiefel

James Tiefel serves as professor of worship and homiletics at Wisconsin Lutheran Seminary, Mequon, WI. He also serves the Seminary as the Dean of Chapel.


Currently Serves:

  • Professor of Worship and Homiletics, Wisconsin Lutheran Seminary
  • Dean of Chapel, Wisconsin Lutheran Smeinary
  • Director, Seminary Chorus
  • Director, Student Field Services
  • Member, Institute of Worship and Outreach
  • Member, Commission for Congregational Counseling
  • Director of Music, Grace Lutheran, Milwaukee, WI

Published work and past service

  • Pastor, St. Paul Lutheran, Saginaw, MI
  • Joint Hymnal Committee
  • WELS Commission on Worship (Vice-chair, presently advisory member)
  • Author, Christian Worship Manual, Part I
  • Author, Come Worship Christ video enhanced worship curriculum
  • Member, Commission on Adult Discipleship
  • Featured presenter for WELS Schools of Worship Enrichment
  • Presented at many district-wide events
  • Author of many articles in Wisconsin Lutheran Quarterly, Forward in Christ, Worship the Lord