Victory Lutheran Church has announced that Conan Hirsch is the church's new youth director and worship leader. Hirsch and his wife, Kelsey, have moved to Jamestown from the Bellingham, Washington, area.
Since graduating from high school, Hirsch has committed his life to following after Jesus which has led him to some "amazing opportunities," he said. He has been a committed volunteer leader with Young Life, an outreach ministry for middle and high school age kids, since 2009. He also played semi-pro football for about two years for the Bellingham Bulldogs while mentoring and coaching middle and high school athletes in the sport.
Hirsch has been a worship leader since 2009 and has had the opportunity to open and lead worship for/with many different Christian artists in concert such as Jordan Feliz, David Crowder and Tenth Avenue North. Hirsch is an avid musician and songwriter and said he loves using music to connect people to God.
Hirsch will be installed Sunday, Sept. 22, during the 10:45 a.m. worship service. Victory Lutheran is located at 510 9th Ave. SW. The church office may be reached by calling 251-1570. Everyone is welcome.