Installation at Our Saviour Lutheran Church on Sunday, June 8, 2014. Left to right: President Allen Anderson, Rocky Mountain District; Pastor Roger Schlechte, Resurrection in the City and Circuit Counselor; Pastor Joel Dietrich, St. Andrew; Pastor Ben Roberts, Summit of Peace; Pastor Victor Young, Our Saviour; Pastor Jared Melius, Mt. Zion (Denver); Pastor Robert Eckelman, Zion (Brighton); and Pastor Kent Peck, Wheat Ridge.
In 1982 Pastor Young was awarded a Master of Divinity degree from Concordia Theological Seminary in Fort Wayne, Indiana, and began his pastoral service at Holy Cross/Faith Lutheran Churches in Seeley Lake/Condon, Montana. He has served in several congregations during the past 32 years. Pastor Young comes most recently from Trinity Lutheran Church in Lowden, Iowa, where he had served the Lord for 13 years. He has been a volunteer firefighter and was promoted to 2nd Assistant Chief as well as being an Emergency Medical Technician (EMT) along with his wife. His wife, Debbie, is currently working for Injoy Birthing and Parenting Education located in Longmont, Colorado. She is a native of Denver. They have five children: Robert, Victoria, James, Michelle and Eric.