How Lodi Lutheran pastor Mark Price is spending his sabbatical
Mark Price, right, one of the coaches of the Cesar Chavez High School varsity football team, talks to a player during a recent game. Price was an assistant coach while on sabbatical from his role as pastor at St. Paul Lutheran Church in Lodi.
- Mark Price returning to St. Paul
Pastor Mark Price will return to his ministerial duties at St. Paul Lutheran Church on Sunday, marking the end of his sabbatical. Church regulations requires him to remain at St. Paul for at least another year.
Price says he misses his congregation.
"I want to see them all that day," he said. "I'm getting really excited to go back."
Services are at 8 and 10:30 a.m. on Sundays, and at 5:30 p.m. on Wednesdays. The church is at 701 S. Pleasant Ave., at the corner of Tokay Street and Lee Avenue, Lodi.
— Ross Farrow
Posted: Saturday, November 10, 2012 12:00 am
Updated: 10:24 am, Mon Nov 12, 2012.
He's been preaching in Lodi for seven years, but now it's time try coaching football.
That's how Pastor Mark Price has been spending his sabbatical from St. Paul Lutheran Church for the past three months.
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Saturday, November 10, 2012 12:00 am.
Updated: 10:24 am.