About Us


Timothy was chartered by the The Lutheran Church - Missouri Synod in 1962 with 83 chartered members. The first called Pastor was Rev. William Gerike, who served with his wife, Elaine (who still volunteers at Timothy), until his death in 1981.

Timothy ministers to the entire Blue Springs, Missouri and surrounding community and is a family of approximately 3000 members.

Our mission, "Touching Lives for Christ". is founded on the Great Commission which Jesus gave His church - to make disciples of all people.

(Matthew 28:18-20) A disciple follows Jesus on a life-long journey of faith - empowered by the Holy Spirit to: