Office Hours: Mon-Fri, 9 AM to Noon   Phone: 941-697-3313


Rev. Dr. Brian W. Armen, Pastor

Pastor Armen came to Faith Lutheran in 2013 after serving congregations in North Dakota and Pennsylvania. He received a Master of Divinity from Trinity Lutheran seminary in 1987 and a Doctor of Divinity from Lutheran Theological Seminary in Philadelphia. He will celebrate 30 years in ministry this year. Pastor Armen is very active in the community and is an advocate for serving children and those in need of assistance.

Charlene Howe

Choir Director

Charlene Howe Choir Director

Ms. Howe was voice trained in high school by eminent musician and author Dr. Charles Norman Granville. She continued her education at Drake University where she earned a Bachelor’s degree in Music Education. Ms. Howe has directed and sung in choirs throughout her life, including serving 21 years as Choir Director at Atonement Lutheran Church in the Rochester, NY area. She has been the Choir Director at Faith since 2010.

Barbra Davis

Church Secretary

Church Secretary Barbara Davis

Ms. Davis handles the office and provides many of the services needed for the operation of the church. She is also for many the first point of contact through the web site, email or phone. The office is staffed Monday through Friday from 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.

Cyndy Hoops


Cyndy Hoops, Custodian

Ms. Hoops works hard to maintain and preserve the church property. She and her husband, Steve, have been members of Faith Lutheran Church for nearly thirty years. All three of their children were confirmed at Faith, one of whom has gone on to become an ELCA Pastor.