By Jan Hintz
Three Lakes Correspondent
Faith Lutheran Church ELCA?has announced that the Rev. Ken Ranos has become its new pastor.
Born and raised in Chicago, Ranos’ father is a firefighter and his mother was a pet groomer.
After receiving bachelors’ degrees in music and religion, Ranos joined Trinity Lutheran Seminary in Columbus, Ohio, in the fall of 2009 and recently was ordained at Lebanon Lutheran Church, his home church in Chicago.
Ranos was always into music. He said he wanted to be a band director, and was a member of his award-winning high school band.
While in college studying music, he realized that he didn’t want to be a music teacher,