Rev. David and Shelee Warner

Serving the Lord in Spain



Rev. David and Shelee WarnerRev. David and Shelee Warner serve the Lord through The Lutheran Church—Missouri Synod (LCMS) as missionaries in Spain, based in Seville. David serves as a church planter, working with the LCMS mission team in Spain and Spanish church leaders to grow the congregation in Seville. He also serves members across Spain and assists with theological education. 

David was born, baptized and raised in Montana. Shelee was born and baptized in Oregon and grew up in Idaho. They met in Spanish class at the University of Idaho, Moscow.

Before accepting the call to serve in Spain, David served 10 years as a dual parish pastor at Trinity and St. John Lutheran Churches in Sidney and Fairview, Mont.

Shelee has many years’ experience working in Pro-Life ministries, most recently as the executive director of Sunrise Women’s Clinic in Sidney, Mont. David and Shelee have two adult children: Jeremy, who works in Fargo, N.D., and Madeline, who works in Chicago.


Please pray:

  • Give thanks for the doors God is opening for the Gospel to be proclaimed in Spain and ask Him to work through His people to proclaim His powerful Word;
  • For the members of the Spanish Lutheran Mission in Spain, that they grow in faith, knowledge and joy, deepening their foundation in the Gospel of Jesus Christ;
  • For Pastor Juan Garcia as he serves his congregation is Seville and the mission in Spain;
  • For Antonio, Jose Luis and Santiago, Spanish men studying to be pastors and serving in congregations; and
  • For David and Shelee as they live and serve in Spain, that they continue to have joy in speaking of Christ with Spaniards and that they continue to be supported both in prayer and financial gifts.

Special Dates

  • Birthdays:
    • David - March 13
    • Shelee - Nov. 22
  • Wedding Anniversary: May 21
  • Home District: Montana

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