Staff Contact Info

Pastor John Hile

Pastor Galen Grulke

Courtni Holst
Child Development Director

Pat Schuknecht
Office Manager

Erin Clark
Director of Family Ministry

Conner Forbes
Worship Leader

Heart of the Shepherd
Lutheran Church & Child Development Center


228 N. Burkhart Rd
Howell, MI 48843

Phone: 517-552-7218

Fax: 517-552-5210



We are located south of I-96, off Exit 133 and just north of Mason Road.

Tanger Outlet Mall is located north of I-96.  If you pass Tanger Outlet Mall on your way to come see us – you are north of I-96 and you’ll have to turn around and head back over the expressway to the stretch of North Burkhart Road where we are located.