Marcus J Carlson

Personal Website of Marcus J. Carlson


Welcome in the name of Christ!

Thank you for visiting my ministry page. I  received my call to ministry when I was in high school and have been on the journey of ministry ever since. I have had the privilege of having some amazing mentors and teachers. I have also had the privilege of having a lot of diverse and challenging experiences in ministry. I have worked in churches of all sizes in general and specialized capacities. I am a pastor, spiritual director, teacher, speaker, writer and consultant. I am an ordained in the LCMC (Lutheran Churches in Mission for Christ) and I love serving churches, organizations, and individuals in any way that I can. If you are interested in working with me or having any questions, please do not hesitate to contact me!

Spiritual Direction

One of my most cherished roles in ministry is serving as a spiritual director to a wide variety of persons who are at various places in their spiritual journey. I am available to serve as a spiritual director to anyone no matter where they are on their spiritual journey, and I am especially passionate about working with those who are seeking spiritual direction for the first time. Please contact me for more information.

Preaching, Speaking and Teaching

I am available for various preaching, speaking and teaching engagements. I am a gifted communicator and have experience speaking and teaching groups of all types and sizes. I have spoken on a wide variety of topics to adults, children, and teenagers. I am available for retreats, classes, services, and other events.Visit my professional site or ministry site to learn more.

Weddings, Funerals/Memorial Services and Other Ceremonies & Special Events

I am available for ceremonies and other special events. This includes weddings, funerals and memorial services, house blessings and other special events. I have over 10 years of diverse experience working with individuals, families and organizations inside and outside the church for these special ceremonies and events


I am available for personal and pastoral counseling, pre-marital, marriage and general counseling needs. I am also available for conflict resolution and mediation.