Atonement Lutheran Church 
 "We are called by God to serve and witness to all in response to God's grace."

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Meet our Pastor and Staff

Rev. Viviane Thomas-Breitfeld, Interim Pastor

Viviane Thomas-Breitfeld is a pastor of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America having served in congregations in Wisconsin since ordination. A graduate of Cornell University and McCormick Theological Seminary where she was able to utilize the resources of the Chicago Cluster of Theological institutions for her seminary education, She has served in Wisconsin congregations since her ordination. She is married to Pastor Fred Thomas-Breitfeld. They have two adult children and 3 grandchildren. Pastor Thomas-Breitfeld has served parishes as Associate Pastor at Cross Lutheran – Milwaukee, Co-Pastor at St. Peter’s Lutheran – Milwaukee , Senior Pastor at Good Shepherd Lutheran – Waukesha and now in Intentional Interim Ministry to the South-Central Synod of Wisconsin. In addition, Pastor Thomas-Breitfeld has served the churchwide expression of the ELCA as a Board member for the Board of Pensions, Board of Clergy Women of Color, and Trustee for the Mission Investment Fund (twice). Presently she is serving as the Co-Chair of the Task Force on Women and Justice which is tasked with developing a Social Statement on such for the ELCA, and on the Board of Women of the ELCA. Pastor Thomas-Breitfeld is passionately Anti-Racist, having served on Racial Justice teams in two synods. She has been an invited preacher and teacher for groups in the church. She believes it is vital that the church to remember our baptism - that water is thicker than blood and we are called to always make God our primary focus and remember the call to serve those in poverty, the least, the lost and the lonely.

​Pattye Gilmour, office manager

David Rounds, technical specialist

David has been a member of Atonement since 1951
  • Handled the audio/video needs of the Sunday School.
  • Helped maintain the original sound system.
  • Installed two major sound system upgrades.
  • Continues to maintain and operate the current sound system.
  • Intalled and maintains the church's computer system hardware and software.
  • Website manager

​....., custodian