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Michael Engfer

Michael is originally from the Tacoma, Washington area. For several years he served as a pastor in Pennsylvania, New York and Hawaii. Michael served as a professor and vice president at a college in New York and then as a professor and president of an institute in Hawaii. Michael moved to Las Vegas, Nevada and joined the United States Air Force Reserves and serves as a Major and Wing Chaplain for all reserve Airmen at Nellis Air Force Base. He has deployed to Europe and the Middle East. His full-time work is to serve as a Chaplain in the Las Vegas Valley. Michael has also served as a hospital chaplain for the St. Rose Hospital network. Michael and his beautiful wife have four children who live in the Valley. Together they volunteer and serve at churches and charities.

Phone: (702) 467 6131


Doctor of Ministry, United Lutheran Seminary (Dissertation in Progress)

Doctoral Studies at Marywood University, Dallas Theological Seminary, Biblical Theological Seminary, and Hawaii Theological Seminary

Masters of Military Operational Art and Science Degree (Joint Leadership Specialization), Arizona State University

Master of Divinity (Counseling Specialization), Clarks Summit University

Master of Ministry (Leadership Specialization), Clarks Summit University

Clinical Pastoral Education (2 Units)

Bachelor of Science in Bible and Pastoral Studies (Minor in Greek), Clarks Summit University

Bible Certificate, Word of Life Bible Institute


American Legion, Henderson, NV Post

Association of Clinical Pastoral Education

Association of Professional Chaplains

Chaplain, United States Air Force

Licensed Marriage Officiant, Clark County NV

Military Officer Association of America

National Guard Association of the United States

Priest, The Episcopal Church

VFW – Veterans of Foreign Wars, Henderson, NV Post

Fun Facts


Favorite Food: Thai Food


Hobbies: Hiking, grilling, watching NFL, time with family, shooting, travel, Vegas pool parties, arts & entertainment, ethnic cuisine


If you could be any fictional character, who would it be? 007 – Bond, James Bond


What is your favorite Bible verse or saying? Micah 6:8


Favorite People & Historical Figures: Martin Luther King Junior, Ross Perot, Michael Curry, Abraham Lincoln, Nadia Bolz-Weber, and Brene Brown