Advent Lutheran Church in Morgan Hill 408-779-3551


Anita R. Warner

Pastor Anita R. Warner has served as Pastor at Advent Lutheran Church since 1999 and as Associate Pastor at Advent before that, from 1994 to 1999. She has a lifelong love of scripture, the community of faith, and the church’s music and arts, and she is awed by the work of the Holy Spirit whenever these come alive in the minds and hearts of people.

Pastor Warner’s full biography

Rev. Lee Tyler
Parish Associate

Rev. Lee Tyler is a second career pastor, ordained at Covenant Presbyterian Church, Palo Alto in 2002. She served as pastor of First Presbyterian Church in Du Quoin, Illinois until her return to California where she retired from PC(USA). She is now serving as Parish Associate at Advent Lutheran Church in Morgan Hill where she is also a member of the prayer ministry.

Sherry Quick
Administration and Operations Manager

Sherry Quick has served as Administration and Operations Manager at Advent Lutheran Church since 2007. Sherry is a native Californian and life-long Lutheran. She obtained her BA in Psychology/Sociology from California Lutheran University, a Masters Degree in Public Administration from the University of Southern California (USC) and recently a second Master’s Degree in Psychology from Santa Clara University. She has completed her 3000 hours required for her MFT License from the State of California.

Eileen Arellano
Communications Specialist

Eileen joined Advent Lutheran as our Communications Specialist in 2017. Eileen is a marketing professional with over 15 years of marketing experience. She obtained her Bachelor of Science in Economics and Business Administration from St. Mary’s College and also earned her Masters of Business Administration with a Marketing option from Cal State University, Hayward.

Vicar Brandon Peck
Pastoral Intern

Vicar Brandon Peck is a student at Pacific Lutheran Theological Seminary in Berkeley, CA and is a candidate for Word and Sacrament ordination in the ELCA. Originally from the Twin Cities, he has lived in California for nearly four years. As part of his theological education, Vicar Brandon is spending a year at Advent serving as a pastoral intern. He is passionate about languages, preaching, and accompanying people in their spiritual life.

But not so with you. Rather, let the greatest among you become as the youngest, and the leader as one who serves.

Luke 22:26