Community Lutheran Church - Escondido


3575 East Valley Parkway
Escondido, CA 92027

Entrance from Lake Wohlford Road

Senior Pastor

Pastor Bob Hiller

Sunday Services

Worship - Sundays 8:00 & 10:30 am
Bible Study  - Sundays 9:15 am

Sunday Sermons

Community Lutheran Church - San Marcos


340 Rancheros Drive Suite 160
San Marcos, CA 92069


Pastor Matthew Knauss

Sunday Services

Worship - Sundays 9:30 am and 6:00 pm
Bible Study - Sundays 10:45 am

Sunday Sermons




  • Two Church Campuses, One Mission:
  • Escondido
  • San Marcos


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Matthew Knauss

Matthew Knauss

Associate Pastoroffice: 760-739-1650

Responsibilities: Pastor Matt is responsible for preaching, teaching, and overseeing ministry at our Escondido and San Marcos campuses along with Pastor Bob.

Family: Pastor Matt grew up along the coast in California.  He is married to Michelle, and they have three young children of their own.

Hobbies: Enjoying Food, Surfing, and classic cars- all of the previous with friends and family.


B.A. in Sociology: UC Santa Barbara, 2001

A.A. Culinary Arts: Santa Barbara City College, 2003

Masters of Divinity: Concordia Seminary, St. Louis, Missouri, 2018

Ordained for pastoral ministry in the Lutheran Church - Missouri Synod 2018

CLICK HERE to email Pastor Knauss

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