Aurora BayCare Medical Center

Chaplain Availability

Chaplains are available 24-hours a day, seven days a week. Chaplains are on site weekdays between 6:00 AM to 5:30 PM and can be reached at (920) 288-3094. Nights and weekends, dial (920) 288-8000.


The Spiritual Care office is located on the first floor next to the Gift Shop near the In Patient Lobby.

Interfaith Chapel

The Interfaith Chapel is located on the first floor, just past Chaplain's office, and is open 24-hours a day for quiet meditation and prayer. The Chapel also has inspirational reading materials, Bibles, CareNotes, a Cross, a Star of David, a Native American Wheel of Life and Prayer Rugs.

Services Available

  • Semi-Annual Memorial Service
  • Grief Support Groups
  • Blessing of Hands
  • Book of Intentions - a place to journal prayerful concerns or intentions, located in the Interfaith Chapel
  • SHARE Memorial Service for fetal demise
  • Roman Catholic Communion per patient request
  • CISM - acute trauma defusing services for staff

Our Team

Renee Lubinski

Renée Lubinski

Lead Chaplain, Clinical Educator
Evangelical Free
Board Certified, HCMA
Specialty Training: Crisis Care, Medical Ethics, Palliative Care, Bereavement Care, Relationship Counseling, Organ/Tissue Designated Requestor, Staff Care

Ted Tromble

Ted Tromble

Staff Chaplain
Evangelical Presbyterian
Board Certified, ACPE
Specialty Training: Marriage and Family Therapy, Pre-op, Staff Care

Darren Beachy

Darren Beachy

Staff Chaplain
Church of Christ
Specialty Training: Oncology, Advance Care Planning Facilitator, Disaster Spiritual Care - American Red Cross trained responder, EPIC Trainer

Art Callesen

Art Callesen

Casual Chaplain
Missouri Synod Lutheran
Specialty Training: Organ/Tissue Designated Requestor, Adjunct Professor Concordia University-Religion and Spiritual Studies