Marthe Louise Barth and Andrew John Hjortshoj have announced their engagement.
Marthe is the daughter of Timothy and Cynthia Barth of Tiffin. She is a 2007 graduate of Columbian High School and a 2011 graduate of Lincoln Christian University, Illinois. She is a children's ministry intern at First Christian Church, Champaign, Ill.
Andrew is the son of Chad and Brenda Hjortshoj of Hanna City, Ill. He is a 2009 graduate of Illini Bluffs High School and expects to graduate in May 2014 from Lincoln Christian University, Lincoln, Ill.
The couple has planned a Sept. 8, 2012, wedding.