SPECIAL REFORMATION 500TH ANNIVERSARY EVENT AND MISSION SPEAKER
Saturday, July 29, 2017
Beginning at 9:00 AM
(ending around 2:00 PM – lunch will be served)
Trinity Lutheran Church (LCMS)
5434 Church Street
Boulder Junction, Wisconsin
“The Lutheran Reformation’s Answer to Sin, Death, and the Devil”
A day-retreat with
Rev. Dr. Robert Bennett
Executive Director of The Luther Academy & guest professor at Concordia Theological Seminary, Fort Wayne, Indiana. We will also be hearing about the mission work of The Luther Academy in training pastors around the world. www.lutheracademy.com
Celebrating 500 Years of
the Lutheran Reformation
An offering will be gathered to offset Dr. Bennett’s expenses and to provide a generous donation to the support of the Luther Academy’s mission to train Lutheran pastors throughout the world where there are not full-time seminaries.
Please bring a generous offering from your household and church as we give thanks to God for His blessings in the Lutheran Reformation for 500 years.
Please RSVP if able. Please come anyway if you decide last minute.
Contact: Rev. John Frahm – 715-385-2267
Rev. Dr. Robert H. Bennett is the executive director of Luther Academy. Before accepting the position to Luther Academy, Dr. Bennett served as the administrative pastor of Trinity Lutheran Church and School in Reese, Michigan (2009-2014) and senior pastor of Our Savior Lutheran Church in Benzonia, Michigan (2001-2009). He enjoys teaching in the areas of the Lutheran Confessions and pastoral theology. Dr. Bennett also serves as an international mission specialist and Guest Professor of Missions at Concordia Theological Seminary in Fort Wayne, Indiana. The Lord has blessed him and Angela, his wife of 25 years, with four children: two sons (Robert & Joseph) and two daughters (Amy & Kate). His hobbies are collecting books and traveling. Dr. Bennett holds the degrees of B.A. from Concordia University, Ann Arbor (Human Resource Management); M.Div. (Exegetical Studies); S.T.M. (Exegetical Studies); and Ph.D. (Missiology) from Concordia Theological Seminary, Fort Wayne Indiana. His Ph.D. research focused on the growth of the Lutheran Church of Madagascar (F.L.M.). Dr. Bennett’s research has led to the publishing of his first book on the subject of Malagasy Lutheranism, I Am Not Afraid: Demon Possession and Spiritual Warfare. Dr. Bennett is also the author of Afraid: Demon Possession and Spiritual Warfare in America and numerous journal articles and book reviews. Both of the “Afraid” books are available from Concordia Publishing House.