Who We Are
Pastor Mark Braaten
Ministry and Related Service
Previously served congregations in Kentucky, Colorado, New Mexico, and Minnesota. Author of two books Come Lord Jesus A Study in Revelation" and "Prayer as Joy, Prayer as Struggle". Co-author of two books of children’s sermons, and has written numerous articles, devotions, etc.
Bachelors degree in Religion in 1977 from Augsburg College in Minneapolis, MN Masters of Divinity degree in 1981 from Luther Seminary in St. Paul, MN Doctor of Ministry degree in 2005 from Luther Seminary in St. Paul, MN
Born and raised in Virginia, Minnesota (Still refers to Northern Minnesota as “the Holy Land”). Married to Karen with three children – Amber, Christopher, and Cassaundra. Enjoys running (slowly), fishing, and trying to keep up with his children.