Today we welcome Rev. Michael Salemink who will be sharing God’s Holy Word with us. Rev. Salemink began serving as executive director of Lutherans For Life in January 2016. He received a B.A. in Theology from Concordia University Chicago, River Forest, IL, in 1999 and a Master of Divinity from Concordia Theological Seminary, Fort Wayne, IN., in 2003. He has served as pastor of St. John’s Lutheran Church, Webster, MN, (2003-2005) and as associate pastor of St. James Lutheran Church and School in Lafayette, IN. (2005-2015). Pastor Salemink and his wife, Heather, have been married 17 years and reside in St. Louis, MO, where they attend Immanuel Lutheran Church, Olivette, with their three sons: Christian, Nathan, and Luke. Pastor Salemink writes regularly and speaks nationwide equipping Lutherans to be Gospel-motivated voices for life.