Our Pastor

Pastor Rev. Dr. Wayne Braun was born in Bensenville, Illinois in 1958. He married his wife Linda, in 1980. They have been blessed with 4 children. Pastor Benjamin Braun is married to Anna, has 3 children (Kyah, Dillan and Hailey) and serves a congregation in Penfield, NY. Jonathan, their second son, is married to Theodora, had one son (Kellan) and is a missionary in Budapest, Hungary. Their daughter, Bethany is married to Jason Barnhart, has one son (John Wayne), lives in Corinth, TX and is an educator. Steven, their youngest son, is a student at Concordia Theological Seminary at Fort Wayne, IN.

Pastor Braun received both an AA degree (1978) and a BA (1980) from Concordia College Milwaukee, WI. He then studied at Concordia Seminary in St. Louis, receiving his Master of Divinity in 1984. In 1997 he completed his Doctor of Ministry Degree at Concordia Seminary in St. Louis. Before becoming Pastor of Trinity in 2014, Pastor Braun served as Pastor of –

St. Matthew Lutheran Meadow Grove, NE and St. Paul Lutheran, Rural Tilden, NE (1984-1990)
First Lutheran in Texarkana, TX (1990-1997)
Lamb of God Lutheran in Flower Mound, TX (2001 – 2014)

From 1997-2001 He was Campus Pastor and Assistant Professor of Theology at Concordia University, WI

Pastor Braun's involvement with missions began in 1999 when he was first elected to the Board of Directors of Lutheran Bible Translators. He served a total of 14 years on the LBT Board, including a number of years as Board Chair. In addition he has served on the stewardship committee of the Nebraska District, the Board of Directors of the South Wisconsin District, a couple of terms as a Circuit Counselor in Texas, on the Board of the Women's Leadership Institute and a term as a member of the Board of Regents of Concordia University Wisconsin.

Pastor and Linda love cooking, going out to eat, traveling and being with their children and grandchildren. He loves photography, making photo books, reading and movies. He can never thank God enough for the opportunity to share His love as a Pastor. He loves preaching, teaching, working with people, and mentoring young people for ministry.

To Contact Pastor Braun

Church Phone Number - 069-9563-1066
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