Tom Braun, Pastor
Pastor Tom Braun, an evangelist, loves connecting people to Jesus. His favorite Bible verse is Romans 1:16: “I am not ashamed of the gospel, because it is the power of God for the salvation of everyone who believes.”
He is the pastor of this new congregation, River of LIFE Lutheran Church, St. Peter, Minnesota, which was established on December 11, 2016.
Tom has served as pastor at two other mission congregations: Christ Victorious, Chaska, MN and Family of Christ, Andover (now Ham Lake), MN. He also served the dual parishes of St. John and Peace Lutheran Churches in Claremont, MN and St. Matthew Lutheran Church, Worthington, MN.
Pastor Braun and his wife, Colleen, reside in St. Peter. They have two sons— Darren and his wife, Amy, and Curtis and his wife, Laura—and a grandson.