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N. Martin Mielke, III 

Pastor, Ascension Lutheran Church


Phone: 941-371-2978

What is truth?
Why do bad things happen in the world?

Is heaven real, and am I going there?

Faith Foundations at Ascension is an "all questions welcome" Bible class in Sarasota, Florida. Open to the public, this class is where you will discover what the Bible says about your life. If you've struggled to understand the basics of Christianity, have deeper questions, or are simply curious about what the Bible is all about, this is the class for you.

Faith Foundations: Come Discover Biblical Truth!

Ascension Lutheran Church    @   800 McIntosh Rd., Sarasota, FL 34232 (near Fruitville Road)

The sessions are no-cost and there is no obligation to attend services or donate. Come, learn, ask, and share with other curious minds alongside the seminary-trained veteran pastor of our congregation, Pastor Marty Mielke. Pastor Mielke received his BA from Northwestern College, Watertown, WI and his Master of Divinity from Wisconsin Lutheran Seminary.

No questions off limits, at no cost, no strings attached. Bring a friend, enjoy some coffee and honest study! Faith Foundations is a starting point for understanding the simple truths of Scripture and a great way to connect with others with similar questions. It's also a a great refresher course in the foundational truths of the Bible!


  Register now!

- Gourmet Coffee, juice and light refreshments make it enjoyable!

- Find answers to CORE questions like: What exactly is “sin” and what
does it do to me? What is grace? What’s the relationship between
Faith and Good Works? What role do I play in my salvation?


- Find answers to INTRIGUING questions like: Why did God put the
tree in the Garden of Eden if He knew Adam and Eve would eat from
it? Or, how did the evil angels fall away? What was Satan’s first sin?
What will happen on Judgment Day?


Thursday evenings from 6:30pm – 8:00pm beginning August 24, 2023

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