Pastor Ben Golisch was born in West Allis, Wisconsin, but spent most of his formative years living in Michigan. Pastor Golisch graduated high school in 1988 from Michigan Lutheran Seminary in Saginaw, Michigan. He received his Bachelor of Liberal Arts degree in 1992 from Northwestern College in Watertown, Wisconsin. He received his Masters of Divinity degree in 1996 from Wisconsin Lutheran Seminary in Mequon, Wisconsin.

From 1996-2003, Pastor Golisch served Prince of Peace Lutheran Church in Martinez, Georgia. From June of 2003 to June 2018, he served King of Kings in Maitland, FL. He has also served congregations in Irmo, South Carolina; Savannah, Georgia; Litchfield, Minnesota; Petoskey, Michigan; Novi, Michigan; and Nashua, New Hampshire in various ways for various lengths of time.

Pastor Golisch serves as the pastor here at St. Paul Lutheran Church.

Although Pastor Golisch grew up in the greater Detroit area, he is comfortable in the big city or
out in the wide-open country, up north or down south, on land or on the water. His interests include all sorts of sports, jigsaw puzzles, and being a father to his three sons and a husband to his wife. They’ve been married since 1994.

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Pastor Robert Fleischmann was born in Pleasanton, CA and raised in Lake Geneva, WI. He is a 1979 graduate of Bethany Lutheran College in Mankato, MN and a 1983 graduate of Wisconsin Lutheran Seminary in Mequon, WI.

From 1983 to 1988 Pastor Fleischmann served as a Home Missionary Pastor at Good Shepherd Lutheran Church in Plymouth, WI. In 1988 he accepted the call to serve as the first (and only) full-time National Director of Christian Life Resources, a pro-life and pro-family agency theologically affiliated with the Wisconsin Evangelical Lutheran Synod and Evangelical Lutheran Synod. He writes extensively on life and family issues and preaches and presents extensively throughout North America. He also holds the position of Adjunct Professor of Philosophy in the Bioethics Department at Concordia University in Mequon, as well as Adjunct at Wisconsin Lutheran Seminary in Mequon, WI. He continues to hold these positions as he now serves St. Paul as Administrative Pastor. Beginning on July 1, 2019, Pastor Fleischmann will return as full-time National Director of Christian Life Resources. He will continue to preach at St. Paul once each month and will assist in an administrative pastoral role at the church.

Pastor Fleischmann and his wife, Diane, have been members at St. Paul since 1999, and they live in the country outside of Allenton. Their family consists of Pastor Fleischmann’s parents who live next door to them. They have 8 children and 15 grandchildren.

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What does the Lord require of you? To act justly and to love mercy and to walk humbly with our God. ~ Micah 6:8