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For Men


Annual Normandale Men's Retreat

Friday, January 26, 6:00-9:00pm and Saturday, January 27, 9:00am-12:30pm | NLC

Gentlemen, mark your calendars for the annual men's retreat! Join together for intentional time of faithful learning, fun, food, relaxation, worship, and joyful relationships among dudes. A great way to engage in joy and rest! This year's featured speaker is Matt Skinner, Professor of New Testament at Luther Seminary, who will present "Jesus, the Kingdom of God, and the Kingdoms of this World". 
Cost is $45 per person, and includes Friday dinner, Saturday breakfast & lunch.
Sign up by clicking the link below or sign up at the Welcome Center on Sundays to reserve your spot!

Men’s Monday Morning Bible Study

Mondays, starting September 11  |  7:00-8:00 am  |  Lower Level Conference Room
Start the week connecting with men of faith. Bible study meets Mondays from 7:00-8:00 am, September–May, in the Lower Level Conference Room.

Questions? Contact Phil Larson, Men’s Monday Morning Bible Study leader, at or 952.994.7898.

New to Bible study or interested in additional resources?

Professor Craig Koester (Luther Seminary) has been teaching a course called Genesis to Revelation for years. Lay students and seminarians enjoy this chronological overview of scripture. His free audio podcasts highlight reoccurring themes, build connections between books and his passion is contagious. If you are new to bible study or this part of scripture, consider beginning here:

Luther Seminary has created a valuable online resource called Enter the Bible. This database is filled with searchable history, summaries and visuals that help you dive into scripture with deeper context and clarity.

Additional NLC Men Events

Held periodically throughout the year
Throughout the year, men's events are held to build community, friendships, and have a good time together. Recent events include a men's retreat, a trip to the Fulton Brewery, and bowling night at the Park Tavern, and a men's Advent breakfast. Stay tuned for more events coming this year!