Mike Thress is the pastor of Faith Lutheran Church in Bear, Delaware. He holds a Bachelor of Arts degree from Valparaiso University (Indiana) in Classics (Latin and Greek) and a Master of Divinity degree from Concordia Seminary, St. Louis. He is the father of four children and enjoys playing music (piano and guitar), running, and hiking in his spare time. Mike has enjoyed being a part of the MSA community as a parent since 2013. He is co-teaching Biblical Fundamentals with Dan Varnell.