This year’s primary speaker will be Dr. Mark Allen Powell, professor of New Testament at Trinity Lutheran Seminary, Columbus, Ohio.
His theme will be “Retirement as Vocation” as he discusses what the Bible says about aging.
Dr. Powell is Professor of New Testament at Trinity Lutheran Seminary in Columbus, Ohio, and an internationally known biblical scholar. He is General Editor of the HarperCollins Bible Dictionary and author of more than 25 other books in biblical studies. As a hobby, he works as a professional rock music critic, specializing in Christian artists. He is a native Texan and plans to return to Texas when his “exile in Ohio” ends. He and his wife have four adult children.
The North Texas SeniorFest 2015 is sponsored by:
Adult Lutherans Organized for Action
In cooperation with
The Texas District of the LCMS
The NTNL Mission Area of the ELCA
With financial support from:
North Central Texas Chapter of Thrivent Financial for Lutherans
ALOA, Adult Lutherans Organized for Action, is an inter-Lutheran movement that provides resources for older adult ministry of the ELCA and LCMS. ALOA’s mission is to equip mature adults to celebrate and serve.
SeniorFest events gather adults, ages fifty and above, for learning, and fellowship with the intent to invigorate their physical, spiritual, social, and mental well-being. This is the eighth annual North Texas SeniorFest.