Mr, Hennig was born in Lansing, Michigan, and attended Lutheran Elementary School through grade 8. He attended Michigan Lutheran Seminary in Saginaw, Michigan when he realized that his talents and abilities would best serve the Lord in the teaching ministry. Mr. Hennig spent four years at Dr. Martin Luther College and graduated in 1995 with a B.S. in Elementary Education. He was called to teach at Zion Lutheran School in Hartland, Wisconsin. There he served as the 3-4 grade teacher and Athletic Director. In 1999, he was called to teach 5-6 grade and serve as Martin Luther’s Athletic Director. Mr. Hennig serves as Principal and teacher at Martin Luther School. Mr. Hennig and his wife Ellen have three children.
Favorite Bible Passage: These words from the prophet Isaiah give Mr. Hennig comfort during difficult times in his life because he knows that God is in complete control. Jeremiah 29:11 "For I know the plans I have for you,” declares the LORD, “plans to prosper you and not to harm you, plans to give you hope and a future."
Mrs. Martin was born in Findlay, OH and attended Trinity Lutheran in Jenera, OH for grade school. She went to high school at Michigan Lutheran Seminary and went on to Martin Luther College, graduating in 2007 with a B.S. in Elementary and Early Childhood Education. She married Mr. Greg Martin while attending MLC.
Mrs. Martin was assigned to Shepherd Lutheran School in Albuquerque, NM and served as director and preschool teacher there for five years. While living in Albuquerque, the Martins were blessed with their two sons. She then moved to Jackson, MI to serve as the director of Jesus Loves Me Learning Center. After five years in Michigan, Mrs. Martin accepted the call to serve as director and Pre-K teacher here at Martin Luther.
Mrs. Martin’s favorite Bible passages are Joshua 1:9 "Have I not commanded you? Be strong and courageous. Do not be afraid; do not be discouraged, for the Lord your God will be with you wherever you go." and Jeremiah 29:11, "For I know the plans I have for you," declares the Lord, "plans to prosper you and not to harm you, plans to give you a hope and a future." Both of these passages are reminders that no matter where Mrs. Martin and her family are serving, the Lord is with them and guiding them.