Who We Are

Who We Are

Our Mission

The goal of Burden & Blessing is to provide Biblical truth and encouragement in your life. We strive to produce blog articles and podcast episodes that touch on pertinent topics in our modern age and what God says about them. Why do we call ourselves Burden & Blessing? See the answer HERE. If you are edified by what you hear please subscribe to our blog!

Our Team

natalPastor Nathanael Mayhew serves two congregations, Grace Evangelical Lutheran Church in Sleepy Eye, MN and Faith Lutheran Church in New Ulm, MN. Nathanael has served in the public ministry since 2002. In addition to being a spiritual shepherd, he also serves on the Board of Missions for the Church of the Lutheran Confession. He has made several trips overseas to Africa and India, helping assist the gospel ministry in those countries.

Pastor Neal Radichel serves Luther Memorial Church in Fond du lac, WI and has worked in the public ministry since 2007. He has a variety of gifts and talents, especially in the fields of preaching, evangelism, and music. Prior to serving Luther Memorial, Neal served a congregation in the Bay area of Mountain View, CA.

screenhunter_30-feb-23-16-08Pastor Mark Tiefel serves Redemption Lutheran Church in Lynnwood, WA and has been serving in the public ministry since 2011. Before coming to the greater Seattle area, he served in Morris, MN.  Mark enjoys finding ways to share the absolute truth of the gospel in fresh ways and defending the Christian faith with clarity, especially from the perspective of writing.

Contact Us

Have a question or comment? Email us at burdenandblessing@gmail.com.