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Discern Your Call

Where will ministry take you?

Dokimazo is offered in the fall and in the spring. This event is a time to share your stories and discern your call to Christian public leadership.


  • A Greek word meaning to put to the test, prove, examine, discern
  • An event at Luther Seminary filled with the sharing of stories and discerning your invitation to Christian public leadership

Tentative schedule

October 11-12, 2015

3:00 p.m. Registration begins
3:00-3:30 p.m.                    Registration/Getting to know each other
3:30-4:30 p.m. Introduction to Discernment: Vocation, Calling, Passion
5 p.m. Church in context
6:30 p.m. Dinner in Minneapolis/St. Paul
8:30 p.m. Dessert and Conversations
8:00 a.m. Breakfast with a greeting from the President and Dean of Students
9:00 a.m. The Life of Faith and Leadership as a Seminary Student (student panel)
10:00 a.m. Academic Preparation for Your Calling (faculty panel)
11:00 a.m. Chapel
11:30 a.m. Lunch
12:30 p.m. Attend a Class or Take a Campus Tour
1:30 p.m. Attend a Class or Take a Campus Tour
2:45 p.m. Discernment into the World
3:30 p.m. Closing and Sending

Please let us know if you have questions about any of our prospective student events!