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15 May 2017

Festival of Homiletics

Monday, May 15-Friday, May 19

The 25th Festival of Homiletics will be held in San Antonio, Texas. This year's theme is "Preaching on the Borders." Be inspired by God’s Word proclaimed by some of the nation’s finest preachers and teachers. Experience the fellowship of more than a thousand preachers. Learn and worship in an atmosphere that’s dynamic, friendly, nurturing and prophetic. Come renew, refresh and recharge your spirit. Find out more information here: http://www.festivalofhomiletics.com/

20 May 2017

Baccalaureate

Saturday, May 20, 2-3 p.m.

Graduating students and their families and friends gather for worship and celebration on the eve of commencement. Find out more at https://www.luthersem.edu/commencement/

21 May 2017

148th Commencement

Sunday, May 21, 3-5 p.m.

Join us as we commission our graduates and send them out to continue in their ministries. Find out more at www.luthersem.edu/commencement

15 Jun 2017

Mental Health Table Talks Session I

Thursday, Jun 15, 8-9:30 a.m.

Session I: Out of the Miry Bog: Voices of Depression and Pastoral Care The 2017 Breakfasts series focuses on Mental Health Table Talks. Faith communities are not always equipped or responsive when working with members who live with mental health issues. This series seeks to offer theological and pastoral insights, as well as provide medical information. Participants will have opportunities to share experiences or ask questions in order to help their own faith community grow in awareness and care ...

20 Jul 2017

Mental Health Table Talks Session II

Thursday, Jul 20, 8-9:30 a.m.

Session II: Who Am I When I don't Remember Who I Am? Dementia Theology and Pastoral Care The 2017 Breakfasts series focuses on Mental Health Table Talks. Faith communities are not always equipped or responsive when working with members who live with mental health issues. This series seeks to offer theological and pastoral insights, as well as provide medical information. Participants will have opportunities to share experiences or ask questions in order to help their own faith community grow in awareness ...

26 Jul 2017

Rethinking Church: Better Questions, Bolder Experiments

Wednesday, Jul 26-Friday, Jul 28

Are we still doing Sunday morning just like it's 1950? In what ways have our worship, education and fellowship changed? How is the Holy Spirit forming community in our contexts in 2017? In the last century, Christian congregations in North America largely imagined their mission as attracting people to Sunday morning. Active Christians were imagined as those who show up. Congregations were taught to measure attendance and offerings. If you are ready to ask different questions than simply how to get ...

17 Aug 2017

Mental Health Table Talks Session III

Thursday, Aug 17, 8-9:30 a.m.

Session III: Rearranging the Puzzle Pieces: Autism, Faith and Faith Communities The 2017 Breakfasts series focuses on Mental Health Table Talks. Faith communities are not always equipped or responsive when working with members who live with mental health issues. This series seeks to offer theological and pastoral insights, as well as provide medical information. Participants will have opportunities to share experiences or ask questions in order to help their own faith community grow in awareness ...

27 Aug 2017

First Week

Sunday, Aug 27-Thursday, Aug 31

Luther Seminary welcomes new students for orientation. For more information, go to www.luthersem.edu/firstweek or click the button below.

2 Oct 2017

Working Preacher Presents: The Craft of Preaching

Monday, Oct 2-Wednesday, Oct 4

Do you ever wonder what’s behind the scenes of some of the sermons you hear at big preaching conferences with famous preachers? Have you always wanted a practical preaching conference where you can learn some new methods for constructing a sermon and honing your homiletical skills? Three top teachers of preachers will preach a sermon and then tell you how they got there, with plenty of time for Q&A. Workshops will provide hands-on experience with practitioners dedicated to homiletical issues. Bring ...

Office Closed

Luther Seminary offices are closed on these dates in 2017:

April 14 - Good Friday
May 29 - Memorial Day
July 3-4 - Independence Day
Sept. 4 - Labor Day
Nov. 23-24 - Thanksgiving
Dec. 22-Jan. 2 - Christmas