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August 2012

Stewardship: A well of missional possibilities

More than 370 people from around the country, both lay and clergy, attended our three-day Rethinking Stewardship conference in July. It was clear at the event that church people know that stewardship matters for mission.

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Planned gifts help Gary Austin fulfill desire to support future church leaders

Throughout his life, Gary Austin has served as an active volunteer in his church and community. Not only is he a dedicated volunteer, but he also regularly gives to charitable organizations, including Luther Seminary.

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Do you have talents for ministry?

Not quite sure where your passion for ministry and service will lead you? Come to Luther Seminary for Dokimazo, a two-day event for sharing stories and discerning your call to Christian public leadership.

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Feeding the 36,000

Luther Seminary's dining services staff baked and donated 1900 loaves of communion bread for the 2012 ELCA Youth Gathering in New Orleans this summer. Want to see how they did it?

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Valparaiso University Chorale to perform at Luther Seminary

Voices will join together this fall to celebrate the Reformation on the Luther Seminary campus.

On Sunday, Oct. 28, the seminary will host Singing the ...

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Preaching the Story at this year's Celebration of Biblical Preaching

Teaching and preaching the story is perhaps the great challenge for this generation of preachers, and we are eager to help you meet that challenge with ...

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Connecting faith and finances

More than 360 pastors and faith leaders gathered at Luther Seminary July 24-26 for the second biennial Rethinking Stewardship conference. This year's conference ...

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Meet us at the fair!

Cheese curds, corndogs and Bibles on a stick? The Minnesota State Fair is just weeks away. From Aug. 23-Sept. 3, folks from far and wide will come to the ...

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Nominate a fellow alum for the Faithfulness in Ministry Award

Faithful ministry comes in many forms. The Luther Seminary Alumni/ae Council annually recognizes exemplary faithfulness of its alums through the Faithfulness ...

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Join us on the Road to Emmaus

The eighth annual Missional Church Consultation will be held Nov. 9-10 at Luther Seminary. This year, we'll explore the missional church and global media ...

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Faculty book recommendation

Mark Granquist, associate professor of church history, recommends "Preaching from Home: The Stories of Seven Lutheran Women Hymn Writers," by Gracia Grindal, ...

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