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Global Vision - Spring 2011

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Upcoming Events

Mark your calendar for these upcoming GMI and Luther Seminary events.

Please enjoy photos from GMI events throughout the 2010-11 academic year.

Upcoming GMI Events

Benefit Concert
"Love All Around the World II"

Classically trained vocalists and musicians from around the world join Mikyoung Park, (M.S.M., '07, current M.Div. student) to present this concert. A free-will donation to support the international student scholarship fund at Luther Seminary will be taken.

Sat., May 14
6:30 p.m.
Chapel of the Incarnation
Olson Campus Center
1490 Fulham St., St. Paul, Minn.

End of the Year Celebration

A service and reception honoring the members of the international student community completing their studies in 2011. Kindred, a music ministry team from Youth Encounter who has traveled through Peru, Bolivia and the U.S. this year will provide music and lead the global worship service.

Wed., May 18
5:30 p.m.
Chapel of the Cross
Northwestern Hall
1501 Fulham St., St. Paul, Minn.

For more information contact the GMI or call 651-641-3487.

Burgess Lecture on Global Mission

Speaker, date and time to be announced by late summer.

Upcoming Luther Seminary Events

Hein-Fry Lecture

"Hearing the Word: Lutherans Read the Bible with the Ecumenical World"
Elieshi Mungure, Makumira University College, Tanzania

Thurs., April 14
11 a.m., (public reception at 10 a.m.)
Chapel of the Incarnation
Olson Campus Center, Luther Seminary
1490 Fulham St., St. Paul, Minn.


Book of Faith Jubilee

"Inspiring Everyday People to Engage the Bible"

April 29-May 1
Luther Seminary

Keynote Speakers:
Nadia Bolz-Weber, Founding Pastor, House for All Sinners and Saints, Denver, Colo.
Jessicah Duckworth, Associate Professor of Christian Formation and Teaching, Wesley Theological Seminary, Washington, D.C.
Craig Koester, Professor of New Testament, Luther Seminary
John Roberto, President and Founder,  LifelongFaith Associates

Worship Leader:
Kelly Chatman, Pastor, Redeeemer Lutheran, Minneapolis


Commencement 2011

Saturday, May 28, 2011
3 p.m., Senior class photo and campus open house
4 p.m., Worship with holy communion
(place to be announced)
Followed by a community meal

Sunday, May 29, 2011
3 p.m. Commencement
Central Lutheran Church
Minneapolis, Minn.
Followed by the ringing of the carillon and a reception