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2018 Mid-Winter Convocation

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Oct. 27-28, 2017

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The Call to “I AM”: A Five-Part Lenten Series
January 16, 2018

The Call to “I AM”: A Five-Part Lenten Series

Working Preacher’s Lenten Series this year focuses on the “I AM” statements in the Gospel of John for the sake of intentional reflection on and proclamation of ...

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Nevertheless She Preached
January 16, 2018

Nevertheless She Preached

When the news broke that my Baptist seminary would be hosting a lecture by a religious leader known for his opposition to women in ministry, I chose not to care. In the era of Trump, ...

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You Are Never Alone
January 14, 2018

You Are Never Alone

This past week, I had an appointment with my therapist whom I had not seen in eight months. This session was likely the last time I will meet with her in person after eleven years. ...

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Stewardship of Community
January 16, 2018

Stewardship of Community

I was recently approached by a congregation looking for advice on advertising. You see, they wanted more people to attend their church and give money to their budget. So, they figured, ...

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The Demand of Stewardship
January 9, 2018

The Demand of Stewardship

Stewardship calls us to share. Sure, there’s the money part of sharing, but really, stewardship is much more than that -- sharing our spiritual gifts, our time, our listening ...

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Stewarding Calls
January 2, 2018

Stewarding Calls

The newsletter kicks off the new year with a series of articles contemplating the leadership required for today’s church and world. Today, my friend and colleague at Luther ...

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(One of) My Favorite Bible Passage(s) - Exodus 24-40
December 1, 2015

(One of) My Favorite Bible Passage(s) - Exodus 24-40

Podcast features Luther Seminary professors Eric Barreto, Kathryn Schifferdecker and Sarah Henrich.

How to choose? Almost every script passage repays study by unfolding into a ...

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Wonder and Inquiry - Diane Jacobson on Psalm 121
November 1, 2015

Wonder and Inquiry - Diane Jacobson on Psalm 121

My favorite Bible passage for today is Psalm 121.

1 I lift up my eyes to the hills-- from where will my help come?
2 My help is from the LORD, maker of heaven and earth.
3 He will ...

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No Favorite, but Plenty of 'Aha' Moments - Fred Gaiser
October 1, 2015

No Favorite, but Plenty of 'Aha' Moments - Fred Gaiser

Podcast discussion with Eric Barreto, Cameron Howard and Fred Gaiser. Article written by Fred Gaiser.

When asked about my favorite Bible passage, my first response is that I don’t ...

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Latest Podcasts and Video

SB583 - Fourth Sunday after Epiphany

1-20-2018
Discussion on Revised Common Lectionary texts for Fourth Sunday after Epiphany (Jan. 28, 2018): (Gospel) read more

NL303: Nicodemus

1-20-2018
This is the podcast for John 3:1-21, the Narrative Lectionary reading for Jan. 28, 2018, featuring Profs. read more

(One of) My Favorite Bible Passage(s) - Exodus 24-40

12-1-2015

Podcast features Luther Seminary professors Eric Barreto, Kathryn Schifferdecker and Sarah Henrich.

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2018 MLK Jr. Day - Kenneth Wheeler - "Not a Myth, but a Man"

2018 MLK Jr. Day - Kenneth Wheeler - "Not a Myth, but a Man"

The Rev. Kenneth Wheeler spoke at Luther Seminary on Jan. 15, 2018, on the theme, "Not a Myth But a Man." Wheeler, is a retired pastor of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America, led an in-depth exploration into how King’s particular human context both strengthens his witness and ...
Don Saliers - 2017 Reformation Festival

Don Saliers - 2017 Reformation Festival

"Saint and Sinners Sound the Glory," by Dr. Don Saliers, William R. Cannon Distinguished Professor Emeritus of Theology and Worship, Candler School of Theology. The 2017 Reformation Festival, held Oct. 27-28 at Luther Seminary, St. Paul, Minn., brought speakers and musicians together ...
Deanna Thompson - 2017 Reformation Festival

Deanna Thompson - 2017 Reformation Festival

"The Viral Reformer and the Virtual Body of Christ," by Dr. Deanna A. Thompson, Professor of Religion, Hamline University, St. Paul, Minn. The 2017 Reformation Festival, held Oct. 27-28 at Luther Seminary, St. Paul, Minn., brought speakers and musicians together to commemorate the ...
Raquel Lettsome  - The Craft of Preaching 2017

Raquel Lettsome - The Craft of Preaching 2017

Raquel St. Clair Lettsome preaches on Luke 13:10-17 and shares the process that she used to create the sermon at "Working Preacher Presents: The Craft of Preaching" on Oct. 3, 2017, at Luther Seminary. Dr. Lettsome is Associate Minister at Union A.M.E. Church, Warwick, N.Y., and Managing ...