Story Magazine

First Quarter, 2006

Insight for Pastors

* Here's a Treasure Trove of Study Guides, Presentations and More for You and Your Congregation from Luther D.Min. Students

Looking for faith formation study materials? In need of some strategies to guide your congregation through an assessment of its life and ministry? Want some practical ideas on personal time management? Several Doctor of Ministry students in the Congregational Mission and Leadership (CML) program have posted projects on the CML Web site for you and your congregation. Visit www.luthersem.edu/dmin, click on "Congregational Mission and Leadership" and "Read our students' projects." Keep checking back, new projects are being added!

* Talk to a D.Min. Student about Taking Your Ministry to the Next Level

You've been thinking about applying to one of Luther's D. Min. programs, but you've got lots of questions, like: Is it right for me? How does one juggle ministry, study and one's personal life? Students from Luther Seminary's Doctor of Ministry degree programs in Biblical Preaching and Congregational Mission and Leadership are available to help you answer some of these questions. They'll describe what the program is like for them and what it means to their ministry. Go online to www.luthersem.edu/dmin, click on either program, and then "Talk to a Student." Or call 651-641-3203.