Want to know President Richard Bliese’s hopes, plans and prayers for Luther Seminary? His speech from the September PARTNERS/Heritage Society donor appreciation event is now online for you to watch. Visit the https://www.luthersem.edu/gifts [Luther Seminary Giving pages.]
November 2005 Newsletter
Looking for a unique and significant gift to give your pastor, congregation, family member or friend? The Center for Lifelong Learning’s Holiday Gift Guide is here to assist you! DVDs, videos, audiotapes and books are available on many subjects, from the Bible to social issues to pop culture. https://www.luthersem.edu/lifelong_learning/holiday_gift_ideas_05.asp [Take a look now!]
Fantahun Beerarra understands the power of the Holy Spirit. Growing up in Ethiopia he found he was skillful with numbers. He studied for degrees in accounting, business and draftsmanship. For many years he worked as an accountant and planned to earn a Ph.D. in either physics or electrical engineering. But the Holy Spirit was prompting him to become involved in ministry.
Order your 2006 calendar(s) today, featuring “Christ Washing the Feet of St. Peter,” by renowned Japanese Christian artist Sadao Watanabe.
Consider giving a fine gift of Watanabe’s contemporary Christian artwork to a co-worker, relative or friend.
The Katrina Emergency Tax Relief Act (KETRA) provides a brief window of opportunity for donors to make additional gifts (or pay off an existing pledge) to their favorite qualified charities by withdrawing funds from their IRA or other qualified retirement plan between August 28, 2005 and December 31, 2005. Whereas cash gifts are normally only […]
The Rev. Dr. Richard Bliese was installed as president of Luther Seminary by ELCA Presiding Bishop Mark Hanson on Sunday, Oct. 23, at Central Lutheran Church, Minneapolis.
https://www.luthersem.edu/president [See more photos of the event.]