As the grains of wheat once scattered on the hill were gathered into one to become our bread; so may all your people from all the ends of earth be gathered into one in you. The lines of Marty Haugen’s familiar hymn came to life for Dean Safe at his internship at Zion Lutheran Church in Pelican Rapids, Minn.
For Rev. Kelly Chatman, senior pastor at Redeemer Lutheran Church in North Minneapolis, a deep relationship with Luther Seminary takes many forms.
Gus and Mary Blanchard are not strangers to Luther Seminary. Their commitment to supporting the work of the larger church through the formation of church leaders has been strong for many years now. Gus’ leadership in the corporate world (CEO at Deluxe Corporation, among others) honed his appreciation for the importance of leadership. Mary and […]
“…if anyone is in Christ there is a new creation.” —2 Cor. 5:17
At Luther Seminary, students receive a rigorous and practical theological education based on classroom study and reflection about what it means to be a leader in today’s church.
What makes someone a pastor? Where does the ability come from? Emily Kuenker discovered the answers to these questions during one transformative summer of intensive clinical pastoral education.