CTSFW Campus Visit for College Students Interested in Becoming a Pastor or Deaconess

FORT WAYNE, Ind. (CTSFW)— For those undergraduates who are considering training in either pastoral ministry or diakonal service, Christ Academy College (for men) and Phoebe Academy College (for women) offer a firsthand experience of how Concordia Theological Seminary (CTSFW), Fort Wayne, forms its students in accord with a confessional Lutheran identity. The four-day event, taking place November 2–5, immerses young men and women in the classes, worship and day-to-day life which shapes pastors faithful to the Holy Scriptures and deaconesses who are equipped to...

Luther Hostel at CTSFW Focuses on the Reformation’s 500th Anniversary

FORT WAYNE, Ind. (CTSFW)— This year at Luther Hostel Concordia Theological Seminary (CTSFW), Fort Wayne, faculty will present on “Christ for Us: Celebrating the 500th Anniversary of the Reformation.” Over three days, from November 1–3, participants will meet together to hear such presentations as “Christ for Us? Wrestling with Luther’s Notion of the Hidden God,” “The Separation of Church and State Is Not What Luther Meant” and “Afterthoughts on the Year of Luther’s Commemoration.” In addition to 12 sessions on these and other topics,...

Visit CTSFW to Prayerfully Consider a Future in Pastoral or Diakonal Service

FORT WAYNE, Ind. (CTSFW)— Are you or anyone you know thinking seriously about becoming a pastor or deaconess? Beginning on Thursday morning, October 12, and ending at noon on Saturday, October 14, Concordia Theological Seminary (CTSFW), Fort Wayne, is hosting a Prayerfully Consider Visit for men and women considering a future in pastoral or diakonal ministry. Both college students and second-career candidates are welcome to this free, three-day event. Room and board in the dorms and dining hall are included as a part of...

LCMS President Harrison preacher for 500th Anniversary Reformation Service at CTSFW

FORT WAYNE, Ind. (CTSFW)— “Out of love for the truth and from desire to elucidate it, the Reverend Father Martin Luther, Master of Arts and Sacred Theology, and ordinary lecturer therein at Wittenberg, intends to defend the following statements and to dispute on them in that place. Therefore he asks that those who cannot be present and dispute with him orally shall do so in their absence by letter. In the name of our Lord Jesus Christ, Amen.” So begins the 95 Theses, nailed...

Upcoming Events at CTSFW—October 2017

FORT WAYNE, Ind. (CTSFW)— Check out the upcoming events offered by Concordia Theological Seminary (CTSFW), 6600 N. Clinton Street, Fort Wayne, Indiana.  For additional information concerning all events, please go to www.ctsfw.edu or phone 260.452.2100. Please note that all times for campus events are Eastern Time. As we approach the 500th anniversary of the Reformation, CTSFW has collected a number of resources and events to help you learn more and celebrate with us. Go to www.ctsfw.edu/Reformation-500 to find lectures from our recent CTSFW Reformation Lecture Series, articles,...