Upcoming Music Events at CTSFW

FORT WAYNE, Ind. (CTSFW)— Much like the Lutheran church itself, Concordia Theological Seminary (CTSFW), Fort Wayne, has a rich history of music. The Seminary holds music events in Kramer Chapel throughout the year, which are open to the public for either worship, enjoyment or both. There are six opportunities coming up through the end of the year.   Tuesday, October 31 at 7:30 p.m. Reformation Anniversary Vespers with the Concordia Lutheran High School Chamber Choir, Seminary Kantorei and Seminary Schola Cantorum. Sunday, November 5...

Advent Preaching Workshop on Prayer, Meditation and Trial

FORT WAYNE, Ind. (CTSFW)— “Take care,” Dr. Martin Luther wrote in his preface to the Wittenberg Edition of Luther’s German Writings, “that you do not grow weary or think that you have done enough when you have read, heard, and spoken once or twice, and that you then have complete understanding. You will never be a particularly good theologian if you do that.” The study of Scripture, according to Luther, requires prayer, meditation and trial, and thus he named his method of...

Upcoming Events at CTSFW—November 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,...

Barronelle Stutzman Visited Campus to Share Her Story

FORT WAYNE, Ind. (CTSFW)— On Friday, October 6, 2017, Concordia Theological Seminary (CTSFW), Fort Wayne, invited Barronelle Stutzman, the Washington florist sued after she refused to design floral arrangements for a same-sex wedding, to hold a talk in one of the classrooms on campus. Though her case is ongoing, Barronelle has chosen to travel the country so she can tell the story of courage, faith in action and God’s grace in all things.

Singing the Faith at CTSFW Good Shepherd Institute Conference Begins November 5

FORT WAYNE, Ind. (CTSFW)— Throughout history God’s people have sung His praises, making a joyful noise to the Lord. In celebration of 500 years as the “Singing Church,” from November 5–7, the Good Shepherd Institute of Concordia Theological Seminary (CTSFW), Fort Wayne, will hold a conference here on campus about “Singing the Faith—Past, Present and Future.” In the words of Martin Luther, who often referred to music as the greatest of treasures: “I would gladly see all the arts, especially music, in the service...