Upcoming Events at CTSFW—February 2017

FORT WAYNE, Ind. (CTSFW)—Check out the upcoming events offered by Concordia Theological Seminary (CTSFW), 6600 N. Clinton Street, Fort Wayne, Indiana. Please note that all times for campus events are Eastern Time. Music Events All events take place in Kramer Chapel and all times are Eastern Sunday, January 15 Epiphany Evening Prayer Seminary Kantorei 4:00 p.m. (Will be live streamed at www.facebook.com/ctsfw) Wednesday, January 18 Symposia Choral Vespers Seminary Schola Cantorum 5:00 p.m. (Will be live streamed at www.facebook.com/ctsfw) Thursday, January 19 Symposia Vespers...... Read More >>

Cameron MacKenzie Next Speaker in Reformation Lecture Series at CTSFW

FORT WAYNE, Ind. (CTSFW)—Concordia Theological Seminary (CTSFW), Fort Wayne, continues to celebrate the 500th anniversary of the Reformation with the Reformation Lecture Series. February 12, 2017 “The Reformation at 500: Still Worth Celebrating!” Dr. Cameron A. MacKenzie The Forest E. and Frances H. Ellis Professor of Historical Theology Chair and professor, CTSFW Historical Theology This presentation will discuss the origins of the Reformation in the teaching of Martin Luther, especially the 95 Theses, and argue for the ongoing significance of what Luther taught about...... Read More >>

Register Now for Symposia Series 2017

FORT WAYNE, Ind. (CTSFW)—Scholars, theologians and lay people from all around the world will gather for Symposia Series 2017 at Concordia Theological Seminary (CTSFW), Fort Wayne, January 16–20. There is still time to register at www.ctsfw.edu/Symposia. Those who cannot be on campus may register for the live stream option at the same site. The week begins with the Lenten Preaching Workshop on Monday, January 16. Prof. John T. Pless, assistant professor of Pastoral Ministry and Missions at CTSFW, will present under the theme of...... Read More >>

CTSFW Offers Lenten Preaching Workshop and Symposia Series 2017

FORT WAYNE, Ind. (CTSFW)—Symposia Series 2017 at Concordia Theological Seminary (CTSFW), Fort Wayne, is just around the corner. The week begins with the Lenten Preaching Workshop on Monday, January 16. Prof. John T. Pless, assistant professor of Pastoral Ministry and Missions at CTSFW, will present under the theme of “Preaching the Penitential Psalms in Lent: ‘Lord, Have Mercy.’” Drawing on Luther’s work on the Psalms, this workshop will seek to equip pastors to preach on the penitential Psalms for the midweek Lenten services. The...... Read More >>

Upcoming Events at CTSFW—January 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. The Concordia Theological Seminary (CTSFW) Kantorei will take their service of Epiphany Evening Prayer to congregations in Terre Haute, Indiana, and Grand Rapids, Michigan, January 6–8, 2017. For a listing of congregations to be visited by the Kantorei click...... Read More >>

#GivingTuesday at CTSFW: Giving Thanks for Faithful Servants

FORT WAYNE, Ind. (CTSFW)—Last week we asked God’s people to share stories of how their pastors and deaconesses care for them. On this Giving Tuesday we’d like to introduce you to some of these dedicated servants; pastors and deaconesses who are serving young and old, in places big and small, wherever and whenever they are needed. To read their stories, go to www.ctsfw.edu/TeachReachCare. If you have a story to share, it’s not too late to celebrate the pastor or deaconess who has made a...... Read More >>

Share Your Story With Us on #GivingTuesday

FORT WAYNE, Ind. (CTSFW)—Pastors are the tireless shepherds of God’s people, and we don’t know what we’d do without them. They’re the hands that baptize the newborn child in water and Word, the wise counsel to the growing confirmand, the quiet voice at the hospital bedside and the last one standing beside our loved one’s grave. Week in and week out our pastors labor to bring us God’s Word, to give us Christ’s body and blood, and to ensure that we are cared for...... Read More >>

Upcoming Events at CTSFW—December 2016

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. Join the Concordia Theological Seminary Guild for a cookie exchange and music by the CTSFW Kantorei on Tuesday, December 13, at 1:00 p.m. in Luther Hall. Bring a plate of cookies to share in the exchange and stay for...... Read More >>

Symposia Series at CTSFW Marks 500th Anniversary of the Reformation

The annual Symposia Series at Concordia Theological Seminary (CTSFW), Fort Wayne, Indiana, will take place January 17–20, 2017. The theme for the 32nd Annual Symposium on Exegetical Theology, January 17–18, is “The Spirit of Reformation Exegesis Today.” The 40th Annual Symposium on the Lutheran Confessions, January 18–20, will meet under the theme “The 500th Anniversary of the Reformation: Continuing the Celebration.” Scheduled to present are: Dr. Phil Anderas, a priest of the Anglican Church in North America, Oconomowoc, Wisconsin Dr. M. Hopson Boutot, pastor...... Read More >>

SMP Students Complete Courses at CTSFW

Congratulations and God’s blessings to the men who have completed their studies in the Specific Ministry Pastor (SMP) Program at Concordia Theological Seminary (CTSFW), Fort Wayne, Indiana, and were recognized during the morning chapel service on November 8, 2016. The SMP Program is a distance-education program designed to meet the need to train pastors in context for ministry and mission opportunities in the church. “We take wholesome Christian pride in these men and the ways God uses them in His kingdom,” said the Rev....... Read More >>