CTSFW

Concordia Theological Seminary – Fort Wayne, IN

CTSFW

Concordia Theological Seminary – Fort Wayne, IN

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Confirmation Retreats at CTSFW for Fall 2019 & Spring 2020

FORT WAYNE, Ind. (CTSFW)—For those congregations looking for opportunities to expand the experiences and knowledge of their young people preparing for confirmation, consider sending them to the Fall and Spring Christ Academy Confirmation Retreats at Concordia Theological Seminary, Fort Wayne (CTSFW). This year’s biannual retreats offer confessional catechesis, taught by the faculty of CTSFW, finishing up a three-year catechetical series on the six chief parts of Luther’s Small Catechism. October 4–6, 2019 Confession and Absolution Dr. Jeffrey Pulse February 21–23, 2020 The Lord’s Supper...

Continuing Education Sites Across the Country

FORT WAYNE, Ind. (CTSFW)—Concordia Theological Seminary (CTSFW), Fort Wayne, is offering over thirty continuing education courses this summer and fall, open to pastors, church workers, and laypeople. Sites are hosted at LCMS churches across the country, with topics on a variety of theological subjects taught by CTSFW faculty and other theologians. To learn more and register, click on the title of each course to go to the site page: June 3–5 in St. Cloud, Minnesota Church, Ministry, and Confession Dr. K. Detlev Schulz June...

Upcoming Events at CTSFW—June 2019

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/events or phone (260) 452-2100. Please note that all times for campus events are Eastern Time. GRADUATION DAY Friday, May 17 10:00 a.m. Baccalaureate 3:00 p.m. Commencement Organ Recital 6:00 p.m. Graduation Exercises All events take place in Kramer Chapel. Baccalaureate and Graduation Exercises will also be livestreamed at www.ctsfw.edu/dailychapel and www.facebook.com/ctsfw, but the Commencement Organ Recital...

Graduation Day at CTSFW

FORT WAYNE, Ind. (CTSFW)—The 173rd academic year at Concordia Theological Seminary, Fort Wayne (CTSFW), comes to a close in less than two weeks, on Friday, May 17, with commencement. The following schedule of events will take place in Kramer Chapel: Baccalaureate, 10:00 a.m., the Rev. Dr. Wayne M. Braun of Fishers of Men Lutheran Church in Sugarland, Texas, preaching. Commencement Organ Recital, 3:00 p.m., with Kantor Kevin Hildebrand as organist. (This will not be livestreamed. Open to the public in Kramer Chapel.) Graduation Exercises,...

Calls and Assignments Announced at CTSFW

FORT WAYNE, Ind. (CTSFW)—“Go then, take heed unto thyself and to all the flock over which the Holy Ghost hath made thee an overseer, to feed the Church of God which He hath purchased with His own blood.” So begins the charge to the pastoral candidates, read by the Rev. Dr. Lawrence R. Rast Jr., President of Concordia Theological Seminary, Fort Wayne (CTSFW), after these men received their Divine Calls to the Office of the Holy Ministry. The Candidate Call Service on April 30...

Kantorei Releases New Album

FORT WAYNE, Ind. (CTSFW)—The Concordia Theological Seminary, Fort Wayne (CTSFW), Kantorei has released a new album, “Oh, Praise Our God,” available as a CD or for digital download. This is the first recording of the seminary Kantorei in six years, featuring music that represents several seasons of the Church Year, hymn settings, psalms, classic favorites, and new compositions written expressly for the Kantorei. “Part of the Kantorei’s objective is to represent the Seminary and proclaim the truth of God’s Gospel in the rich variety of...

Upcoming Events at CTSFW—May 2019

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/events or phone (260) 452-2100. Please note that all times for campus events are Eastern Time. MUSIC & WORSHIP SERVICES All events take place in Kramer Chapel, except for the upcoming Kantorei Tour in Michigan, and are open to the public. Only the Easter Evening Prayer service on April 28 will be livestreamed at www.ctsfw.edu/daily-chapel and www.facebook.com/ctsfw....

Organist Workshops at CTSFW

FORT WAYNE, Ind. (CTSFW)—Registration has opened for the Beginner and Intermediate/Advanced Organist Workshops at Concordia Theological Seminary, Fort Wayne (CTSFW). These annual summer workshops help organists (and pianists) of all skill levels improve their service playing. The deadline for registration is June 10, 2019. Participants choose from the following workshops, according to their preferred instrument and skill level: Basic Level Organists and Service Playing for Pianists June 17–21 Skill Level: Students should be able to read and play both treble and bass clefs simultaneously,...

CTSFW Call Day 2019

FORT WAYNE, Ind. (CTSFW)— And he gave the apostles, the prophets, the evangelists, the shepherds and teachers, to equip the saints for the work of ministry, for building up the body of Christ, until we all attain to the unity of the faith and of the knowledge of the Son of God, to mature manhood, to the measure of the stature of the fullness of Christ, so that we may no longer be children, tossed to and fro by the waves and carried about...

Christ Academy for High School Students

FORT WAYNE, Ind. (CTSFW)—In less than three months, Concordia Theological Seminary, Fort Wayne (CTSFW), will hold Christ Academy: Timothy School for high-school-aged men and Christ Academy: Phoebe School for high-school-aged women from June 16–29. Formed around confessional catechesis, liturgical worship, and a fun life together, the academies are a great opportunity for these young men and women to study theology, build lasting friendships with confessional Lutherans their own age, and begin to explore the possible future vocations of pastor or deaconess. Christ Academy: Timothy...

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