Upcoming Events at CTSFW—July 2018

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. SUMMER EVENTS Continuing Education For a detailed list of locations, topics and speakers, visit www.ctsfw.edu/CE. Courses are listed alphabetically according to state and city, and are open to both laypeople and pastors. They cost $100 – $150 and $150 – $225, depending...... Read More >>

Advancement and Tenure for CTSFW Faculty

“His master said to him, ‘Well done, good and faithful servant. You have been faithful over a little; I will set you over much. Enter into the joy of your master.’” Matthew 25:21 At the end of each academic year, Concordia Theological Seminary (CTSFW), Fort Wayne, has the opportunity to acknowledge the work of our faculty and to promote and celebrate their advancement. In a recent meeting, the Board of Regents called the Rev. Dr. Don C. Wiley to the faculty as assistant professor...... Read More >>

Upcoming Events at CTSFW—June 2018

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. Alumni Reunion Events This year’s Alumni Reunion is on Thursday, May 17, and Friday, May 18, for the class years ending in eight and three (1948, 1953, 1958, 1963, 1968, 1973, 1978, 1983, 1988, 1993, 1998, 2003, 2008, 2013). Registration begins at...... Read More >>

Commencement to Close CTSFW’s 172nd Academic Year

FORT WAYNE, Ind. (CTSFW)—Students, faculty and staff along with their friends and family will come together for Baccalaureate and Commencement at Concordia Theological Seminary (CTSFW), Fort Wayne, on Friday, May 18. This will mark the close of CTSFW’s 172nd year. Graduation events take place in Kramer Chapel, though all are invited to watch baccalaureate and the graduation exercises online at www.ctsfw.edu/daily-chapel or www.facebook.com/ctsfw. Please note that all times are Eastern Daylight Time. Baccalaureate, 10:00 a.m., with the Rev. Arlo W. Pullmann of Laurel, Montana,...... Read More >>

Laborers Sent to the Harvest: Call and Assignment Services Conclude

FORT WAYNE, Ind. (CTSFW)—“And Jesus went throughout all the cities and villages, teaching in their synagogues and proclaiming the gospel of the kingdom and healing every disease and every affliction. When he saw the crowds, he had compassion for them, because they were harassed and helpless, like sheep without a shepherd. Then he said to his disciples, ‘The harvest is plentiful, but the laborers are few; therefore pray earnestly to the Lord of the harvest to send out laborers into his harvest’” (Matt. 9:35-38)....... Read More >>

CORRECTION: Church Interpreter Training on Campus June 28–July 1

DATE, TIME and COST UPDATE: This summer’s CITI program has been shortened to an extended weekend program, now scheduled for June 28th to July 1st. The updated cost for this shorter program is $200 for commuters and $350 for dorm students, with registration still due by June 1st. Going forward, this less time-intensive and more cost-effective model for the church interpreter program will allow CITI to provide extended weekend workshops in other regional locations around the United States. If you know of a group...... Read More >>

Upcoming Events at CTSFW—May 2018

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. Currently Ongoing Spring Fundraiser: Equipped for Service From April 9–May 7, CTSFW will run a month-long fundraiser to help equip this year’s graduating class with the tools they need as they graduate and either enter into the Office of Holy Ministry or...... Read More >>

Learn & Worship with Your Seminary: Public Lecture and Easter Choral Vespers

FORT WAYNE, Ind. (CTSFW)—There are two events coming up at Concordia Theological Seminary (CTSFW), Fort Wayne, over the next two Sundays. One is an opportunity to learn and the other is an opportunity to worship. This Sunday, April 15, at 4:00 p.m. (EDT), Dr. David P. Scaer will teach a public lecture on “The Resurrection of Jesus: The Current Relevance of the Ancient Accounts.” All are welcome to attend either in person, where it will be held in Luther Hall, or online, where it...... Read More >>

Equipped to Serve: Providing Graduates With the Tools They Need for Ministry

FORT WAYNE, Ind. (CTSFW)—Last year, through the generosity of our donors to the Logos Project, we were able to fully cover the cost of Greek textbooks for our incoming first-year students who were just beginning four years of study. In fact, that generosity so overflowed that we have nearly taken care of the Greek needs for the class incoming this fall — over $13,000 already raised! As such, today we are able to turn our thoughts and giving to the needs of those who...... Read More >>

Public Convocation: Pastoral Care and Preaching in Light of the Hidden God

FORT WAYNE, Ind. (CTSFW)—The Pastoral Ministry and Missions Department at Concordia Theological Seminary (CTSFW), Fort Wayne, is sponsoring a public convocation on Wednesday, May 9 at 11:00 a.m. in Loehe 7. Dr. Joshua C. Miller, instructor in the religion department at Augsburg University in Minneapolis, Minnesota, will speak on “Pastoral Care and Preaching in Light of the Hidden God.” “In The Bondage of the Will,” Dr. Miller explained, “Martin Luther says that anytime we talk about God in theology, we need to distinguish between...... Read More >>