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Concordia Theological Seminary – Fort Wayne, IN

CTSFW

Concordia Theological Seminary – Fort Wayne, IN

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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...

Deaf Ministry ASL Training Opportunity

FORT WAYNE, Ind. (CTSFW)—Registration is open for the 2019 Church Interpreter Training Institute (CITI) program, for the instruction of American Sign Language (ASL) interpreters, church members, and professional church workers. CITI teaches its students to interpret the Word of God accurately, as the means of life and salvation for His people. CITI will be held on the campus of Concordia Theological Seminary, Fort Wayne (CTSFW), from June 13–16. Courses include ASL linguistics, facial and body expression, religious vocabulary, Deaf culture, biblical studies, and how...

Upcoming Events at CTSFW—April 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....

DMin Program Tuition Increasing Fall 2020

FORT WAYNE, Ind. (CTSFW)—The Doctor of Ministry (DMin) degree program at Concordia Theological Seminary, Fort Wayne (CTSFW), is designed for the working pastor, meant to help him pursue advanced study applicable to his ministry while he continues to serve his people. The cost of tuition will be going up in the fall of 2020; for any pastor who applies to the program by March 15, 2020—exactly one year from now—with the intention of starting before the fall of 2020, CTSFW will lock in the...

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