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Telling God’s Story
May 23, 2014 – 9:00 am | No Comment

In conjunction with the Spring 2014 issue of Concordia Journal, here is David Schmitt’s opening plenary presentation at the 2013 Theological Symposium. The Symposium theme was “From the Creation to the New Creation: Seeing All Things in Light of the Entire Story.”

You can download the video, along with videos of other Symposium plenaries and sectionals, on iTunes U.

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Liberian, Ethiopian church leaders to discuss evangelism in Africa
November 26, 2014 – 11:21 am | No Comment

Liberian, Ethiopian church leaders to discuss evangelism in Africa

Amos Bolay will speak about Liberia on December 8, and Wakseyoum Idossa will speak about Ethiopia on December 16. Both will be live streamed.

Matthew 18 and “in statu confessionis”
September 11, 2014 – 10:07 am | 19 Comments
Matthew 18 and “in statu confessionis”

Thinking about the collegiality (or lack thereof) among the church’s pastors….

Symposium Sneak Peek #1: Erik Herrmann and Chuck Arand
September 10, 2014 – 4:17 pm | No Comment
Symposium Sneak Peek #1: Erik Herrmann and Chuck Arand

The first of four sneak peeks into the main plenary presentations for the 2014 Theological Symposium (September 23-24).

A Time to Listen
September 3, 2014 – 3:17 pm | One Comment
A Time to Listen

Beginning the conversations begun by what’s happened in Ferguson.

Symposium Sectionals: Going Deeper
September 2, 2014 – 2:14 pm | No Comment
Symposium Sectionals: Going Deeper

Every year at our theological symposium, we not only hold several public lectures dedicated to the symposium theme (this year it is “Faithful Witness”), but we also invite several special sectional speakers. The 45-minute sectionals …

The connections between Ferguson, Chattanooga, and a town near you
August 29, 2014 – 10:49 am | No Comment
The connections between Ferguson, Chattanooga, and a town near you

How Ferguson affects ministry in Chattanooga (and a church near you).

Hermeneutics and Hearing
August 25, 2014 – 9:38 am | 24 Comments
Hermeneutics and Hearing

For the first time ever, I saw someone lead the liturgy from a tablet. What does this mean?

Trying to see clearly in #Ferguson’s haze
August 19, 2014 – 4:34 pm | One Comment
Trying to see clearly in #Ferguson’s haze

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Why Stewardship Matters…
August 14, 2014 – 11:36 am | No Comment
Why Stewardship Matters…

…and it’s not just about the money.

Acton Institute’s Interview with Uwe Siemon-Netto
August 1, 2014 – 1:25 pm | No Comment
Acton Institute’s Interview with Uwe Siemon-Netto

The most recent volume of the Acton Institute’s journal, Religion & Liberty, features an intriguing interview with Lutheran journalist and theologian, Uwe Siemon-Netto.  Past scholar in residence at Concordia Seminary, Siemon-Netto reflects on history, society, Luther, and the vocation of …

Inaugural Symposium Golf Outing
August 1, 2014 – 10:00 am | No Comment
Inaugural Symposium Golf Outing

See if you can beat Professor Voelz’s score at the inaugural Symposium Golf Outing.