Christmas Party Reminder
Remember, tomorrow, Saturday, Dec. 10 is the community Christmas party. Join us at 7pm in Singmaster for food, fellowship, and singing. We will be celebrating potluck style, so bring your favorite Christmas themed dish to share. All are welcome.
United Lutheran Seminary Launches Presidential Search
United Lutheran Seminary (ULS), has launched its search for a president. ULS will open July 1, 2017. The Board of Trustees seeks a president who will serve as chief executive officer. For a position description and full information, visit http://newschooloftheology.info/. Nominations and letters of application will be received at the secure e-mail address ULSPresidentsearch@gmail.com until Monday, January 23, 2017.
Light Shone in Darkness
Light Shone in Darkness is an Epiphany Retreat to be held at Camp Nawakwa Feb. 10-11, 2017. This spiritual formation offering, led by Pastors Lauren Muratore and John Largen, is open to all seminarians. Spouses are welcome too. The focus of this contemplative retreat will be the light of Christ which illumines our lives and our world. Time for solitude and community, worship and rest, sharing and listening, silent prayer and loud singing will be part of our time together. So that we can gauge your interest, please register with Pastor Lauren by Dec. 13. A $20 reservation fee will hold your place (checks made payable to LTSG). There will be no other cost.
Social Outreach Committee to Meet
The Social Outreach Committee will meet this Friday, Dec. 9 during lunch at the refectory. We'll do some brainstorming and collaborate on how the committee can engage our seminary community.
The bookstore will be closed Friday, Dec. 9 and will reopen on Tuesday, Dec. 13.
The mailroom will be closed on Friday Dec. 9.
Advent Stars for All
The Advancement Dept. has received a large amount of returned mailings, as usual, and we have Advent Stars – the prayers for this year’s season- to give away. Available at the reception desk, 9am-12pm and 1-4pm. Please help us recycle these.
Chalk and Wire E-Portfolio Assignment
Just a friendly reminder for all students (excluding Juniors and Interns) that the Chalk and Wire e-portfolio assignment is due Jan. 23, 2017. If you have any questions about the assignment or your e-portfolio, please contact Laura Dunklin (ldunklin@ltsg,edu). If you do not yet have a Chalk and Wire e-portfolio and you are not a Junior or on Internship, please contact Laura as soon as possible.
Seminary Ridge Museum Free for Students
Dr. Daryl Black, Executive Director of the Seminary Ridge Museum, has announced that general admission to the museum is now free to all United Lutheran Seminary students. Students should present their valid student identification at the admissions desk to take advantage of the museum's exhibits and daily programming. The Seminary Ridge Museum is open Friday through Monday, 10am-5pm, November through February and seven days a week, 10am-5pm, March through October. For more information, please visit our website or connect with us on Facebook.
Dec. 9: Social Outreach Committee Meeting in the Refectory over lunch
Dec. 10: Community Christmas Party in Singmaster, 7pm
Dec. 14: Regular Classes End
Dec. 15-16: Exam Days for all Classes; Make-up Days as Needed
Dec. 18: Music, Gettysburg!, 7pm
Dec. 23-Jan. 2: Seminary Offices Closed
Jan. 3: Seminary Offices Re-open
For whom shall we pray? To visit the LTSG Prayer Page, click here.
SPIRITUAL FORMATION CALENDAR
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