Higher Education

Purdue and IU students join hands to help hurricane relief

University Lutheran Church at Purdue sent a team of students to Port Arthur, Texas in March 2018 to continue work on homes devastated by hurricane Harvey. Led by Rev. Justin Herman of West Lafayette, the intercollegiate team of Purdue and Indiana University students volunteered their spring break to help residents return to their homes. Purdue... Read more »

CTSFW Partnership With Supporters Pays Tuition in Full

A central goal of Concordia Theological Seminary (CTSFW), Fort Wayne’s strategic plan has been 100% tuition coverage for our students. The Seminary is privileged to announce that years of targeted work have borne fruit: beginning with the 2018-19 academic year, tuition for all incoming, residential pastoral ministry and deaconess students will be paid in full…. Read more »

Scholarships for Future Church Workers

If you know a student in your congregation who is or will be attending one of the Concordia universities or seminaries to be a future church worker, please share the following information with them. The LWML Indiana District Scholarship Fund provides assistance for those students preparing for full-time church work in The Lutheran Church-Missouri Synod…. Read more »

Church Musicians & Epiphany Singing Video

Music is a very important part of our worship. All church musicians and Pastors are encouraged to take a look at this short video by Kantor Kevin Hildenbrand (from Concordia Theological Seminary in Fort Wayne), which discusses antiphonal singing in Epiphany. You can view the video here. 

University Lutheran Church

University Lutheran Church at Purdue University held its first service in its new location on Reformation Sunday 2017. The sanctuary and its fixtures were dedicated the Lord as more than 150 people participated in worship. The service marked the 500th anniversary of the Reformation. Stories about the church's relocation were published by the Purdue Exponent,  Journal-Courier and... Read more »

University Lutheran Church – We Love to Tell the Story

  Time lapse video of new sanctuary construction. Upcoming events welcome students and highlight new building University Lutheran Church is gearing up for a full month of activities in preparation for students’ arrival to Purdue’s campus. Renovations are nearing completion at the church’s new location on Northwestern Avenue. On August 6, University Lutheran began meeting... Read more »

CTSFW to Celebrate Opening of 172nd Academic Year

On Tuesday, September 5, 2107, the Concordia Theological Seminary (CTSFW), Fort Wayne, community will celebrate the beginning of our 172nd academic year. CTSFW President Dr. Lawrence R. Rast Jr. will serve as preacher for the Opening Service at 10:00 a.m. (Eastern) in Kramer Chapel. If you can’t be on campus, watch live at www.ctsfw.edu/DailyChapel or www.facebook.com/CTSFW. We will welcome future pastors and… Read more »

Church Interpreter Training Institute 2017

Pictured are students of the Church Interpreter Training Institute (CITI), a joint partnership of Lutheran Friends of the Deaf in Mill Neck, New York, and Concordia Theological Seminary in Fort Wayne, Indiana. The program was held June 25 to July 3, 2017 on the campus of Concordia Theological Seminary with the goal to help student… Read more »

Reformation Service at CTSFW with Rev. Matthew Harrison

On October 31, Concordia Theological Seminary, Fort Wayne, will host a special 500th anniversary Reformation service with Rev. Matthew Harrison as guest preacher. Mark your calendars now and plan to attend! More information on the event as well as a variety of other Reformation resources can be found on the CTSFW website here.   

Lutherans for Life Conference in Fort Wayne

Lutherans For Life will hold a 2017 Regional, Hope For Life Conference on September 16, 2017, at Concordia Theological Seminary, Fort Wayne. This Lutherans For Life Conference will be spiritually uplifting and encouraging. The speakers focus directly on God’s Word and how it applies to the life issues as demonstrated in our conference theme, Hope… Read more »