University Lutheran Church (ULu) received final approval for its much-anticipated relocation to the heart of Purdue University’s campus, directly across from the Engineering Mall. On Feb. 6, the West Lafayette City Council granted the rezoning necessary for ULu to move into the former Exponent building at 460 Northwestern Ave. The city council’s vote marks the… Read more »
On Monday, March 6, West Lafayette City Council voted 8-1 to approve rezoning of the Chauncey Hill property of University Lutheran Church. The decision is a final green light for plans to redevelop the corner of State Street and South Chauncey Avenue, and to relocate the church to a new location on Northwestern Avenue. The move… Read more »
All Systems Are Go! University Lutheran Church (ULu) received final approval this week for its much-anticipated relocation to the heart of Purdue’s campus, directly across from the Purdue Engineering Mall. On Monday, February 6, 2017, the West Lafayette City Council granted the rezoning necessary for ULu to move into the former Exponent building at 460… Read more »
On January 29, Rev. Philip Krupski, Indiana District Gift Planning Counselor with the LCMS Foundation announced to President Daniel May and University Lutheran in West Lafayette (Purdue) the creation of the Lanelle Geddes Endowment for ministry at University Lutheran. Currently $2.69 million has funded the endowment and a seven-figure addition is anticipated later this year. This… Read more »
One down, one to go! On Wednesday, January 18, 2017, the University Lutheran Church relocation plans received unanimous approval from the Area Plan Commission of Tippecanoe County. The first of two approvals necessary for the project to continue, this green light is keeping the project on track as #ULuOnTheMove progresses at its well-planned pace. The… Read more »
— by Steve Strauch Editor’s Note: University Lutheran Church is on the move, heading to a new physical location by the fall of 2017, just in time to celebrate the 500-year anniversary of the Reformation. A decision of this magnitude didn’t come lightly—or quickly. Here, Steve Strauch, district vice president of the Lutheran Church Extension… Read more »
University Lutheran Church is on the move, a change that will position the ministry for expanded outreach and increased visibility among Purdue University students. The church has entered into an agreement to purchase the former Exponent building located at 460 Northwestern Avenue, directly across from the Purdue Engineering Mall, and #ULuOnTheMove is moving forward at… Read more »
Here is a letter from the Indiana District Board of Directors regarding University Lutheran – Purdue. Click here to read the letter.