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Vicarage Program

Each year the seminaries usually send 3rd year students on a vicarage. Working with the supervising pastor, a vicar will gain practical experience in leading Bible class, teaching confirmation, preparing and serving in the congregation and Worship Service, and preparing and delivering a
sermon. Working with the supervising pastor a vicar will gain practical experience in leading Bible class, teaching confirmation, preparing and serving in the congregation and Worship Service, preparing and delivering a sermon. If your congregation is interested in a vicar please call the President’s Office (260-423-1511 Ext. 2204) for the instructions and link to the Vicarage Application.

Deaconess

The Office of Deaconess is historically a ministry with emphasis on mercy and care. Today that ministry of mercy and care can take on many facets within the church. Both of our seminaries offer programs for the Office of Deaconess. To learn more on these programs check out these websites:

Concordia Theological Seminary – Fort Wayne

Concordia Seminary – St. Louis