John Kahler's blog

Learning at a Distance: Where is it all going?

This fall LTSP begins offering courses at a distance in a collaborative effort with Lancaster Theological Seminary to give students - and potential seminarians - the opportunity to begin their seminary education at a distance rather than having to relocate to a seminary campus. (There's still time to register - learn more at This comes to mind as I reflect on the conference I attended last week sponsored by the University of Wisconsin-Madison, its 29th annual.

Family is Messy!

I got a call from my niece this morning to tell me something I posted on Facebook meant something other than what I understood it to mean. It was something I did not know – but she sure did. And she was calling to rescue me from my stunning cultural ignorance.