Posted by LTSP Communications on November 27, 2014 at 7:30 am.
If we read only the headlines, we may be tempted to conclude there is little for which to give thanks. Whether news from abroad or home, so much of the information we consume is designed to make us afraid, to create feelings of insecurity, and to convince us that we do not have enough. Yet we confess with the Psalmist that because the Lord is our Shepherd, we shall not want. read more…
Posted by LTSP Communications on November 11, 2014 at 3:20 pm.
In this issue of PS Portions, President David Lose reflects on what he is hearing “On the Road” in From the President, plus the Rev. Dr. Alyn Waller reflects on a “Ministry Career of Facilitating Extraordinary Congregational Growth,” a heart-stopping street-side display at LTSP honors memory of victims slain by illegal guns, Sam Katz recounts the place of faith in Philadelphia over the years, Philadelphia Phobos take the 49th Luther Bowl, and more…
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“I received great training at seminary, for which I’m profoundly grateful. And yet sometimes I wonder if I was trained for a church that no longer exists.”
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“The period of ‘Walmarting’ of the church is coming to an end,” was only one of the messages the Rev. Dr. Alyn E. Waller shared with the audience at the recent Exploring Series event at The Lutheran Theological Seminary at Philadelphia.
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It was a heart-stopping, captivating memorial display along Germantown Avenue in Mt. Airy in front of The Lutheran Theological Seminary at Philadelphia (LTSP) during election week. The traveling display came to the seminary after a two-week stint outside St. Michael’s Lutheran Church down the street. Later it is moving to St. Martin in the Fields Church in the Chestnut Hill section of Philadelphia.
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In a riveting hour-plus on October 21, 2014, Philadelphia politician/financier turned film producer Sam Katz told a seminary convocation audience about his adventuresome seven-year effort to tell the story of the founding of Philadelphia on film.
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Philadelphia Seminary’s Phobosians defended the seminary’s honor on November 1 at Luther Bowl XLIX, the annual inter-seminary event held in Gettysburg.
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LTSP’s the Rev. Dr. Karyn Wiseman and Mt. Airy community activist Laura Morris Siena took home the big chef prizes at the 4th Annual Cookin’ with Who?
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Check this month’s Class Notes from the Rev. Karen Sease, the Rev. Dr. H. Paul Santmire, and the Rev. Barry Benson.
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This month’s LTSP notes include the latest from the Rev. Dr. David D. Grafton and the Rev. Dr. Karyn L. Wiseman