Events

Black convocation to offer ministry helps for all

The Black Ministry Family Convocation — set for July 9-13 in Kansas City, Mo. — isn’t just for African-Americans.

Upcoming symposium targets infertility ethics

The Nov. 8 event at Concordia Seminary, St. Louis, will tackle the question of what is God-pleasing in the field of infertility medicine.

Registration opens for 2015 Life Conference

The conference is set for Jan. 22-24 in Arlington, Va., in conjunction with the Jan. 22 March for Life in Washington, D.C.

KFUO Radio hosts Sharathon fundraiser

The April 24-26 Sharathon for Worldwide KFUO.org will offer special guests and thank-you incentives to donors.

Join LMI’s ‘Orange Out Malaria!’

Lutherans across the United States will come together April 22-25 to “Orange Out Malaria!” as part of the Lutheran Malaria Initiative.

Sem offers interpreter training for deaf worship

The Church Interpreter Training Institute will be held June 15-27 at Concordia Theological Seminary, Fort Wayne, Ind.

LBT kicks off 50th anniversary with May events

The May 2 and 6 dinner events in Lisle, Ill., and Buena Park, Calif., will launch a yearlong celebration for Lutheran Bible Translators, Aurora, Ill.

Sem offers workshop on Law Enforcement Chaplaincy

“Christian Law Enforcement Chaplaincy — Theology and Practice” is planned for June 2-6 at Concordia Seminary, St. Louis.

Seminary’s Kantorei announces Easter tour

The Kantorei, a 16-voice choir composed of seminarians from Concordia Theological Seminary, Fort Wayne, Ind., offers services at six sites April 23-27.

Seminary to host two-day ‘theological reflection’

The May 7-8 events at Concordia Seminary, St. Louis, are designed for pastors and students involved in homiletical and exegetical education.

Second creation conference set for Mequon

“The Origin of Life: The Improbability of Chance, Mutation and Natural Selection” is planned for June 30 to July 2 at Concordia University Wisconsin, Mequon.

Registration opens for Rural, Small Town Conference

Congregational leaders from rural and small-town settings are encouraged to attend the Nov. 6-8 conference in Kansas City, Mo.

Sem to live-stream ‘Responding to Islam’ lecture

Presenting the lecture is the Rev. Dr. Abjar Bahkou, an LCMS clergyman in Texas who was raised Syrian Orthodox.

Higher Things adds fourth summer conference

With registration filled for the conference at Mequon, Wis., a fourth one is planned for July 15-18 at Camp LiWiSoMo in northern Wisconsin.

Parish-nurse conference set for May

“Reflecting God’s Love” is the theme of the 22nd Annual Concordia Conference for Parish Nurse and Congregational Health Ministries, May 28-29 at Concordia University Wisconsin, Mequon.

LIRS conference promotes ‘collaborative action’

Representatives from 38 organizations that work with immigrants and refugees gather in Baltimore for the Feb. 24-26 conference.