School fOR LAY MINISTRY
March 22-23, 2012; $70 for 10 contact hours
Thurs., 12:30 - 5:45 p.m., Fri., 8 a.m. - 2:45 p.m.
Many ELCA synods provide lay schools of ministry that offer certification to lay people who wish to participate more fully in their congregation and in their daily lives. Topics for this session:
- Ezekiel with Dr. Fred Gaiser, Prof. of Old Testament
- Hymns of Faith with Dr. Paul Westermeyer, Prof. of Church Music
To register, call 651-641-3416.
How the Bible Came to us: Its Writing, Use and Authority
March 19 - April 16, 2012
Monday evenings, 7 - 9 p.m. (CDT)
Luther Seminary (and online)
Virtually all Christians hold the Scriptures as inspired and authoritative for faith and life. But not all agree on what being true and authoritative means. How did these writings originate? How do they become true for us? What does it mean for us to be people of the Word?
Join James Boyce, Professor Emeritus of New Testament, in this five-session course, either in person or online via webcast.
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