Wednesday, April 07, 2010

Public Theology Lecture May 4: "Living a Life of Significance"

Dr. Kurt Senske will be speaking on "Living a Life of Significance" on Tuesday, May 4, 2010, at 11:30 am in Benbow Hall, The Brossman Center on the campus of The Lutheran Theological Seminary at Philadelphia, 7301 Germantown Avenue in the city's Mt. Airy section. The public theology seminar is sponsored by the Intersections Institute, and is free and open to the public. Continuing education contact hours available.

About the speaker: Dr. Kurt Senske is the CEO of Lutheran Social Services of the South in Austin, TX. He is the author of several books on leadership, including Personal Values: God’s Game Plan For Life and Executive Values: A Christian Approach to Organizational Leadership, and serves as the Chair of the Board for Thrivent Financial for Lutherans.

About Intersections Institute: The Intersections Institute is a partnership of the Eastern Cluster of Lutheran Seminaries, social ministry organizations, and schools of business that will provide graduate and continuing education opportunities that integrate the study of theology and management to form leaders who can successfully navigate the changing environment in which the church serves all God's people. The Institute and its public theology seminar are made possible through the generous support of the Thrivent Financial for Lutherans Foundation and The Kuntzleman Lecture Fund of Diakon Lutheran Social Ministries.

Learn more about the Intersections Institute at www.ltsp.edu/intersectionsinstitute and Dr. Senske and the lecture at www.ltsp.edu/senske.

Thursday, April 01, 2010

Learning the Bible in the 21st Century: The 2010 Hein-Fry Lecture

Dr. Mary HessDr. Mary Hess, Associate Professor of Educational Leadership at Luther Seminary, St. Paul, MN, presented the 2010 Hein-Fry lecturer on the topic "Hearing the Word: Teaching the Bible in the Parish and Beyond" on Tuesday, March 30 at The Lutheran Theological Seminary at Philadelphia.

Learn more about Dr. Hess and the Hein-Fry Lecture on the LTSP NewsBlog.