Monday, November 29, 2010

Célébration de Noël en langue Française - Dec. 19

Pour la première fois, CLS va offrir a la communauté une Célébration de Noël en langue Française. Elle aura lieu à la chapelle du seminaire, au Campus Concordia: 7040 Ada Boulevard, Edmonton, le Dimanche 19 Décembre, à 3:00 heures de l’après-midi.
Venez nous joindre pour ce festival de Noël avec des lectures bibliques et beaucoup de cantiques et chansons de Noël traditionnels en français.

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For the first time CLS will offer a Christmas Celebration in the French language, to the community. It will be held on Sunday December 19, at 3 pm at CLS chapel. 7040 Ada Bvd, Edmonton.
Come and join us for this Christmas festival with Bible readings and many hymns and songs in French.


For more information, contact Dr. Manfred Zeuch, 780-474-1468, president@concordiasem.ab.ca

Friday, November 26, 2010

Sabbatical Week 2011 - Save the Date!

CLS, along with CUCA, sponsors Pastors and Deacons Sabbatical Week from Monday to Thursday, June 27-30, 2011. The topic of the week is "How do you present and defend your faith today in a skeptical environment? A course on Christian Apologetics." Our major presenter is Dr. Jonathan Strand, Professor of Philosophy at Concordia University College of Alberta, Edmonton.
The topic of apologetics is one that has become of great importance as our society has become more skeptical. How do we “give a reason for the hope that is within us” (1 Peter 3:15) in the face of skepticism and indeed  increasing hostility toward the Christian faith and Christians themselves?
The speaker, Rev. Jonathan Strand, Ph.D, has a B.A. in Philosophy from the University of Minnesota, and a Ph.D. in Philosophy from the University of Notre Dame. He received the M.Div. from the seminary of the Association of Free Lutheran Churches, and a Theological Diploma via colloquy from Concordia Lutheran Seminary, Edmonton.
Click here for a schedule for the week, which includes the opportunity for participants to share the results of any research they themselves may be engaged in. We encourage you to take time for rest and reflection and join  your fellow workers in the church as we examine this important issue, and others as well, during the week of 27-30 June.

Wednesday, November 10, 2010

German Christmas Service - December 12

CLS einladung zum Deutschen Weihnachtsgottesdienst (German Christmas Service), December 12 at 3:00 p.m. in the CLS Chapel, 7040 Ada Boulevard, Edmonton, Alberta
Preacher: Rev. Roland Kubke, Pastor of St. John Lutheran Church, Beach Corner, AB
For more information contact Rhonda Buck at rbuck@concordiasem.ab.ca or 780-474-1468

Print this poster to promote the German Service in your congregation: http://www.concordiasem.ab.ca/documents/GermanChristmasService.pdf

Monday, November 08, 2010

Prof. Jonathan Kraemer's father called home

The CLS community mourns the loss of Dr. Richard Kraemer, Professor Jonathon Kraemer's father, President Emeritus of Concordia University College of Alberta, and a dear friend of the seminary.

"Following a battle with cancer, Rev. Dr. Richard Kraemer was called by the Lord to the Church Triumphant on Saturday, November 6. Dr. Kraemer served Concordia University College of Alberta for more than 30 years, seventeen as president. He retired in June, 2007." ...read more at canadianlutheran.ca

Tuesday, November 02, 2010

Watch Luther Countdown Lecture LIVE

Click here for video: http://www.concordiasem.ab.ca/CLSTV
 
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