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Starting College?  Pack a Quarantine “Go-Bag”

Starting College? Pack a Quarantine “Go-Bag”

If you are starting college this year and living in a dorm, it might be a good idea to pack an emergency COVID-19 bag in case you have to go into a quarantine or isolation space. The possibility exists that you may test positive, and have to leave your dorm for a...

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A Year of Imagination

A Year of Imagination

2020 has been a year of imagination. I do not say this to sugarcoat or gloss over the hardships, pain, and loss that this year has brought. In fact, we limit our imagination by confining it to rainbows and sunshine. This has been a year of imagination as the Church...

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In Memoriam – Rev. Brent D. Christianson

In Memoriam – Rev. Brent D. Christianson

+ In Memoriam +Rev. Brent D. ChristiansonSeptember 12, 1951 - May 13, 2020Campus Pastor & Director 1993 - 2014 It is with great sadness that we inform you of the death of Pastor Brent Christianson, who faithfully served as Campus Pastor and Director at Lutheran...

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Thanksgiving for Baptism

Thanksgiving for Baptism

Written by Claire Embil (English-Creative Writing and Religious Studies, Photography, 2021) for her home congregation St. Luke’s Lutheran Church, Park Ridge, IL.  Just as Jesus stretched his hand over the storming sea and said “Peace. Be Still,” we ask for God’s...

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Prayer Walk Practice

Prayer Walk Practice

When our Faith & Vocation Fellows and Student Ministry Interns meet twice each month, they normally split into small groups for a student-led contemplative prayer practice. Because of COVID-19, the last few meetings of our semester have taken place online. During...

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Live

Live

The solemn season of Lent starts with a reminder of our sin and mortality on Ash Wednesday, with the words “Remember that you are dust, and to dust you shall return.” But at the end of this season on Easter, we celebrate life and Christ’s victory over death in His...

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