In this devotion, Mark Osthus ’81 M.Div. reflects on the danger of “the presumption of righteousness.” Read today’s God Pause.
Archives for October 20, 2022
Thursday from 11 a.m.–12 p.m. central: Lunch Church (Lunch + Spiritual Practice + Conversation)
Zoom link will be provided in the community announcements email.
This Thursday please join the Eco-Faith Team on campus for a community garden harvest day! We’ll meet TODAY Thursday, October 20, at 4:30 p.m. Meet at the garden (white picket fence north of Gullixson Hall, on the hill). We’ll distribute foodstuffs amongst harvesters and bring potatoes to Bockman for the student food shelf.
The first regular Eco-Faith Team meeting of the school year will be an evening meeting next Monday, October 24, at 8:15 p.m. We’ll get right to it and meet for just 45 minutes.
All our regular meetings will be HYBRID so DL and residential students alike can and are encouraged to participate in the community! Residential meeting space: 1467 Branston Street (campus house). Zoom link will be provided in the community announcements email.
On the agenda are composting and waste-reduction on campus, discussion of the ELCA’s draft climate change social statement, and other brainstorming for the year.
See you there!
Get ready for an intellectually and spiritually stimulating time with our first Pubs and Profs event! Dr. Steve Thomason, one of our new professors, will lead us in conversation about art and faith. Dr. Thomason is a pastor, cartoonist, and new professor in our Mission department at Luther and he will talk about how he has found intersections between his art and faith. Gather with him at Stout’s Pub on October 25 at 5 p.m. Appetizers will be provided. Students, staff, and faculty welcome!
Please RSVP and indicate your carpool needs here: Pubs and Profs – Google Sheets
Tuesday, November 8—Gratitude Gathering following chapel
Wednesday, December 14—Christmas Celebration Gathering following chapel
A calendar invitation and additional details will be sent out soon.
This week Charly Haley joined the MarComm team as the Marketing Copywriter and Editorial Coordinator. Charly comes from a career in book publishing and journalism, most recently working as an editor at Bearport Publishing in Minneapolis. She holds a bachelor’s degree in mass communications/journalism from Minnesota State University Moorhead.
She can be reached at firstname.lastname@example.org.