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All events are held at the Lutheran School of Theology at Chicago, 1100 East 55th Street, Chicago, unless otherwise noted.
Visit http://www.lstc.edu/events/calendar.php for a full list of events.
Don’t miss this Bach for the Sem Concert
Long-time director, Dr. Mark Bangert, has announced that the 2014 Bach for the Sem concert on January 12 will be the last one he will lead. Stating that he has accomplished what he hoped to with the project, Bangert says it’s time to open up the opportunity for ventures that others might wish to do.
The 2014 Bach for the Sem concert will be hosted at Grace Lutheran Church, 7300 West Division Street, River Forest, Ill. Part 6 of the Christmas Oratorio by J.S. Bach, is on the program along with favorite pieces by Mendelssohn, Reger, Tavener, and “Epiphany Carol,” by Robert Hobby.
Tickets are $20 in advance and $22 at the door ($10/$12 for students and seniors). Call 773-256-0710 or e-mail Emily Abrahamson at firstname.lastname@example.org.
4th Annual Martin Luther King Jr. Celebration
Join the LSTC community on Monday, January 20, 2014, for the 4th Annual Martin Luther King Jr. Celebration hosted by the Albert “Pete” Pero Jr. Multicultural Center. The Rev. Dr. José David Rodríguez will preside and the Rev. Liz Muñoz will preach. A special meal in the Refectory follows the service. Please RSVP to Dr. Cheryl Pero at email@example.com.
At 1:30 p.m., the Pero Center offers a workshop on multicultural worship. All the day’s events are free and open to the public.
Youth in Mission hosts The CONFERENCE
Saturday, January 11, 2014, Youth in Mission will host The CONFERENCE for youth ministry professionals. “Demographics and Diversity” starts at 9 a.m. and will end at 5 p.m. Lunch is provided. The CONFERENCE is free with registration. Please email firstname.lastname@example.org with the names and email addresses of those attending along with the name of the congregation.