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Practical Ministry: To Communicate the Gospel
Saturday mornings, 9-noon Jan 26-Feb 23 at St John’s Lutheran Church, 312 S. Third St, Evansville
Pr. Tony Dusso, instructor

  • explore the role of the local congregation
  • identify 21st century situations where communication of the Gospel is essential, and how this communication may occur
  • look at opportunities within the congregation and the community for communicating the gospel
    • reflect on personal ministry experiences Biblically and theologically

Lutheran Creeds and Confessions
Thursday evenings, 6-9 p.m. Jan 24-Feb 21 First English Lutheran Church, 215 Pine St, Platteville
Pr Mark Williamson, instructor

  • explore the Book of Concord
    • Augsburg Confession
    • The Catechisms
    • Smalcald articles
  • look at how these relate to modern Lutheranism
  • discuss
    • God and Sin
    • Justification by Grace Alone
    • and more…

If you are interested in teaching, contact Diakonia Coordinator, Barb Zimmerman at 608-535-0264 or email her at:

If you are interested in taking classes, more information, along with registration form, can be obtained from the web site click on Ministries and Partners, Diakonia.
Financial Assistance may be available from your congregation and/or synod scholarships are available for those who would appreciate tuition assistance.

You can also contact Linda Wulff at 920-210-2675 or by e-mail at We look forward to hearing from prospective students and instructors!