News and Events

IMPACT is back

For over 20 years, our Lutheran schools have offered a weeklong professional-development experience designed to promote critical-thinking skills, and we’ve called it IMPACT (Involving Minds in Problem Analysis and Critical Thinking). There are two definitions of the word “impact.” The first is to have a strong effect on someone. That’s a good descriptor of what… Read more »

Students pitch in for Kids Against Hunger

On February 21, students from Emmanuel–St. Michael Lutheran School visited Lutheran South Unity School, where students from both schools packaged more than 36,000 meals for hungry children in the Philippines. The event was in support of Kids Against Hunger, a national organization that has a local chapter in Fort Wayne. With donations from church congregations… Read more »

The wave

This edition of our TLSP e-newsletter is an edited Facebook post from John Weber, SPI principal and TLSP board member. I asked him if I could share this because it describes the influence of parenting, the strength of living out one’s vocation, and how Jesus works through His people’s witness. Thanks John, for allowing us… Read more »

Endowment building: the future of our schools

In fundraising circles, we’re taught that “annual giving helps keep the lights on, but endowments ensure your long-term viability.” We’re blessed in northeast Indiana that The Lutheran Foundation has been helping area Lutheran schools secure their future with an endowment-services matching-grant program since the 2009-2010 school year. Basing the amounts each year per school on… Read more »

The start of something big

ILSAA state tourney coming to Fort Wayne. I’m very pleased to announce that Concordia Lutheran High School will host the 2014 Indiana Lutheran Schools Athletic Association (ILSAA) State Basketball Tournament on Friday, Saturday, and Sunday, February 28 through March 2. This will be the first time the tourney has been held in northeast Indiana; previous… Read more »

Celebrate the Lutheran school difference

“Come, celebrate, your banners high unfurling, Your songs and prayers against the darkness hurling. To all the world go out and tell the story Of Jesus’ glory.” -Ronald Klug With all the distractions of winter weather delays and closings, our celebration of National Lutheran Schools Week (January 26-February 1) has taken a backseat. Schools are… Read more »