Summer 2012 LCM Happenings

The heat of summer is with us in Austin.  At LCM, student activities diminish as many students are out of town.  In our prayers especially are recent graduates Drew (going to Seminary) and Kyle (going to South Africa for a year with Young Adults in Global Mission).  We also send out our support and prayers […]

Congratulations UT LCM Graduates!!!

Congratulations Graduating LCM Students! We give thanks for the time we have spent in community with graduating seniors Dan Walker, Frank Romano, Jordan Ripley, Drew Ingram, and Colin Tabbert, law graduate John Hastings, and master’s graduate Kathryn Kramer. Congratulations and best wishes from LCM on the next adventures in your lives! May God bless all […]

LCM Exam Week Invitations, May 2012

Lutheran Campus Ministry:  A community where friends meet to study, relax, worship, serve and grow; and to invite others to know God’s grace in Christ If you have been active here at LCM this year, we know you are awesome!  If you’ve been a leader, you’ve demonstrated your trust in God and commitments to an […]

ELCA LCM invites you: last week of classes

Reflection from Luther I know you need to perform these days, to finish papers and projects, to successfully pass examinations and to sometimes accomplish in a few days or hours what was really the work of a semester.  This can provoke anxiety!  We end up focusing so much on ourselves and our own efforts, so […]

Thank you! Week of April 23, 2012

Thanks! Wow, we had an incredible Celebration of 75 years of Lutheran Campus Ministry at UT Austin on Saturday night with close to 200 people attending.  I feel very thankful to so many, and I am reminded that God’s grace (salvation by grace through faith for Christ’s sake) makes everything possible.  How will our study, […]

Celebrate 75 years! Week of April 16, 2012

We invite you to celebrate with us: This Saturday Lutheran Campus Ministry at UT Austin celebrates our 75th Anniversary of community and ministry!  We celebrate during the Season of Easter, when we continue to begin worship with the words:  Alleluia! Christ is Risen!  Christ is Risen Indeed! Alleluia!  As I write this we have at […]

Invitations: Week 4/9/12 “Christ is Risen”

Dear Friends on campus at UT, I’m proud to be a pastor of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America.  This week I share  our Presiding Bishop Mark Hanson’s Easter greeting to the church.  Please note the many announcements and activities we invite you to below.  God’s Power and Peace, Pastor Paul Dear Sisters and Brothers […]

Holy Week Invitations 2012

The Good Friday Stations of the Cross is probably the most unique time of prayer LCM students participate in during the school year.   For the last years we have joined Roman Catholic and other Christian ministries of the University  Interfaith Council in this pilgrimage, beginning at Littlefield Fountain at  2pm.  We pray and read Scripture […]

LCMUT invites you: week of March 26, 2012

Holy Week begins this coming Sunday.  Luther would invite us to find comfort in God who brings life from death, health from sickness, community from isolation,  hope and faith from despair, in Jesus Christ.  Holy Week focuses on the central teachings of the Christian faith, and ends up with the acclamation that “Christ is Risen.”  But […]

Invitations, week of March 19, 2012

Humor for Lent—first day back after break. An old cowboy was riding his trusty horse followed by his faithful dog along an unfamiliar road. The man was enjoying the new scenery, when he suddenly remembered dying, and realized that the dog beside him had been dead for years, as had his horse. Confused, he wondered […]