Use Giving Tuesday to Support Your Seminary

The “Black Friday” and “Cyber Monday” frenzies are all about accumulating the things of this world. Of course, we give thanks to God that He has so blessed us that we can enjoy the goodness of creation. But the world’s greatest need is not to get more stuff but to receive the precious Gospel of … Continue reading Use Giving Tuesday to Support Your Seminary

Remembrance Day and the Seminary

Two members of the seminary community participated in local Remembrance Day ceremonies. Both Albert Ho, a first-year seminarian, and Dr. Korcok are serving members of the Lincoln and Welland Regiment, where Albert is a 2nd lieutenant and Dr. Korcok is the regimental chaplain. On Thursday, together they laid wreaths at the cenotaph in Thorold: Albert … Continue reading Remembrance Day and the Seminary

Harvest Day 2021

MDiv Student Albert Ho In a 2019 press release it was announced that the Seminary Guild was “already looking forward to Guild Day 2020.”  Little did anyone realize that, because of the pandemic, in 2020 both Guild Day and Harvest Day would have to be cancelled. What a joy it was that the Guild was able … Continue reading Harvest Day 2021

Sermon: Feast of St. Matthew, Apostle and Evangelist 2021

The following sermon was preached by Dr. Thomas Korcok in the seminary’s Martin Luther Chapel for the divine service in observance of the Feast of St. Matthew, Apostle and Evangelist, 21 September 2021. Caravaggio "The Calling of St. Matthew" 1600 What is the world to me?  Well, for much of the time, quite a bit.  … Continue reading Sermon: Feast of St. Matthew, Apostle and Evangelist 2021