FOR RELEASE 4:00 PM CST, THURSDAY, AUGUST 10, 2017
Seminary internships have been assigned for two senior AFLTS students who are entering their final semester of classroom instruction for the Master of Divinity program this fall. The seminary internship allows students to get practical experience while working with an experienced AFLC pastor. Internships will begin in January 2018 and continue for one year.
Ryan Patenaude is assigned to St. Paul’s Free Lutheran Church in Fargo, ND, under the supervision of Rev. Micah Hjermstad
Chris Kumpula is assigned to Abiding Savior Free Lutheran Church in Sioux Falls, SD, under the supervision of Rev. Kirk Flaa.
Founded in 1964 by the Association of Free Lutheran Congregations (www.aflc.org), the Free Lutheran Schools include a two year post-secondary program (Association Free Lutheran Bible School- www.aflbs.org) and a four year pastoral training program at the Masters of Divinity Level (Association Free Lutheran Theological Seminary- www.aflts.org). The Free Lutheran Schools Corporation is a candidate member of the Transnational Association of Christian Colleges and Schools (TRACS, www.tracs.org).