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09/10/18

Decision Makers – Carley Washburn

My journey to AFLBS has been nothing short of exciting, but also slightly unconventional. I have been a Christian my entire life. Although God was always a big part of
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09/10/18

Decision Makers – Scott Erickson

The pastoral ministry had a tug on my heart ever since I met my wife, Tina, at Bible school. She and others have encouraged me in that very pursuit. I
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09/10/18

Decision Makers – Miao Zhao

In September 2012 I attended Indiana University, Bloomington, to participate in a PhD program. While there, I was led to a Lutheran church and for the first time in my
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09/10/18

A Crash Course in Defending Your Faith

By Caleb Holt  I had the privilege of attending FLY Beyond, the AFLC national youth equipping conference, in July and representing the Bible school there. There were many things to
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09/10/18

Stepping Out in Faith

By Ignacio Davalos  My go-to verse during my senior year of high school was Proverbs 3:5-6, “Trust in the Lord with all your heart, and do not lean on your
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09/10/18

AFLB/TS

One Last Project  This was not what they expected, kneeling down, fingernails digging into the soil in the nearly 90-degree heat.   As AFLBS summer team members converged on campus on
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09/10/18

In the Local Congregation

Ministry is hard. We knew this as we began our parish building journey, but what we didn’t know was just how hard it would be. When we started ministry at
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05/16/18

Kinship Magazine – Spring 2018 Edition

Kinship is a magazine of the Free Lutheran Schools. Stay up to date on latest news, student stories, classroom highlights, and fun tidbits about life on the AFLBS and AFLTS
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05/10/18

The Difference

“WHAT IS THE DIFFERENCE, other than lying and swearing less, between being a medical doctor and a Christian medical doctor?” I’ve been asking that question a lot lately (you can
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05/10/18

Rolf Leaves Legacy of Love for Students and Ministry

PASTOR JOEL ROLF ANNOUNCED his resignation as dean of the Association Free Lutheran Bible School earlier this year, to be effective at the end of June. Rolf has been a constant through
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05/10/18

Facing Fear with God’s Help

Lessons Learned in Historical Books AT SOME POINT in our lives, each of us has to come to grips with fear and worry. Most of the time it’s caused by one thing:
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05/10/18

Europe

HUNGARY It was such a joy to welcome my alma mater to Budapest, Hungary. So many memories came flooding back from my own European AFLBS choir tour 17 years ago.
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