The Evangelical Lutheran Mission Society for the Chinese (ELMSC) will hold its Second Annual Chinese Seminar on Scripture and Luther’s Small Catechism May 11-14, 2015 on the campus of Concordia Theological Seminary, Fort Wayne, Indiana. The seminar is designed especially for Mandarin-speaking North American Chinese Christian university students and scholars, but is also open to any serious Mandarin-speaking Bible student. Participants will study (in Mandarin Chinese, a couple topics in English with Chinese translation) the basics of salvation, the Scriptural narrative of salvation, and the six chief parts of Luther’s Small Catechism. The presenters are all Mandarin-speaking pastors of the Lutheran Church – Missouri Synod (LCMS). The registration fee is $150, and the society will make all efforts to cover all additional costs for participants, including transportation costs. Registration is limited to 20 participants. More detailed information about the seminar, including a tentative detailed schedule and names and backgrounds of the presenters, can be obtained by emailing the society: elmsc9@gmail.com Those interested in participating are asked to fill out a registration form (here) and send it with the $150 registration fee to the address below. As the registration form indicates, registrants are required to have their pastor or coordinator of the Christian organization in which they participate write a brief recommendation paragraph for the participant on the registration form. Checks should be made payable to “ELMSC”.

 

福音路德会华人宣道协会将于2015年5月11-14日主办第二届『圣经及基督信仰小问答研讨会。』地点在美国印第安纳州韦恩堡市的协同神学院。此研讨会特別为想要多学习圣经及信仰小问答的北美华人基督徒开办。所学习的题目包括圣经中关于得救的基本教导,圣经从创世纪到启示录的救恩记载,以及基督信仰小问答的六部分,即十诫、使徒信经、主祷文、圣洗礼、认罪与钥匙职、和圣餐礼。研讨会的讲员都是美国路德会(LCMS)的牧师。所有研讨会的活动都是用普通话进行(除了两次专题是用英文翻译成普通话)。报名费是$150美元。主办的宣道社会尽力负责所有其它的费用,包括住宿、饮食、及来回的交通费。愿意参加者请填写报名表,并寄此表连同报名费至以下的地址。参加者数目有限,仅20位。报名表有地方给报名者的牧师写个简单的推荐。支票是写给 “ELMSC”。 Please mail the registration form and $150 registration fee to: ELMSC 100 E. Michigan St. Evansville, IN 47711