Finlandia University’s campus pastor, Rev. Sarah Semmler Smith, is the featured writer for the Northern Great Lakes Area Synod “Prayerfully” devotions the week of December 13-19. The entire week of Pastor Sarah’s devotions are available in video format below. They will also be shared on the @FinnU_FaithLife campus ministry Instagram account.Sunday, December 13, 2020 Matthew 1:1-17 “Generations” Monday, December 14, 2020 Luke 1:26-29 “Perplexed” Tuesday, December 15, 2020 Mark 1:2-8 “Bug!” Wednesday, December 16, 2020 Luke 1:35-37 “Blue Christmas” Thursday, December 17, 2020 Luke 1:39-40 “Hearts Leaping” Friday, December 18, 2020 Luke 1:38, [...]
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The most magical moment of the year took place at Finlandia University Sunday afternoon as the Class of 2019 was recognized during the annual commencement ceremony at 1:30 p.m. at the Paavo Nurmi Center. At the ceremony 85 students were conferred degrees, while they heard from Student Representative and Marketing Major Haley Makela, and Commencement Speaker Bishop Katherine A. Finegan.
Bishop Finegan, bishop of the Northern Great Lakes Synod of the ELCA, spoke to the students about the importance of their [...]