Event for A Life Called Church Work Recruiting Weekend

A Life Called Church Work Recruiting Weekend

Concordia University, Nebraska invites you and your family to explore our church work programs at "A Life Called" - our church work visit event on Sunday, Oct. 8 - Monday, Oct. 9, 2023.


While attending "A Life Called", you will be able to:

Learn about our five church work programs (Director of Christian Education, Director of Parish Music, Lutheran Teacher, Pre-Deaconess, Pre-Seminary); sit in on church work classes and learn alongside current students; engage with our church work faculty; tour campus and see the residence halls; and learn about financial aid opportunities.

If traveling from far away and will be here Sunday morning…we can provide a list of churches to visit and places to go for lunch. 

Tentative Schedule 

Check-in 3 p.m.

Thom Mainstreet

Welcome 3:30 p.m.

Thom 111

Ministry Ties Activity 4:30 p.m.

Thom 111 and Campus Quad

Dinner with the Attic 5:30 p.m.

Janzow Campus Center, Cattle Conference Room

The Attic Campus-wide Bible Study 6:00-7 p.m.

Janzow Campus Center, Cattle Conference Room

Outdoor Chapel Bonfire 8:00 p.m.


Breakfast 9 a.m.

Janzow Campus Center, Lower Level

Session Led by Amy Hubach 9:30 a.m.

Thom 111

Tour of Campus 10 a.m.

Chapel 11 a.m.

Weller Chapel

Open Time 11:40 a.m. - 1:30 p.m.

Go to A Cappella, sit in on classes, lunch, meet with coaches, visit the bookstore, explore the square

Financial Aid Presentation 1:30 p.m.

Thom 111

End 2:00 p.m.

Additional Information

  • All housing, meals, and activities are free for students.
  • Students will be paired with a “host student” that they will stay with Sunday night. Students should bring their own pillow and a sleeping bag. If flying in, let us know so we can provide bedding. 
  • Mileage reimbursement can be given to groups of 3+ students
  • Admitted students who fly in can be reimbursed $200 and we can pick them up at the Lincoln or Omaha airport.  
  • Parents are encouraged to participate in this visit event but will need to find their own overnight accommodations. Hotel options in Seward: