Extraordinary Lutheran Ministries is happy to announce that thanks to your support we are able to help support four Proclaim interns for the 2013-2014 year! There is a growing need for supporting interns & the congregations they serve. We will continue to explore ways to support LGBTQ interns through our new program, Ministry Engagement in the coming years.
2013-2014 Internship Grants:
Moose Flores, House for All Sinners & Saints, Denver, CO:
This grant provides support for Moose Flores internship and housing at House for All Sinners & Saints. This is the third intern that House for All Sinners & Saints has ever hosted. Moose is a student at Lutheran Theological Seminary at Philadelphia and originally from Detroit, MI. Moose has a background in camp ministry from the Lutheran Outdoor Ministries Center in Oregon, IL. Pastor Nadia Bolz-Weber will be the internship supervisor.
This grant provides support for Rachel’s internship at Lutheran Church of Christ the King. Rachel is a student at Luther Seminary, because of this grant Rachel will be able to receive a modest stipend during the year. This is a new internship site and Pastor Mohr will be the internship supervisor.
Carolina Glauster, Lutheran Church of the Cross, Victoria, BC, Canada:
This grant provides support for Carolina’s internship at Lutheran Church of the Cross. Carolina is a student at the University of Chicago Divinity School, an affiliate student at Lutheran School of Theology at Chicago. Carolina also serves as a Communications representative on the Proclaim team. She and her partner Emily are looking forward to the big move from Chicago back to Carolina’s home country of Canada this summer. This grant supports the additional cost of having an intern from the United States. Pastor Lyle McKenzie will be the internship supervisor.
Rachel Anderson, Lord of Mercy Lutheran Church, Sparks, NV:
This grant provides support for Rachel’s internship at Lord of Mercy Lutheran Church. This is the 2nd Proclaim intern that has served the congregation. Rachel is a student at Lutheran Theological Seminary at Philadelphia and originally from Newington, Connecticut. The internship supervisor is Pastor Mary Lou Petitjean.
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