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What’s it like to be a second career student at Concordia Seminary? Find out as hosts Rev. Micah Glenn and Dr. Ben Haupt talk with two concluding M.Div. students Under the Fig Tree. Listen in as second-career students Deon Hull and Nick Palmer share what led them to pursue ministry as a second career, what it’s like to be an older student with a family, the process of navigating the vicarage process and more.

Under the Fig Tree is a video and audio podcast of Concordia Seminary, St. Louis. New video and audio episodes are added weekly each Monday. Under the Fig Tree can be found on YouTube and most podcast platforms including Spotify, Apple Podcasts and Google Podcasts. Those interested in vocational ministry are invited to learn more about Concordia Seminary at or by contacting the admissions team at [email protected] or 800-822-9545.


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Laity; Ministers; Future Seminarians; Future Deaconesses

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