About the Speakers:

Rev. Dr. Anna Madsen of OMG: Center for Theological Conversation, and Bishop Guy Erwin of the Southwest California Synod will address the theme “The Reformation: What’s at Stake? Then and Now.” Presiding Bishop Elizabeth Eaton will also speak and preach and preside at the Monday evening communion service.

 

 

Schedule: 

Sunday, September 24
Sheraton Hotel
4:00 – Registration
Faith Lutheran Church – Clive, Iowa
5:30 – Buffet Meal
6:30 – Announcements and Introductions
6:45 – Evening Prayer led by Southeastern Iowa Synod
7:30 – Synod Bishops each meet with their synod’s rostered ministers

Monday, September 25
Sheraton Hotel
7:00 am – Breakfast on your own
8:30 – Devotions led by Western Iowa Synod, Welcome & Announcements
9:00 – Presentation
10:15 – Break
10:45 – Presentation
12:00 – Lunch in the Atrium
1:00 – Presentation
2:00 – Free Time
Dinner on your own
Faith Lutheran Church – Clive
7:30 – Worship (Bishop Elizabeth Eaton, preaching and presiding) Please note: the offering from the Monday Evening Communion Service will go to the LSI Global Greens Program.  Checks should be made payable to Lutheran Services in Iowa.

Sheraton Hotel
9:00 – Hymns and Drinks

Tuesday, September 26
Sheraton Hotel
7:00am – Breakfast on your own
8:30 – Devotions led by Northeastern Iowa Synod, Welcome & Announcements
9:00 – Presentation
10:15 – Break
10:45 – Presentation
11:45 – Sending Service led by Northeastern Iowa Synod
12:00 – Lunch

Housing:

More information and to reserve a room online (discounted group rate available until September 8 or until sold out)