Doubletree by Hilton Bay City – Riverfront
One Wenonah Park Place
Bay City MI 48708
How can God’s people be re:stored to living out Christ’s mission, to be re:equipped as the priesthood of ALL believers, and Pastors be re:engaged so that lives that matter to the Re:deemer can be re:claimed? Register now and plan to join our speakers, Rev. Matthew Popovits (Pastor of Our Savior – New York City) and Rev. A. Trevor Sutton (Author of Being Lutheran – Living the faith you have received, CPH, 2016) as we seek to answer these questions at our next North & East Pastor’s Conference.
The North & East Pastors' Conference is conducted for the spiritual and professional growth of its members.
In support of Michigan District's “Great Compassion Ministry,” The North & East Pastors’ Conference Tuesday Worship Offering will go to Franklin Avenue Mission, www.franklinavemission.org.
If you are looking for CEUs from your conference attendance, please click here and complete the attached form.
Pastors, Vicars, Deacons, Staff
Registration: $70 / person
$100/person after April 10, 2017
Lodging Costs & Directions Below
Complimentary registration and lodging for those who register by April 10, 2017.
(Do not call the hotel, you will indicate your lodging needs on your conference registration), after that, registration is $100 per person and you are responsible for making your own lodging reservations.
Lodging Costs & Directions Below
Conference registration does not reserve your lodging. If you require lodging for the conference, the group rate is $105.
To reserve your hotel room at the group rate, click here : http://doubletree.hilton.com/en/dt/groups/personalized/M/MBSBCDT-MDL-20170501/index.jhtml
Or call 989.891.6000 and mention Group Code MDL
Rev. Matt Popovits
Matt Popovits serves as Pastor of Our Saviour New York (OSNY), a family of parishes in Manhattan and Queens working together to serve New York City. Matt is also the host of The Spiritual Howcast on iTunes and YouTube, which offers insightful yet simple answers to the spiritual questions of skeptical people. Matt and his high school sweetheart Lisa proudly live in Queens with their two children, Ava and Jack Matthew. His latest book is entitled Tough Call: A Little Book on Making Big Decisions and is available at Amazon.com.
Rev. Trevor Sutton
Rev. A. Trevor Sutton is associate pastor at St. Luke Lutheran Church in Meridian Township and Lansing, Mich. He is currently a graduate student in Writing and Rhetoric at Mich. State University. Sutton has a BA from Concordia University in Ann Arbor, Mich., and an M.Div. from Concordia Seminary in St. Louis, Mo. Sutton is author of Being Lutheran (Concordia Publishing House, 2016) and Why Should I Trust the Bible? (Concordia Publishing House, 2016). He is currently working on a book with Dr. Gene Veith. Sutton lives in Okemos, Mich., with his wife, Elizabeth, and their two daughters.
|Monday, May 01, 2017|
|6:00-7:00||Registration, Check-in, Dinner on your own||Grand Foyer|
|7:00-7:15||Welcome / Greetings / Introductions||Salon CD|
|7:15-8:30||Keynote - Rev. A. Trevor Sutton "Re-Engaging our World with the Gospel"|
|Tuesday, May 02, 2017|
|8:00am - 5:00pm||Exhibits||Davidson|
|8:45-9:45||Rev. Matt Popovits • Session 1: The Future of Preaching and Teaching|
|11:00-12:00||Rev. Matt Popovits • Session 2: The Future of Corporate Worship|
|1:00-2:30||Rev. Matt Popovits • Session 3: The Future of Funding|
|3:00-4:30||Rev. Matt Popovits • Session 4: The Future of Self-Care|
|7:30-9:00||Worship Service with Holy Communion|
|9:00-11:00||Fellowship - Hosted by CEF|
|Wednesday, May 3, 2017|
|9:00-10:30||President's Report / Q&A|