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South & East Pastors' Conference

What

South & East Pastors' Conference

"Joy-Filled Ministry in a Discouraged World"

When

May 15-16, 2012

Where

Bavarian Inn Lodge
1 Covered Bridge Lane
Frankenmuth, MI 48734

Registration

Closed

Speakers

Rev. Dr. Matthew C. HarrisonRev. Dr. Matthew C. Harrison

The Rev. Dr. Matthew C. Harrison is the 13th person to serve as president of the 2.3-million-member Lutheran Church—Missouri Synod. Based in St. Louis, the Missouri Synod is the second-largest Lutheran church body in North America

Agenda

Tuesday  
9:00 a.m. Hospitality – St. Lorenz
10 a.m. Divine Service – St. Lorenz 
11:30 a.m. Wives Lunch – Bavarian Inn Lodge – Lorelei Lounge
12:00 p.m. Exhibits Open – Bavarian Inn Lodge – Mozart Room
1:00 p.m. Welcome and Devotion- Bavarian Inn Lodge – Composer Rooms
1:15 p.m. Session 1 - President Matthew C. Harrison
2:45 p.m. Break
3:00 p.m. Session 2 - President Matthew C. Harrison
4:00 p.m. Break
4:15 p.m. Session 3 - Q&A with President Matthew C. Harrison
5:30 p.m. Break
  5:45 p.m. - 10:00 p.m. // Bar open - hosted by Church Extension Fund
6:30 p.m. Dinner
After Dinner Gemütlichkeit with Special Music
   
Wednesday  
7:00 a.m. Breakfast
8:00 a.m. Devotion
8:15 a.m. Concordia University Ann Arbor Presentation
8:45 a.m. Session 4 - President David P. E. Maier
10:00 a.m. Break
10:10 a.m. Session 5 - "A Time to Encourage and Strengthen Each Other"
11:00 a.m. Devotion
12:00 p.m. Check-out

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North & East Pastors' Conference

What

North & East Pastors' Conference

"Teaching them to observe everything I have commanded you" - Matthew 28:20

When

May 7-9, 2012

Where

Treetops Resort
3962 Wilkinson Road
Gaylord, Michigan 49735

Registration

Registration is now closed.

Speakers

Dr. Charles P. Arand

Dr. Charles P. Arand is professor of systematic theology. Concordia College, Milwaukee, Wisconsin (B.A. 1980); Concordia Seminary, St. Louis, Missouri (M.Div. 1984, S.T.M. 1987, Th.D. 1989); pastor, St. John, Minden, and St. Luke, Covington, Illinois (1988-89); assistant professor, Concordia Seminary (1989-95); associate professor (1995-2001); professor since 2001; chairman, department of systematic theology, since 1995; assistant dean of faculty (1996-98); acting dean of faculty (1997); faculty marshal since 1997; associate vice president for academic affairs (1998-2004); Waldemar A. and June Schuette Endowed Chair in Systematic Theology since 2003; curriculum developer, Specific Ministry Pastor program, since 2008.

Dr. Joel Biermann

The son of a pastor, Joel Biermann was raised in parishes in Alberta, Nebraska, and Michigan. Graduating from Concordia College, Ann Arbor in 1983, he enrolled at Concordia Seminary, St. Louis and finished his M.Div. in 1987. Married to Jeannalee Richardt in 1985, the young couple embarked on a life of service to the church by beginning at Trinity in Bemidji, Minn. A call led to a pastorate at St. Matthew, Holt, Mich. 1998 brought another move as Dr. Biermann returned to Concordia Seminary, St. Louis as a graduate student. He completed his Ph.D. in 2002 with a dissertation entitled, Virtue Ethics and the Place of Character Formation in Lutheran Theology.

Agenda

Monday  
12:00 p.m. Golf - Tee times assigned every 10 minutes until 1:20 p.m.
3:30 - 5:30 p.m. Registration at Treetops Resort
7:00 p.m. Opening Worship (Divine Service) at Trinity, Gaylord
9:00 p.m. Fellowship (sponsored by Thrivent)
   
Tuesday  
  Exhibitors Open - 9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
7:00 - 8:00 a.m. Breakfast
8:15 a.m. Opening Devotions
8:30 a.m. Conference Business and President's Report
9:30 a.m. Session 1 - Charles Arand
10:30 a.m. Break
11:00 a.m. Session 2 - Charles Arand
12:00 p.m. Lunch
1:00 p.m. Devotions
1:15 p.m. Concordia University Ann Arbor
1:30 p.m. Session 3 - Joel Biermann
2:30 p.m. Break
2:45 p.m. Session 4 - Joel Biermann
3:45 p.m. Closing Devotions
4:00 p.m. Free Time
7:00 p.m.

Dinner/Banquet
Entertainment/Fellowship
Karaoke - Hosted by Rennie Kaufmann
Gemutlichkeit - Host by Church Extension Fund

   
Wednesday  
7:30 - 8:30 a.m. Breakfast
8:45 a.m. Devotions
9:00 a.m. Confirmation Symposium Report & Open Panel Discussion
11:00 a.m. Closing Devotions

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