Plenary at Mid-Winter Convocation

Mid-Winter Convocation

Schedule

All worship services and plenary sessions will take place in the Chapel of the Incarnation in the Olson Campus Center, 1490 Fulham St. When you arrive and receive your program, it will contain information on workshop locations.

Wednesday, February 1

9-11 a.m.

Registration, check-in, visit resource fair

11 a.m.

Chapel Service: Rolf Jacobson preaching

11:45 a.m.

Lunch (provided)

12:45 p.m.

Welcome: President Steinke

1-2:30 p.m.

Plenary: Lois Malcolm and Scott Richards
Why Christian? And Why Lutheran?

2:30-2:45 p.m.

Break

2:45-3:45 p.m.

Workshops

3:45-4 p.m.

Break

4-5 p.m.

Workshop

Thursday, February 2

7:45 a.m.

President’s breakfast, includes State of the Seminary

8 a.m.

Registration desk and resource fair open

9:00 a.m.

Plenary: Matthew Skinner and
Hollie Holt-Woehl
When God's Promises Meet People: Conflict in the Church

10:30-11 a.m.

Break

11 a.m.

Chapel Service and Faithfulness in Ministry Awards: Kathryn Schifferdecker preaching

11:45 a.m.

Lunch (provided)

12:45-2:15 p.m.

Plenary: Mary Hess and Keith Anderson

Now You See It: Table Talk in the Digital Age

2:15-2:35 p.m.

Break

2:35-3:35 p.m.

Workshop

4-5 p.m.

Burgess Lecture: Kenneth Mtata
"Transforming Biblical Hermeneutics: The Bible as a Resource for Holistic Renewal in Africa in Light of the Reformation 500."

5:15-6:00 p.m.

Reception

Friday, February 3

8-9:15 a.m.

Breakfast with faculty and emeriti (provided)

9:15-10:45 a.m.

Keynote: Patrick Keifert and Greg Van Dunk
Confusion, Distancing, or Fusing: Table Talk to form Christian Communities Today

10:45 a.m.

Break

11 a.m.

Chapel Service with Holy Communion:
Dirk Lange preaching

11:45 a.m.

Close

 

Registration fees received by Dec. 15

$210 per person

$185 per person for retired participants

$185 for two or more members of a congregation when registration is received at the same time

The cost of paid registrations includes a non-refundable fee of $50 (per person).

Registration fees received beginning Dec. 16

$230 per person

$205 per person for retired participants

$205 for two or more members of a congregation when registration is received at the same time

The cost of paid registrations includes a non-refundable fee of $50 (per person).

Daily Registration Fees:
$100 Wednesday or Thursday (includes lunch)
$ 50  Friday (includes breakfast)

The cost of paid registration includes a $50 non-refundable fee (per person)

Download a printable registration form