Minnesota Delegate Conference
Date: Sunday, June 10, 2001 Time: 3:00 p.m. Place: Berea Lutheran Church, Inver Grove Heights, Minn. Agenda: * Devotional Bible Study (presenter's choice of text) -- Pastor John Ude * Study and Discussion of Scriptural Principles Concerning Organizations in General and the American Legion in Specific (cf. 2000 Convention Proceedings, pp. 84-88; two Presidium Statements) -- Pastor David Schierenbeck * Study and Discussion Regarding the Concept of Christian Day Schools in Subsidized Congregations (cf. 2000 Convention Proceedings, p. 96)--Mr. Craig Owings * Summary Reports of CLC Boards/Coordinating Council Work * Business Meeting Chaplain: Pastor David Schierenbeck
Please announce attendance to the host congregation.
–Pastor Wayne Eichstadt, Sec’y
West-Central Delegate Conference
Dates: June 8-10, beginning at 10:00 a.m. (CDT) on Friday Place: Trinity Ev. Lutheran Church, Watertown, S.Dak. Agenda: 1) Devotional Study of Ecclesiastes 3:1-8 -- Pastor James Naumann 2) The Scriptural or Moral Implications of Bankruptcy -- Mr. Paul Mertz 3) To What Extent and Limit Can We Make Use of the Natural Knowledge of God (in connection with our prayers and praises) Without Committing Idolatry? -- Pastor Andrew Schaller 4) What Information Should be Communicated to Both Congregation and Candidate in the Divine Call? -- Mr. Butch Lang 5) The Use of Scripture and Other Means to Help Those with Addictions -- Mr. Lowell Kolb 6) An Overview of Home Schooling -- Pastor Michael Wilke 7) A Comparison of the Divine Call to Preach the Gospel and Personal Evangelism -- Pastor James Sandeen 8) Discussion of the American Legion 9) Discussion of the pros and cons of the use of Christian Day Schools in subsidized congregations Conference Chaplain: Pastor John M. Johannes
Communion Service Speaker: Pastor Timothy Wheaton
–Pastor Michael Schierenbeck, Sec’y
Great Lakes Delegate Conference
Dates: June 4-5 Place: Faith Lutheran Church of Markesan, WI Agenda: * A study of the synodical work on the American Legion * A review of the Coordinating Council minutes * The presentation of a Bible Class series for Junior High students. * A look at one aspect of our Mission privilege.
General Pastoral Conference
June 12-14, 2001
Communion Service Speaker: Pastor Elton Hallauer Liturgist: Pastor David Reim Chaplain: Pastor Paul Fleischer Agenda: * Study Regarding Organizations/American Legion--Moderated by the presidium * New Testament Exegesis, 1 Thessalonians 1:1-10--Pastor Paul Tiefel * Old Testament Exegesis, Joel 1:1ff--Pastor Delwyn Maas * Scriptural Guidance for the Enrollment Policies of our Christian Day Schools--Pastor Terrel Kesterson * Scriptural Reasons for Divorce with Specific Reference to what is meant by Malicious Desertion--Pastor David Naumann * An Examination of the Concepts "Sheep Stealing" and "Proselytizing" --Pastor James Sandeen