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Minnesota Delegate Conference

Date: Sunday, June 10, 2001
Time: 3:00 p.m.
Place: Berea Lutheran Church, Inver Grove Heights, Minn.
  * 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.
  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
  * 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
  * Study Regarding Organizations/American Legion--Moderated by the 
  * 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