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Rural/Small Town Ministry Conference

November 18, 2018 @ 2:00 pm - 6:00 pm

A Conversation to Take Small Town & Rural Ministry Into God’s Future

November 18, 2018 from 2:00 – 6:00 pm (Registration at 1:30 pm)
Sugar Creek Lutheran Church
N5690 Cobblestone Road
Elkhorn, WI 53121

This event is to introduce a new rural/small town ministry leadership partnership between Wartburg Theological Seminary, the synod and Sugar Creek Lutheran Church – Elkhorn.  The purpose is to offer a training resource for rural and small town ministry that builds faith, relationships, and service.  At this kick off event, led by Dr. Mark Yackel-Juleen, Director of Small Town & Rural Ministry for the Center for Theology & Land,we will explore the current state of rural and small town ministry hopes, joys and obstacles.

At this gathering, we will discuss:

  • Congregational joys and concerns.
  • Obstacles and distractions.
  • Future collaboration and mutual support
  • The process and commitment
  • And what rural/small town gathering would be complete without a potluck supper!  Everyone is asked to bring a dish to pass!

Schedule:
Registration 1:30 pm
Program:  2:00 pm
Pot Luck Dinner & Conversation:  5:00 pm

Sugar Creek will provide the hot dishes. Please brung a cold dish or dessert to share!

Event is FREE. We are grateful to Sugar Creek Lutheran Endowment for covering the costs.

Please register by November 9 by calling the synod office at (608) 270-0201

Details

Date:
November 18, 2018
Time:
2:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Event Category:

Organizer

Rev. Steve Kottke
Phone:
(608) 270-0201
Email:
stevek@scsw-elca.org

Venue

Sugar Creek Lutheran Church Elkhorn