A day for every pastor, every rostered lay leader, every synod deacon, every congregation council/leadership team member, every treasurer/stewardship leader and all faithful disciples from all 183 synod. Bishop Schaefer urges you to commit to one of these events as part of your Lenten discipline.
WHEN AND WHERE?
· March 15
Lutheran Church, Tamarac
Gather at 10:30am—10:45am
Worship at 11:00am—The Bishop’s Chrism Eucharist will include the renewal of ordination/consecration/
commissioning vows of our public ministries before all God’s people and the consecration of the chrism (oil) used in synod congregations at baptism as a sign of our unity. An offering will be taken for Together in Mission. (Rostered leaders-vest & process, the color is purple)
Lunch at 12:00pm provided by host site.
Bishop’s Vision for Synodical Mission at 12:45pm
Two workshop choices from 1:00-2:15pm:
1. “God has called you to leadership, now what?”—Discipleship, planning to participate in God’s mission, congregation partnership with pastors.
2. “Biblical Stewardship, planning &record keeping for congregational stewards”
HOW DO I REGISTER?
Suggested donation for lunch is $5