2017 CHAPLAINS CONFERENCE will be held JUNE 4-9, 2917, at OKOBOJI LUTHERAN BIBLE CAMP near Spirit Lake, IA.
Chaplains should provide our endorsing agent with their current address, their commander’s name and unit address so their orders for the conference can be cut and sent.
Presentations on Luther on Prayer, the Bible on Prayer, the Theology of Prayer, and the Practice of Prayer will be given in conjunction with resiliency training and soldier readiness.
The Conference begins on Sunday night, June 4, with worship at 7:00 PM. Breakfast, lunch, and dinner are provided Monday through Thursday; breakfast and lunch are provided on Friday are included in the $500.00 registration fee.
Prayer and the Word of God give chaplains the strength to minister to service members, and the resilience to face the challenges of active duty ministry. We’re looking forward to another dynamic week of being fed the Word of God by Rev. Timothy J. Swenson, CH (LTC) John H.G. Rasmussen, (ret), and Dr. Chris Croghan along with plenty of opportunities to relax, fish, boat, or just enjoy being in the cool and refreshing outdoors of Lake Okoboji. The fellowship, preaching and communion will be fantastic. Read More…
The Lord’s Prayer and Luther on Prayer will be the theme for the 17th Annual Augsburg Gathering on June 4-9, 2017.
The Gathering includes the Annual Augsburg Convention, the National ALCW meeting, and the Annual Chaplains Conference. Write to Rev. Timothy J. Sweson at firstname.lastname@example.org to register.
“I AM WITH YOU ALWAYS” – read the Blog about the 2014 Youth Leadership Retreat in Cloudcroft, NM.
“Who are you?”– follow our weekly devotions on the Sunday texts in the Blog.