WELS-CLO Fall Conference to be Held in Baraboo, WI
St. John’s Lutheran Church, Baraboo along with St. John’s Lutheran Church, Rock Springs will be co-hosting the WELS-CLO Fall Conference on Saturday, September 20, 2014. The conference will be held at St. John’s Lutheran Church, 624 East Street, Baraboo, WI 53913. Our gracious hosts, Pat Kingery and Judy Garske are eager to have you to come to the beautiful Baraboo area especially at this time of the year when the fall colors are just beginning to appear. When you arrive at St. John’s you will be treated to refreshments in the fellowship hall and shopping at the Northwestern Publishing House book/media display with a 20% discount on items published by NPH. Bring along any duplicate or extra library items you may have for the Exchange Table. There is always a wealth of great items available there for newer libraries to help stock their shelves and for more established libraries to add or replace items in their collections.
After the morning devotion and a brief business meeting, Prof. Daniel M. Deutschlander will be speaking about his book from the Impact series, The Narrow Lutheran Middle: Following the Scriptural Road
. His is also the author of Civil Government: God’s Other Kingdom
and The Theology of the Cross: Reflections on His Cross and Ours
. Prof. Deutschlander has served in the public ministry for over 40 years as a parish pastor, high school teacher, and professor of German, history and religion. In retirement, he continues to be a frequent lecturer at seminars and conferences.
The afternoon speaker will be St. John’s own Pastor Carl Schroeder who has served there since 2009 as an associate pastor. He served for three years also as an associate pastor in Wisconsin Rapids prior to moving to Baraboo. He will be showing slides and telling us about his interesting trip to the Holy Land.
The deadline for conference registrations is September 12th
so mark your calendar, send in your registration form, and look forward to learning and sharing with your fellow church librarians. The cost for the all-day conference including a catered lunch is only $10 per person.
Download the registration form here
||Registration, refreshments, and NPH shopping
(enter at parking lot entrance)—fellowship hall, lower level
||Welcome and devotion led by Pastor Carl J. Schroeder
||Break – refreshments and shopping
||Speaker : Prof. Daniel M. Deutschlander – “The Narrow Lutheran Middle: Following the Scriptural Road”
|11:45 am-1:00 pm
||Lunch, shopping, and fellowship
||Pastor Carl J. Schroeder – Presentation on his travels in the Holy Land
||Closing devotion with Pastor Carl J. Schroeder