For the best price, please register by February 15th!!
We encourage you to invite and carpool with others to receive the best price, which is $75 per carload of 4-5 people. Your group should register together by filling out a paper registration form for each participant and send them all together with a check for $75 to the Western Iowa Synod Office at 318 E Fifth St, Storm Lake, IA 50588. You can also register online and fill out the names of each person attending with you. For this option you will also need to send a check to the WIS office.
If you're coming alone or with a group, you can register with one of the options below, online or print out the registration form (on back of bulletin insert). We look forward to seeing you there!!
2016 WIS Leadership Academy
The Leadership Academy is scheduled for
February 27th at St Paul in Atlantic, 9:15 am - 3:15 pm
February 28th at St Mark in Storm Lake, 2:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Cost: $25/person or $75 per carload, by Feb. 15th. After that the cost will be $30/person with no carload option.
Our guest speaker Bishop Roger Gustafson, Central States Synod, ELCA, will energize and enlighten us with his teachings on Being a Spirit Filled Leader. Workshops will include such topics as: Companion Congregations, Faith Formation, writing devotions, human resources, church council basics, facebook, technology in worship and many more. There will be something for everyone! See below for more detailed information as it becomes available.
We hope you and several from your congregation will make plans to join us for one of these events!!
Bishop Roger Gustafson
A variety of workshops will be offered!
There is something for everyone!!
Many workshops will be offered that will fit the needs of your congregation and congregational leaders.
Below is a list of topics and possible tracks that you can follow. A more detailed list with workshop titles and descriptions will be available the day of the event or sooner!
Schedule for each event
February 27th - St Paul, Atlantic
Registration begins at 8:45 am with programing starting at 9:15 AM.
February 28th - St Mark, Storm Lake
Registration begins at 1:30 PM with programming starting at 2:00 PM.