Fort Dodge Forums
Late Winter/Spring Schedule Set
The fun begins at 9:30 am at Grace Lutheran Church, Fort Dodge Iowa. Forums begin at 9:30 am with coffee and fellowship. The Program runs from 10 until noon. A catered meal (about $8) is available to conclude the event at noon.
The Forum costs $40 per session, payable at the time of the forum. Or get all 9 sessions in the 2017-2018 year for only $225. Retired clergy rate available. Hope to see you there!
March 8 Psalms
Richard Bruxvoort Colligan
April 12 Musings on Pentecost: The Forgotten Festival
Dr. Barbara Lundblad
May 10 Interculturality
Bishop Roger Prois
2018 Bishop's Annual Charity Golf Tournament
When: August 15th
Where: Okoboji View Golf Course
Other Events of Interest
Join us this Summer!
Looking for a time to relax, create fun memories, and grow in your walk with Christ? Join us this summer at Ingham Okoboji Lutheran Bible Camps! We have summer camps available for all! Check out more information at
www.okoboji.org/programs to find a program that works for you. Our Theme this Summer is "Seek First" based on verse Matthew 6:33.
Plan Your Next Spiritual Retreat At Lakeside
Lutheran Lakeside can meet the needs of all groups! Whether it’s a council group, youth retreat, women or men's group, or personal spiritual retreat, we have great spaces, meal options, and activities. We offer a variety of different housing options, private rooms and smaller retreat spaces which include...
• Lodge - Sleeps up to 23
• Chalet – Sleeps up to 26
• Shalom – Sleeps up to 26
Activities include: Sailing, boating, rock climbing, zip lining, biking, hiking, fishing, and more.
Rustic cabins, tree houses, and campground spaces.
To determine the best fit for your next trip please contact
Amanda@lutheranlakeside.com or check out www.lutheranlakeside.com
Lutheran Lakeside is always looking for Summer Staff!
Are you looking for an amazing summer adventure? Lutheran Lakeside Camp is always looking for interns, counselors and utility players for the summer. Our staff lead campers in fun games, interactive bible studies, and outdoor activities from hiking to sailing to cooking over a fire under the stars. Staff get to learn and grow in a nurturing community that builds friendships that surpass the summer and last a lifetime. It’s an amazing opportunity to grow in your faith, lead kids in fun and games, be part of an intentional Christian community, and maybe even earn college credit! To learn more, go to www.lutheranlakeside.com/employment to learn more or apply today!
PORTICO Pre-Retirement Seminar
If you're over age 50 and within 15 years of retirement, our pre-retirement seminars and webinars are a great way to get planning off to a strong start or keep the momentum going. The seminar answers the important questions you may have about retirement, including:
• How much money will I need when I retire?
• What health care options will I have in retirement?
• As I approach retirement, how can I manage my investment risks?
• How can money be distributed from my ELCA retirement account to create a steady stream of income in retirement?
Date: Tuesday, July 10, 2018 (additional dates and locations are listed at: https://porticobenefits.org/NewsEvents/Events/Pre-RetirementSeminars)
Location: Bethesda Lutheran Church, 1517 Northwestern Ave, Ames, IA
Time: 9 a.m. – 6 p.m.
Cost: $35/person or $70/couple. Breakfast and lunch are included.
Register online: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/ames-pre-retirement-seminar-tickets-39098632061
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