SOUTHEASTERN WISCONSIN DISTRICT
2019 District Conference + June 11-12, 2019
Wisconsin Lutheran Seminary, Mequon, Wisconsin
The 2019 District Conference of the Southeastern Wisconsin District will meet Tuesday and Wednesday, June 11 and 12 on the campus of Wisconsin Lutheran Seminary in Mequon.
Conference Theme: Connecting to a Changing Culture: Our Goal for Generations to Come
Opening Service Preacher: Professor Samuel Degner, Wisconsin Lutheran Seminary
Keynote Presentation: Pastor Jonathan Hein, WELS Congregational Services Administrator
Expected to attend: All pastors and certified male teachers and staff ministers serving in called positions and holding membership in SEW congregations.
Encouraged to attend: All called workers not yet certified; all retired pastors; any male teachers, and staff ministers, all pastors, teachers, or staff ministers not currently holding a call; and all lay delegates to the 2019 WELS Convention.
Agenda: The agenda includes reports from representatives of most of the synod's boards and commissions and opportunities to discuss items that will come before the synod convention this summer.
More pre-conference information is available in the 2019 Conference Announcement Letter.
Registration: If you haven't registered or excused yet, please follow this link to register now: 2019 Conference Registration.
Conference Reports and Other Materials
Book of Reports and Memorials
Copies of the 2019 Book of Reports and Memorials will be mailed to all congregations and male called workers. Electronic copies are available at the WELS convention page: www.wels.net/2019synodconvention or by clicking this link: 2019 Book of Reports and Memorials.
All of the following files are formatted with bookmarks for each individual report or section.
If you open them in Adobe Acrobat Reader, they will open with the bookmark pane visible.
They are also all formatted for two-sided printing.
(This file begins with a clickable table of contents page and includes everything in the next three files.)
(Note: It is a large file - about 38M)
Conference Information Pages
(including Agenda, Serving the District, 2019 Synod Delegate, District Calendar, Membership List, Evaluation Form)
(including District President, Ministry of Christian Giving, Mission Board, Nominating Committee, Discipleship, Lutheran Schools, Special Ministries, Financial Report)
(Reports from synodical and para-synodical boards, committees, and organizations)
Keynote Presentation - Connecting to a Changing Culture
(Pastor Hein has added notes to provide more context.)
(There will be printed copies for all at the conference, so you wouldn't need to print it for yourself, but you can download it if you want an electronic copy.)
Conference Presentations and Videos
WELS Home Missions
SEW District Mission Board
WELS Synodical Council
WELS Congregational Services
WELS Christian Aid and Relief
WELS Ministry of Christian Giving
WELS World Missions
Northwestern Publishing House
Forward in Christ
Online Evaluation Form
If you have any questions, please contact Secretary Billy Carter at 920.979.3087 (voice or text) or firstname.lastname@example.org.