2023 District Conference
2023 District Conference + June 13-14, 2023
Wisconsin Lutheran Seminary, Mequon, Wisconsin
My Lutheran Witness to the World

The 2023 District Conference of the Southeastern Wisconsin District will meet Tuesday and Wednesday, June 13 and 14 on the campus of Wisconsin Lutheran Seminary in Mequon. 

Conference Theme:   My Lutheran Witness to the World

Opening Service Preacher: District President Daniel Leyrer
                                                              "God Gave You the Spirit to Testify"

Keynote Presentation:  Professor Luke Thompson, Martin Luther College
                                                          This Present Age:
                                                                 Tone and the Confessional Lutheran View of the End Times

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: Any male teachers or staff ministers not yet ministry certified.

invited to attend: All retired pastors and retired male teachers or staff ministers; any pastors or male teachers or staff ministers not currently holding a call; and all lay delegates to the 2023 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 2023 Conference Announcement Letter.

Registration: If you haven't registered or excused yet, please follow this link to register now: 2023 Conference Registration.

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Conference Reports and Other Materials

Book of Reports and Memorials
Copies of the 2023 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.welsconvention.net/boram or by clicking this link:  2023 Book of Reports and Memorials.
All of the following files will be 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 will also all be formatted for two-sided printing.

NOTE: Links will be made active when the files are posted.

Proposed Agenda

All Reports and Materials (except for Worship Folder) 
(This file will begin with a clickable table of contents page and includes everything in the next three files.)
(Note: It will be a large file)

Conference Information Pages
(including Agenda, Serving the District, 2023 Synod Delegates, District Calendar, Membership List, Evaluation Form)

District Reports
(including reports from the District President and the District Boards and Commissions and a Financial Report)

Other Reports  
(including reports from synodical boards and committees and other affiliated ministries)
received later: 2023 Seminary Summer Spotlight

Keynote Presentation  

Worship Folder
(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

NOTE: Links will be made active when the files are posted.

Online Evaluation Form
If you have any questions, please contact Secretary Billy Carter at 920.979.3087 (voice or text) or sewsec@gmail.com.