Events - Adult Camps
Continuing Education Workshop (May 22-24)
Camp Okoboji partners with Concordia Thoological Seminary in Fort Wayne, IND to hold continuing education classes for pastors, DCEs, Deacons, Deaconesses, teachers, and lay people.
Date: May 22-24, 2019 (Lodging will be available for the evening of May 21)
Location: 1531 Edgewood Drive, Milford, IA 51351
Camp Okoboji Contact Person: Lori Gamble at 712-337-3325 or firstname.lastname@example.org
Cost: $200 for meals and lodging.
To register and pay for the class contact Kara Mertz at Concordia Theological Seminary in Fort Wayne. Her email is CE@ctsfw.edu or call at 260-452-2103
Presenter: The Reverend Reed Lessing: Prior to serving as pastor at St. Michael Lutheran Church in Ft. Wayne, Indiana, Reed was on the faculty of Concordia Seminary, St. Louis, Missouri. His books include Interpreting Discontinuity: Isaiah’s Tyre Oracle, Jonah, Amos, Isaiah: Chapters 40-55, Prepare the Way of the Lord: An Introduction to the Old Testament and Isaiah: Chapters 56-66. He is married to Lisa and their marriage has been blessed with three children and one granddaughter.
WORKSHOP: Zechariah: Behold your King! Based upon Reed’s forthcoming Concordia Publishing House commentary on Zechariah, this workshop explores the prophet’s message, theology and application for the twenty-first century church. Participants will receive a ten-week Lenten series—complete with sermons, orders of worship and Bible Study.
Schedule (May be adjusted)
9:00-10:15 Session 1
10:30-11:45 Session 2
1:15-2:30 Session 3
2:45-3:45 Session 4
9:00-10:15 Session 5
10:30-11:45 Session 6
1:15-2:30 Session 7
2:45-3:45 Session 8
9:00-10:15 Session 9
10:30-11:45 Session 10
*All meals will be served in the Ginny DeWall Dining Hall.
**Tuesday Evening arrivals will have no meals and the housing assignments will be on the room doors in Bethel Retreat Center.
***Evenings are on your own for fellowship, exploring the Iowa Great Lakes, etc.
Departures will follow the noon meal on Wednesday.