Events - Adult Camps

May 22

2019
Continuing Education Workshop (May 20-23)
Continuing Education Workshop (May 20-23)

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 lori@campokoboji.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 kara.metz@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 CPH 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)
 Wednesday
 8:00  Breakfast
  9:00-10:15  Session 1
10:15-10:30  Break
10:30-11:45  Session 2
  12:00-1:15  Lunch
    1:15-2:30  Session 3
    2:30-2:45  Break
    2:45-3:45  Session 4
    3:45-5:30  Break
            5:30  Dinner

   Thursday
  8:00  Breakfast
  9:00-10:15  Session 5
10:15-10:30  Break
10:30-11:45  Session 6
  12:00-1:15  Lunch
    1:15-2:30  Session 7
    2:30-2:45  Break
    2:45-3:45  Session 8
    3:45-5:30  Break
            5:30  Dinner

Friday
            8:00  Breakfast
  9:00-10:15  Session 9
10:15-10:30  Break
10:30-11:45  Session 10
  12:00-1:00  Lunch

*All meals will be served in the Ginny DeWall Dining Hall.
**Wednesday 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.