Gathering of Rostered Women
Western Iowa Synod ELCA Rostered Women invite you to join them on April 19th and 20th to join in conversation with Rev. Karoline Lewis on the topic of women in ministry. If you have a chance to read her book, She before the event, it could prove helpful.
The Rev. Karoline M. Lewis is the Marbury E. Anderson Chair in Biblical Preaching at Luther Seminary. She previously taught at Candler School of Theology, Columbia Theological Seminary, and Augsburg College.
Lewis is the author of SHE: Five Keys to Unlock the Power of Women in Ministry (including an accompanying facilitator guide, participant guide, and DVD) and John: Fortress Biblical Preaching Commentaries, as well as numerous articles for The Christian Century, Feasting on the Word, Feasting on the Gospels, Currents in Theology and Mission, Lutheran Forum, Word & World, Abingdon Preaching Annual, and Odyssey Network's ON Scripture. She was one of the 100 religious scholars in the United States to contribute to the Values and Voices Campaign (valuesandvoices.com).
Ordained in the Evangelical Lutheran Church of America, Lewis holds degrees from Northwestern University (B.A.), Luther Seminary (M.Div.), and Emory University (Ph.D., New Testament Studies and Homiletics). She has served as Treasurer of Academy of Homiletics and Regional Coordinator for the Upper Midwest Region of the Society of Biblical Literature.
Location: Our Savior’s Lutheran Church, 600 Bluff St, Council Bluffs, IA.
Time: Sunday, April 19th gather at 6:00 pm with worship at 6:30 pm, finish by about 9:00 pm
Monday, April 20th gathering at 8:30 am with worship at 9:00 am we will finish at about 3:00 pm
Meals: Sunday evening and Monday breakfast you are on your own. Lunch will be provided as well as snacks both Sunday evening and Monday.
Cost: $75.00 if registered by April 14th. $85 if registering at the event.
Housing: is on your own
Special dietary needs such as gluten free we will try and make accommodations for it. But also encourage you to make sure you have snacks available to meet your needs.
Register online at: https://forms.gle/FUhNWKSfsFinpSTFA
Please send a check payable to 'Western Iowa Synod' for $75 per person and mail to:
Western Iowa Synod 318 E. Fifth St. Storm Lake, IA 50588
Any questions please contact Pastor Trish Underberg at 712-660-8583 or at firstname.lastname@example.org.