Synod Assembly

Fri, June 3, 20168:00 AM

The Assembly will be held at the Blair County Convention Center with registration beginning on Friday, June 3
at 7 AM. Friday morning’s session will begin promptly at 8:30 AM in the Assembly Hall with Morning Prayer
and opening of the assembly. The Principle Eucharist will be held Friday evening, June 3 beginning at 7 PM at
the Blair County Convention Center. PLEASE NOTE there will be no Thursday evening opening worship service
and childcare will not be provided.
The temperature for the Convention Center will be set at 71 degrees. However, since the Convention Center is a
large building and it is difficult to keep at a temperature comfortable for everyone, please bring a sweater.
Childcare will be provided during the day at the Convention Center on Friday, June 3, and Saturday, June 4, for
those who have registered their child(ren).
Our churchwide representative this year is Rev. Michael Stadie, Director of Lutheran Disaster Relief and our
Theological Presenter is Rev. Dr. Jane Strohl. Ordination and congregational anniversaries will be recognized
during the assembly, and new rostered leaders will be introduced. There will be time to visit the displays of
various ministries of the synod, located near the assembly hall.