Events

It’s in February, yes. It’s in the Midwest, usually northern Indiana—where not that many people travel in February. But you’re going; you leave on Friday afternoon, travel one hundred … two hundred … miles … or more, and then, thirty hours (or less) later, you’re back on your own campus. Why? Because the roughly nineteen hours you spend with 50 to 70 other student leaders and campus ministry directors at the Campus Ministry Leadership Conference helps make a difference in...

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Campus Ministry Leadership Conference 2017 is February 10-11—and registration is live! CMLC2017’s intensive leader-training program features speaker Mark Novacek (photo), who directs high school youth and young adult ministries at Trinity Lutheran Church in Roselle, Ill. Mark’s topic: “The Power of YES—Amazing Things Happen When We Say YES to the Holy Spirit’s Work in Us.” You and your student leaders will be inspired and energized as Mark shares life stories and opens up Scripture to explore the power and freedom...

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LCMS U will hold its third biennial campus ministry conference January 4-6. Titled Liberty, the conference will take place on the campus of the University of Maryland, just a short drive from Washington D.C. According to LCMS U, “Liberty will provide a forum to address fundamental issues related to religious liberty, the First Amendment and cultivating the vocation of Christian citizenship on campus. It will encourage and equip our college students, who are on the front lines of religious-liberty issues that seem to...

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A Challenge: Is It Time for One in Your Region? The Infobit You can start making plans now for the 2017 Campus Ministry Leadership Conference! Here’s what we know so far: Dates for this great retreat-style conference:  Feb. 10-11, 2017 Place: Cedar Lake Ministries, Cedar Lake, Indiana (We love this place!) [Update: CMLC 2017 is being hosted by our friends in the campus ministry at Valparaiso University, Valparaiso, Ind.!] Speaker: DCE Mark Novacek, who serves Trinity Lutheran Church, Roselle, Ill....

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Are you ready to serve 25,000 high schoolers at the biggest Christian youth blowout around? Then join Orange Nation. Applications are being accepted now from young adults 19-25 years of age who are interested in serving as Young Adult Volunteers (YAVs) at the 2016 National LCMS Youth Gathering, July 16-20 next summer in New Orleans! Here’s how you know you’re eligible. You must: Be 19-25 years old at the time of the Gathering and at least one year out of high school....

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The Missouri District LCMS will present “Campus Ministry 101: Nuts and Bolts,” Module 3 of the District’s College Peer Ministry Training series, onOctober 2-4, 2015 at Heit’s Point Lutheran Camp in Lincoln, Mo. The Campus Ministry 101 module is designed especially for ministry leaders and student leaders seeking a comprehensive model for operating a discipling ministry that serves a campus community. The presenter for the Nuts and Bolts module will be campus ministry veteran Lisa Highley, who served as Director of...

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The dates for this year’s Campus Ministry Leadership Conference are February 5-6, 2016. For the third year in a row, this intensive student-leader training event will be held at Cedar Lake Ministries, Cedar Lake, Ind. If you’ve attended before, you know how great it is—and you’ll mark the dates on your calendar now. If your group hasn’t attended CMLC but you think you’d like to try it—or you’re interested in replicating this leadership resource in your region—then don’t wait; block the dates...

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Beginning in the 2015-2016 academic year, Lutheran Campus Mission Association, in partnership with St. Louis-based Lutheran Hour Ministries, will offer international short-term spring break volunteer ministry experiences customized for students and young adults. Projects for 2016 are in development now. Here are the details so far: Two different spring break weeks will be selected; Ministry groups from more than one student ministry are welcome (encouraged!) to sign up; Two ministry centers in Latin America will be offered as hosts; potential...

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The Campus Ministry Leadership Conference is a one-day annual event held in northern Indiana that brings together students so they can learn from each other, encourage each other in faith, enjoy fellowship together and develop as leaders. The CMLC presents speakers who lend their insight into campus and mainstream culture, disciple-building, peer ministry and outreach. Students and ministry leaders: come to CMLC 2015, February 6-7 in Cedar Lake, Indiana! CMLC 2015 will feature speaker Sarah Guldalian. Sarah is co-owner of St. Louis-based...

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The Lutheran Church—Missouri Synod’s Missouri District presents COLLEGE Peer Ministry Training October 2014 MODULE #4  ACTIVE LISTENING/CRISIS MANAGEMENT PRESENTER: Rev. Gene Wyssmann—Assistant to the Missouri District President, Pastor, and Counselor WHEN:  Friday, October 3 (7:00 p.m.) through Sunday, October 5, 2014 (11:30 a.m.) WHERE:  Saint Paul Lutheran High School COST:  $230.00 per participant For more info, visit golcma.org/pmt. Questions? Email pmtMissouri@gmail.com. Is your school in Illinois, Iowa, Kansas or Nebraska? Non-Missouri schools are eligible, and there’s no extra cost; email us to learn...

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