Event for Cancelled: Heartland DCE Conference 2020

Cancelled: Heartland DCE Conference 2020

Janzow Campus Center

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The 2020 Heartland DCE Conference, hosted by The Institute for Religious Education at Concordia University, Nebraska is designed for individuals working in parish education in the church. The purpose of the conference is to help participants gain a better understanding, passion and ability to develop a ministry that equips believers for “works of service so that the body of Christ may be built up.” (Ephesians 4:12)

Make plans now to join us May 20-22, 2020, in Seward, Nebraska.

Registration opens online Jan. 1, 2020, and closes on May 1, 2020. 

Keynote Speakers

Goal: Following participation in the 2020 Heartland DCE Conference the attendee will be more effective at equipping Christians to minister in a changing society.

Tentative Schedule

Wednesday, May 20

Registration 1:30-2 p.m.

Janzow Campus Center

Welcome 2-2:30 p.m.

Cattle Conference Room

Opening Worship 2:30-3 p.m.

Weller Auditorium

Break 3:30-4 p.m.

Keynote #1 4-5:15 p.m.

Cattle Conference Room

Brooke Hempell, Barna Senior VP of Research – Latest Research on Trends impacting DCEs

Debrief/Implications 5:15-6 p.m.

Dinner 7-9 p.m.

Junto Winery

Free Time 9 p.m.

Thursday, May 21

Breakfast on Your Own

Opening Devotion 9-9:30 a.m.

Brooke Hempell.2 9:30-10:45 a.m.

Break 10:45-11 a.m.

Keynote #2 11 a.m.-12:15 p.m.

Tod Bolsinger – Canoeing the Mountains: Christian leadership in unchartered territory

Lunch 12:15-1:15 p.m.

Janzow Cafeteria

Todd Bolsinger.2 1:30-2:15 p.m.

Implications 2:15-3 p.m.

Keynote #3 3:15-4:30 p.m.

Ty Wyss – LGBTQ and your ministry

Implications 4:30-5 p.m.

Transition to Dinner 5-6 p.m.

Dinner and Program 6-9 p.m.

Bottle Rocket Brewing Company

Free Time 9 p.m.

Friday, May 22

Breakfast on Your Own

IRE Time 9-9:30 a.m.

Ty Wyss.2 9:30-10:45 a.m.

Implications/Application/Evaluation 10:45-11:30 a.m.

Closing Devotion 11:30 a.m.-12 p.m.

Cattle Conference Room


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