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events around the synod

Unplugged Retreat

March 28-29, Red Willow Bible Camp

All young adults (20s/30s ish) are invited to a weekend unplugged from the stress and worry of work, politics, social media, parenting, school - whatever is on your plate. Together with our speaker, Pastor Ivy Schulz, we will plug into a weekend connecting with God and one another.


Cost: $25 per person or $10 for college students. Funds are available if the cost is prohibitive. This cost cost covers the event, your lodging in a bunk room, food, snacks, activities, etc. Private rooms are available for an additional $10.

Registration is due March 15th. You will receive a schedule and packing list after registering. To register, visit and click, "Register Online," under "Quick Links." 


Silent Retreat: Come to the Well - CANCELLED

April 17-18, Hope Lutheran South Campus

During life's peaks and valleys, come to a safe place for spiritual growth.  Join other adults for a two-day silent retreat with Pr Sherry Mortenson, spiritual director, pastor, director of Ephraim's Refuge.

More information and registration


Diaconal Adventure to Germany

May 5-15, 2020

Tour starts in Frankfurt, Germany

For more information, contact Dn Brenda Bauer at

or visit:


The Atonement Theory: Is Communal Atonement Good Theology?  Is It Possible?

May 7, 2020

11am - 3pm

Lakota Lutheran Church

Cost: $35

A Continuing education event for rostered and lay leaders featuring Rev Dr Erick Thompson

Registration: text info to 701-303-0489



Pilgrims' Trip to Norway: Walking the Olavsleden

St. Paul-Reformation and the Turning Point Travel Group will host a trip to Norway in July of 2020 on the ancient Pilgrimage Route of St. Olav (the “Olavsleden”).  Led by Astrid Hovingen and Pr. Kerry Holder Joffrian, the route will make its way through Norway’s breathtaking landscape, mountains, and valleys to Nidaros, the burial site of St. Olav.  Additional staff from the Church of Norway will join in leading our group with concerts, worship services, and cultural experiences


Reserve your space now; space is limited!  For more information and a detailed itinerary, visit