How Luther Became a Lutheran
What does this mean......for us

September 20-22, 2013
Beacon Shores Resort on Whitefish Lake
36859 Silver Peak Road
Crosslake, MN 56442
(218) 543-4166, (800) 950-9507 -

Speaker: Daniel Deutschlander

Professor Deutschlander has served in the public ministry for 40 years as a parish pastor, high school teacher and assistant principal, and college professor of German, history, and religion. He is the author of Civil Government: God's Other Kingdom, The Theology of the Cross: Reflections on His Cross and Ours, and The Narrow Lutheran Middle: Following the Scriptural Road. In retirement, he continues to be a frequent lecturer at seminars and conferences.

Professor Deutschlander led the 2010 and 2012 men's retreat. We are very happy to have him back with us again this year.


Friday, September 20

5pm Dinner - As you arrive
9pm Welcome and Devotion

Saturday, September 21

8am Breakfast and Fellowship
9am The church that Luther was born into
  Mid-morning Break
  Luther's family background and education
12pm Lunch
1pm The Germany that Luther was born into
  Mid-afternoon Break
  Luther as priest and professor
4pm Free time
7pm Dinner
8pm The solution
  Vespers, Bonfire, and free time

Sunday, September 22

7:30am Breakfast
8:30am Q&A/Overflow
10am 2014 Planning / Free time
11:30am Pack up / Clean up

Recap of the 2010 Men's Retreat

While all are welcome, this retreat is designed for the adult men of WELS/ELS churches. Fathers are encouraged to bring their sons 14 or older.

Cost through August 22: $140
Must pay by Aug. 22nd for this rate.
Cost after August 22: $160

Includes: Meals (Friday dinner through Sunday breakfast), lodging and resort access (2 nights), and instructional materials.

Saturday registration is available with two options:
     Saturday with lunch - $25
     Saturday with lunch and dinner - $40

Last year filled up before the deadline. Don't delay!

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