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Community Worship Network Gathering – Frankenmuth

September 30, 2023
Frankenmuth, MI

At this gathering we will explore a variety of media messengers used in live corporate worship and community events. We will begin in the historic sanctuary of St. Lorenz, Frankenmuth (1030 W Tuscola St) and later, move to St. Lorenz Worship and Event Center (850 W Genesee St). At this gathering, we will focus on a variety of media hardware used to control sound, lighting, and presentation support in both worship areas.

There will be breakout sessions on:

  • An organ demonstration in the sanctuary and how to register hymns for these types of organs
  • Leadsheets, Voicings, and Texture (Keyboard)
  • Planning Center
  • ProPresenter
  • In Ear Monitor Demo

We will meet at St. Lorenz Lutheran Church and at their Worship and Event Center during the Conference.

St. Lorenz Lutheran Church
1030 W Tuscola St
Frankenmuth MI 48734

St. Lorenz Worship and Event Center
850 W Genesee St
Frankenmuth MI 48734

When & Where


September 30, 2023

St. Lorenz

Frankenmuth, MI, 48734
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Dan Reinert

Dan Reinert serves as the Director of Media Technology at St. Lorenz, Frankenmuth. He is blessed with the ability to stay calm under pressure and has learned to quickly troubleshoot problems. These attributes have allowed him to learn much over the years about the use of technology for the enhancement of ministry and worship. He has had the chance to work with many volunteers and fellow church workers to provide meaningful experiences for countless numbers of worshipers.


Myles Hayden

Myles Hayden serves as the Director of Music Ministries at St. Lorenz, Frankenmuth. His responsibilities include leading the choral and handbell ensembles and serving as the principal organist. He earned his undergraduate degree in Church Music from Valparaiso University and received his Master of Sacred Music degree from the University of Notre Dame. Outside of playing German organ music, he enjoys fly-fishing, hiking, camping, and spending time with his dog, Mende, short for Mendelssohn.


Amy Duncan

Amy Duncan moved out of the corporate world in 2013 to serve Christ full-time by using her time and talents as a worship director overseeing music and technology for both contemporary and traditional styles of worship. She currently serves as an adjunct professor in worship arts at Concordia University Ann Arbor.


Peter Prochnow

Peter Prochnow serves the Michigan District, LCMS as Director of Worship Arts and Community Engagement. He is the producer and pianist for the Lutheran Bible Translators’ ministry called Living Water at LivingWater.Bible and the creator and producer of thehymnalproject.org. A driving force behind Pete’s ministry and service to the Church is knowing the Church exists for those who aren’t a part of it while seeing the Holy Spirit empower us to share Jesus’ love with others through regular prayer and action.


Registration is now open.

Registration Costs: $20/person - Includes program and lunch.

Hotel Information is available below.



Additional Information

Hotel Information

Bavarian Inn Lodge
1 Covered Bridge Lane
Frankenmuth, MI, 48734

The Michigan District has secured 5 rooms at a rate of  $175 + resort fees and taxes for those that may need to travel a distance. To reserve a room call 855-652-7200  and provide this group number: 13O7IL  (1, 3, letter O, 7, Capital I and Capital L).