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North and East Pastors’ Conference 2020 – CANCELLED

Teaching Many Things to Many People

May 4, 2020 - May 6, 2020
Lewiston, MI
The North & East Pastors’ Conference scheduled for May 4-6, 2020 has been cancelled. Refunds will be forthcoming.
If individual hotel reservations were made, please work directly with Garland Lodge and Golf Resort to cancel.

When & Where


May 4 @ 7:00 pm - May 6 @ 11:00 am

Garland Lodge & Golf Resort
4700 N Red Oak Rd
Lewiston, MI, 49756
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Rev. Dr. Peter Scaer

Dr. Peter Scaer received his M.Div. from Concordia Theological Seminary in Fort Wayne, Ind. (CTSFW). He holds an M.A. and a Ph.D. from Notre Dame. From 1996 to 2000, Dr. Scaer served as the pastor of Emanuel Lutheran Church in Arcadia, Ind. He joined the Exegetical Department of CTSFW in 2000. His passions include the Gospel of Mark and the sacramental ministry of Jesus. He is also deeply involved in life issues. Currently he serves as President of Allen County Right to Life. Dr. Scaer and his wife Amy are blessed with three children, and he spends much of his free time driving his youngest son to and from band practice, while listening to books on tape.


Rev. Randy Johnson

As a Congregation Mission and Ministry Facilitator (CMMF), Randy is responsible for developing strong, effective working relationships with assigned congregations by assisting with New Mission and Ministry starts, Mission Renewal, Pastoral Transition Study (Inventory, Survey, and Pastoral Profile), demographic study and counsel, and strategic planning. He also works with chaplains in the Michigan District.


Registration is closed due to Cancellation of this Event.

Deadline to register is April 2, 2020.

Registration Costs:
Pastors, Vicars, Deacons & Wives: $50/person
Emeriti & Wives: $0/person

Deadline to register is April 2, 2020 after which prices go up to $100/person for ALL attendees.

Note: Hotel Registration is separate. See below for details.
District makes Emeriti lodging reservations through April 2. After which Emeriti will be responsible for their own reservations.

Compassion Ministry

In support of the Great Compassion Ministry, the North & East Pastors’ Conference will support Options Pregnancy Center of Alpena optionspregnancycenter.org/ with their ingathering:

Tangible items list:

  • Non-latex, powder-free gloves
  • Medical table paper rolls
  • Ultrasound Gel
  • Office Supplies (most grants will not cover these expenses), paper, etc.
  • Cleaning/hospital-grade disinfectant supplies
  • Monetary donations to assist with purchasing support books for miscarriage/post abortion/loss.

Options Pregnancy Center is funded solely by grants and donor support, so every person that pours into OPC has a stake in our mission to “educate,encourage and empower those facing unexpected pregnancies and related issues.”

Feel free to call the center if you have any questions! 989.354.6089

Additional Information

Hotel Lodging
Garland Lodge & Golf Resort
4700 N Red Oak Rd
Lewiston, Mich.

Cost is $79 per night. Deadline to register is April 2, 2020

Please make hotel registrations directly with the hotel at 877.442.7526 (mention group Michigan District LCMS).

CEUs are Available:
Complete this form, print, sign, and return to CSL.

North & East Pastors’ Conference CEU Form