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Pre-Retirement Conference

Retirement: The Ecstasy and the Agony!

January 10, 2020 - January 11, 2020
Flushing, MI

We are aware of the possible weather conditions.  The Conference will take place as scheduled. Please keep an eye on the weather to make the best decision for your circumstance.

Please join us for the Pre-Retirement Conference at Holy Cross, Flushing. This conference is intended for all professional church workers and their spouses aged 55 and over as they prepare for their future retirement (whether it be three, five, or ten years down the road) and their next stage of ministry.

The Conference schedule is as follows: Friday, 5:45-9 p.m. | Concordia Health Plans; Saturday, 8:30 a.m.-3:30 p.m. | Retirement

When & Where


January 10 @ 5:45 pm - January 11 @ 3:30 pm

Holy Cross Lutheran Church
1209 Coutant St
Flushing, MI, 48433
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Paul Snyder

Paul M. Snyder has more than 30 years of experience working for Concordia Plan Services. As a Retirement & Benefit Educator, he is responsible for conducting pre-retirement workshops for full-time church workers throughout Synod. A life-long Lutheran, Snyder is a 1981 graduate of Concordia University Chicago, River Forest, Ill. In his free time Paul loves to travel, ski, spend time with family, and read; plus he’s an avid Cardinals baseball fan!


Registration is closed.

Registration Costs:
Early Bird: $35/person (before 12/9/19)
Late Registration: $45/person (before 1/3/20)
Registration includes Friday light supper, Saturday breakfast and lunch.

Compassion Ministry

In support of Michigan District Great Compassion Ministry, the conference will partner with Wellspring Lutheran Services. A list of items to donate can be found here: Wellspring Donation List

Additional Information

Hotel  Information:

Comfort Inn | 11911 Dixie Hwy, Birch Run, Mich. | Cost is $80 per night

To make Reservations: Call the hotel directly at 989.624.7777 by January 1, 2020. Mention Michigan District, LCMS.