Following Christ into the Future:
The Lutheran Movement as Discipleship
October 23-26, 2017
A joint church leaders’ event (a theological oasis):
Rostered leaders, professional lay church staff, youth leaders, church administrators, office managers, outdoor ministry leaders, worship leaders… all are welcome!
Our thanks to all who attended this year’s Theoasis event, to both bishops for their leadership, the Theoasis Planning Team for their hard work, our workshop and devotion leaders, and our musicians for all sharing their gifts. Watch for an evaluation to be emailed to all participants on October 31. Please help us to continue to provide quality events by sharing your feedback through this evaluation.
The Rev. Dr. Guy Erwin, Bishop, Southwest California Synod, ELCA
For Bishop Erwin’s bio, read more here.
For Bishop Erwin’s keynote presentations on October 24, please click here.
The Rev. Dr. Andrew Taylor, Bishop, Pacifica Synod, ELCA
For Bishop Taylor’s bio, read more here.
For Bishop Taylor’s keynote presentations on October 25 (including resource references), please click below:
Presentation 1 – Leadership in Changing Times
Presentation 2 – 3rd Use of the Law
Hawaii Travel Equalization
Hawaii rostered ministers may receive up to $400 in equalization funds to offset the cost of their travel for TheOasis. Please submit the Theoasis – PLC – Hawaii Equalization Form, along with a copy of your receipts, as instructed on the form.
If you have questions about the event, please contact Terri Robertson at 714.692.2791, ext. 732 or by email at firstname.lastname@example.org.