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2017 LCMS Life Conference

January 27, 2017 - January 29, 2017

The 2017 LCMS Life Conference is scheduled for Jan. 27-29, 2017, at the Westin Arlington Gateway Hotel in Arlington, Va. The conference is open to Lutheran Church—Missouri Synod members and guests.

Join LCMS Life Ministry as we proclaim God’s truth that all life is sacred — from the very beginning until the natural end.

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  • Students: $200
  • Adults: $300

Registration includes breakfast and dinner on Jan. 27; breakfast, lunch and dinner on Jan. 28; and breakfast on Jan. 29.

Conference highlights include:

  • Marching at the 44th-annual National March for Life in our nation’s capital;
  • Listening to presentations from speakers, including Dr. George Delgado, who pioneered a protocol to reverse the abortion pill; Rev. Dr. Matthew C. Harrison, president of The Lutheran Church—Missouri Synod; and the Rev. Jonathan Fisk, pastor of St. John’s Lutheran Church, Oakes, N.D.
  • Saturday evening banquet with speaker Tim Goeglein, vice-president of external relations for Focus on the Family;
  • Concert by singer Erin Bode, an LCMS member from St. Louis, following Saturday evening banquet;
  • Saturday evening prayer led by Rev. Al Espinosa, who serves on the LCMS Board for National Mission; and
  • Attending devotions and daily worship, including Divine Service on Sunday morning.

Email LCMS Ministry with questions regarding the conference.


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Join the March for Life

If you are unable to attend the LCMS Life Conference, you are still welcome to join fellow Lutherans for the National March for Life in Washington, D.C., on Friday, Jan. 27.

You are invited to join your LCMS brothers and sisters for a Divine Service at The Westin Arlington Gateway Hotel beginning at 9 a.m., and then we will travel by Metro to the march.

If you cannot attend the worship service, please join the LCMS near 12th Street and Constitution Avenue for the March for Life. Look for the green umbrella.

Please let us know if you will join us for the march and/or for worship by calling 888-THE LCMS or by emailing infocenter@lcms.org. Please provide the number of attendees in your group so we can plan accordingly.

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January 27, 2017
January 29, 2017
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LCMS Life Ministry
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