Conference at Glance

July 16-19MondayTuesdayWednesdayThursday
Christ Church CathedralInn at Laurel Point
Morning events: Lutheran Church of the CrossChrist Church Cathedral
Breakfast
8:00am
Ride
from Inn at Laurel Point to Church of the Cross 8:00am

Breakfast
8:30am
Breakfast
8:30am
Worship
9:00am
Worship
9:15am
Plenary Session
9:15am
Lizette Larson-Miller
Plenary Session
10:00am
Lizette Larson-Miller
Plenary Session
10:15am
Lizette Larson-Miller
Worship
10:30–12:00pm
Coffee Break
11:00am
Transportation
11:15am
Church of the Cross to downtown
Plenary session
11:15am
Chad Fothergill
Lunch 12:30pmLunch (on your own downtown)
Afternoon events: Inn at Laurel Point
Registration 3:00pmWorkshop A 1:30pmWorkshop B 2:00pm
Worship 3:00pmWorkshop C 3:30pm
Opening Worship 5:00pm
Lizette Larson-Miller to preach
Banquet
6:30 PM
Includes conferral of Companion of the Worship Arts
Special Event
More details to follow
BBQ Social 6:30pm
Downloadable Conference Schedule

The Flow of Things

Monday, July 16
Registration will begin at Christ Church Cathedral in the afternoon followed by opening worship and an evening barbecue supper.
Worship Themes: Lament, dissonance, denial

Tuesday, July 17
Morning worship will be followed by a keynote presentation and workshops at the Inn at Laurel Point.

In the evening, the banquet of fine food will take place in the Terrace Ballroom, a beautiful oceanfront space with floor to ceiling windows overlooking the Victoria harbour. A significant part of this great evening together will be the conferral ceremony for the 2018 recipients of the Companion of the Worship Arts.

The Companion of the Worship Arts is awarded every two years to one Lutheran and one Anglican recipient who has contributed substantially to the worship life of the Anglican Church of Canada and the Evangelical Lutheran Church in Canada and recognizing the recipients’ ongoing inspiration and encouragement to others, together with service to God through worship, spirituality, and the arts. The award is conferred by the Primate and National Bishop.
Worship Themes: Distress, movement, denial

Wednesday, July
The morning begins at Lutheran Church of the Cross followed by  two more workshop opportunities and worship at the Inn at Laurel Point in the afternoon. A special event is planned for the evening.
Worship Themes: Ripping, outpouring

Thursday, July 19
The conference concludes with a keynote presentation and closing worship at Christ Church Cathedral.
Worship Themes: Naming, bargaining, calmness, solidarity