Conference

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2017 Lutherans For Life Regional Conferences Video Invitation

2017 LFL Regional Conferences flyer

2017 LFL Regional Conferences bulletin insert - General

2017 LFL Regional Conferences bulletin insert - Ft. Wayne, Indiana

2017 LFL Regional Conferences bulletin insert - New Braunfels, Texas

2017 LFL Regional Conferences bulletin insert - Lincoln, Nebraska

2017 LFL Regional Conferences bulletin insert - Pekin, Illinois

Adult Registration
Student Registration
Registration Fees: $50 for adults, $25 for students

EXHIBITORS: There will be no charge for exhibitor tables at each of the regional conference this year as long as the exhibitors are registered for the conference. Table space may be limited so get your request in early. Simply email Virginia Flo, National Conference Director at  and she will advise if space is still available and your table is reserved.

Here are the wonderful speakers scheduled to join us in Fort Wayne, Indiana, at Concordia Theological Seminary: 
  • Rev. Michael Salemink – "Standing Out in the Field – How to Be a Life-Minded Congregation and Community"

  • Rev. Scott Licht – “Hope Amidst the Lies – A Christian Perspective on Physician-Assisted Suicide”

  • Dr. Christina Francis – “Yes, Abortion Pill Reversal Will Work”

  • Rev. Dr. Matthew Rueger – “We’ve Been This Way Before” – Christians often feel thrust into a hopeless battle previous generations didn’t have to fight, especially in the culture wars raging over sexual ethics and life issues.

  • Rev. Dr. Peter J. Scaer – “The Loss of Life and Liberty in the Pursuit of Happiness”          

2017 LFL Regional Conferences - Speaker Information

Conference registration starts at 8:30 a.m. with the schedule of events running from 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.

Concordia Theological Seminary is at 6600 N Clinton St, Fort Wayne, IN 46825.

Questions? Email Virginia Flo at .

LFL conferences are wonderful places to meet new friends and build relationships! You will find many FOR LIFE-minded folks from around the United States and Canada. (Some say an LFL conference is like attending a family reunion.)

Adult Registration
Student Registration
Registration Fees: $50 for adults, $25 for students

Fort Wayne Hotel Info:

La Quinta – Ft. Wayne
2902 East Dupont Road
Fort Wayne, IN 46825
260.490.7950
Special LFL Rate (until 8/25/17) for Friday or Saturday evening is $89.00.

Here are the wonderful speakers scheduled to join us in New Braunfels, Texas, at Cross Lutheran Church: 
  • Rev. Michael Salemink"Standing Out in the Field – How to Be a Life-Minded Congregation and Community"

  • Laura Davis – “Defusing the Tension: Revealing the Heart of the Abortion Debate”

  • Dr. Barbara Geistfeld – “Life … a Gift from God” on the developing human being

  • Dr. Sheila Page – “Pain Perception in the Developing Human”

  • Rev. Dr. Laurence White on life issues and the church

2017 LFL Regional Conferences - Speaker Information

Conference registration starts at 8:30 a.m. with the schedule of events running from 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.

Cross Lutheran Church is at 2171 E Common St, New Braunfels, TX 78130.

Questions? Email Virginia Flo at .

An LFL conference is spiritually uplifting and encouraging.

The speakers focus directly on God’s Word and how it applies to the life issues as demonstrated in our conference theme, Hope For Life.

Adult Registration
Student Registration
Registration Fees: $50 for adults, $25 for students

New Braunfels Hotel Information:

La Quinta – New Braunfels
365 Hwy 46 South
New Braunfels, TX 78130
830.627.3333
Special LFL Rate (until 9/15/17) for Friday or Saturday evening is $99.00.

Here are the wonderful speakers scheduled to join us in Lincoln, Nebraska, at Redeemer Lutheran Church:
  • Rev. Michael Salemink"Standing Out in the Field – How to Be a Life-Minded Congregation and Community"

  • Laura Davis – “Defusing the Tension: Revealing the Heart of the Abortion Debate”

  • David Zach of Remedy Drive, with a pre-conference concert at St. John Lutheran Church gymnasium, Seward, Nebraska (7:00 p.m., October 20), and speaking on human trafficking

  • Brian Young on Creation

  • Greg Baker – “Christian Witness in the Public Square”

2017 LFL Regional Conferences - Speaker Information

Conference registration starts at 8:30 a.m. with the schedule of events running from 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.

Redeemer Lutheran Church is at 510 S 33rd St, Lincoln, NE 68510.

Questions? Email Virginia Flo at .

Knowledgeable and engaging speakers will address a variety of life issues.

Learn about life in ways you may have never thought of before.

Adult Registration
Student Registration
Registration Fees: $50 for adults, $25 for students

Lincoln Hotel Information:

La Quinta – Lincoln
4433 North 27th Street
Lincoln, NE 68521
402.476.2222
Special LFL Rate (until 9/29/17) for Friday or Saturday evening is $89.00.

Here are the wonderful speakers scheduled to join us in Pekin, Illinois at St. John's Lutheran Church:
  • Rev. Michael Salemink"Standing Out in the Field – How to Be a Life-Minded Congregation and Community"

  • Dr. Sheila Page – “Pain Perception in the Developing Human”

  • Kim Laube on embryo adoption

  • Brian Young on Creation

  • Sherry Sherwood – “Pregnancy Centers vs Illinois Law Requiring Abortion Information” and the value of pregnancy centers

2017 LFL Regional Conferences - Speaker Information

Conference registration starts at 8:30 a.m. with the schedule of events running from 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.

St. John's Lutheran Church is at 711 Court Street, Pekin, IL 61554-4735.

Questions? Email Virginia Flo at .

Great exhibitors will be sharing wonderful resources, products, ministries, and organizations.

LFL conferences offer a wonderful opportunity to meet local, state, and national LFL leaders; the LFL national office team—and for all of them to meet you!

Adult Registration
Student Registration 
Registration Fees: $50 for adults, $25 for students

Pekin Hotel Information:

Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites
3615 Kelly Ave.
Pekin, IL 61554
309.353.3305

Stoney Creek Inn
101 Mariners Way
East Peoria, IL 61611
309.694.1300

Best Western Plus Peoria
300 Eastlight Court
East Peoria, IL 61611
309.694.4959

More on past conferences:

2016 LFL National Conference - Here We Stand

2015 LFL National Conference - Created • Redeemed • Called

2014 LFL National Conference - Matters of the Heart

2013 LFL National Conference - L.I.F.E. - Living In Faith Everyday

2012 LFL National Conference - Equipping the Saints For Life

2011 LFL National Conference - Adopted In Christ

2010 LFL National Conference - Bringing Good News to Life

2009 LFL National Conference - Celebrating the Abundant Life

Comments from past conferences:

“To God be the honor and praise and thank you for the opportunity to be among those attending the convention in Bloomington, Minnesota, on Saturday, October 22nd—encouraging one another for serving together. May a helpful and tangible difference be made in the lives of families and individuals in the nation; its rural areas, towns and cities; and elsewhere around the world. Grace, strength, faith, hope, and love from the Lord to each and all.”

“So much practical, inspiring information we can use to provide confidence in sharing the pro-life message.”

“This was the first time I was able to attend a national conference, and I was very favorably impressed!!”

“This conference was excellent … Thanks for all the planning and thought put into this conference. Well done.”

“It was my first time in attendance at a national LFL conference. How wonderful to know that we have Christian people with such a wealth of knowledge on these important matters.”

“The conference was very informative and not only did I learn new ideas, I made new friends.”

“This was my very first conference. I have been telling everyone how wonderful it was.

“Thank you for your work on the conference. It was my first one and I was glad I attended. It was informative and inspiring.”

“Great inspirational weekend.”

“I was moved by the dedication of those present to champion LIFE and to give God the glory. The workshops were informative and helpful. It was worthwhile!!!!”

LFL Resources at Concordia Publishing House