St John's Parish, Creighton Univ. Omaha, NE Sunday, 10.29.17
What: Reformation Commemoration Service
When: Sunday, October 29th, 2:00 p. m.
Where: St. John’s Parish
on the Creighton University campus in Omaha, Nebraska
A Reformation Commemoration Service is to be held jointly by the Nebraska and Western Iowa synods on Sunday, Oct. 29, 2017 from 2-3:15pm. The service will be held at St. John's Parish on the Creighton University campus in Omaha, Nebraska. A reception will follow the service and will be held at Skutt Hall on the campus.
Bishop Brian Maas of the Nebraska Synod and Bishop Rodger Prois of the Western Iowa Synod will be leading the worship service. The service will feature brass and adult and children’s choirs to help commemorate the occasion. Representatives of the ELCA’s ecumenical partners will be in attendance. Due to limited seating, registration is required. Please bring your free ticket with you to the event. Registration links are below:
Rostered ministers planning to vest and process should arrive by 1:30pm and meet in the back of the church. Adult choir participants should arrive at 12:45pm for the 1pm rehearsal. The offering that day will be split evenly between Lutheran Family Services of Nebraska, Catholic Charities of Omaha, and Lutheran Services in Iowa. Checks should be made payable to the Nebraska Synod.
*If you are unable to attend this Reformation Commemoration service in person, consider participating in a live stream worship event at one of the following congregations:
St Mark Lutheran, Storm Lake - 1614 W Fifth St
Immanuel Lutheran Church, Akron - 251 Main Street