Fall Pastors’ Conference

The Week of the Final Passover in the Gospel According to St. John

October 7-8, 2019
Camp Io-Dis-E-Ca

Check-in will begin at noon on Monday with the event starting at 1 pm and ending late afternoon on Tuesday.

Guest Speaker

Rev. Dr. Bruce Schuchard
Concordia Seminary, St. Louis

Dr. Bruce G. Schuchard is professor of Exegetical Theology at Concordia Seminary, St. Louis. He has been a faculty member since 1997. He previously served as dean of the Graduate School (2003-06), dean of Advanced Studies (2006-14), and Graduate School coordinator for international students (2014-15). His areas of interest and expertise include the works of John, including his Gospel, epistles and revelation, and the New Testament use of Old Testament Scripture. Before joining the Seminary, Schuchard served as pastor at St. James Lutheran Church in Victor, Iowa (1990-97).

He received his Master of Divinity and Master of Sacred Theology from Concordia Theological Seminary in Fort Wayne, Ind. (1984, 1985). He also holds a bachelor’s degree in atmospheric and oceanic science from the University of Michigan in Ann Arbor (1979); and a Ph.D. from Union Seminary in Richmond, Va. (1991).


Registration for the Fall Pastors Conference is now open. Register online or mail a paper registration form with a check to:

1100 Blairs Ferry Rd
Marion IA 52232


Fall Pastors’ Conference Lodging

Camp Io-Dis-E-Ca
Rooms are available at Camp Io-Dis-E-Ca for $28 based on multiple occupancy.
The fee includes linens and breakfast on Tuesday Morning.

Days Inn & Suites—Cedar Rapids
2215 Blairs Ferry Road NE
Cedar Rapids, IA 52402
Rooms are available at the Days Inn & Suites—Cedar Rapids for a total of $69.95.
Please contact them by phone at 319-378-3948 by September 20 to reserve your room. Be sure to mention the Iowa District East Pastors’ Conference to receive the group rate.