Fall Pastors’ Conference


Registration and Check-In begin at 12:00 PM on Monday. Cost is $55 (Emeriti and wives $30). Register online or fill out a paper registration form and return to the district office with a check. Mail to: Iowa District East LCMS, 1100 Blairs Ferry Rd, Marion IA 52302-3093.

Register Online - Pay Online or Mail In Payment (Available August 2024)
Download Registration Packet (Available August 2024)

The Fall Pastors Conference is an Official District Conference, hence an obligatory event for pastors serving in congregations and parishes. Fees should be paid by your congregation. Every pastor must submit a registration regardless of attendance. If you are unable to attend, you must submit an official excuse. (LCMS Bylaw 4.8.2)

Unable to Attend - Excuse Form


A housing package is available at Camp Io-Dis-E-Ca for an additional $33 which includes breakfast. Rooms have been reserved at a nearby hotel for $99. Please call in to make your reservation by March 28 and ask for the Lutheran Ministers Group.


8910 6th St. SW

Tentative Schedule


12:00PM  Registration
1:00PM    Opening Worship
1:45PM    Session 1
3:00PM     Break
3:30PM    Session 2
4:45PM    Closing Devotions
Supper at Camp


8:30AM      Opening Worship
9:00AM      Session 3
10:00AM    District Business
10:30AM    Break
11:00PM     Session 4
12:00PM    Lunch
1:00PM      Sectionals
2:00PM     Break
2:30PM      Session 5
3:45PM     Closing Devotions

The 2023 Fall Pastors’ Conference was held over October 9-10, 2023 at Camp Io-Dis-E-Ca with Rev. Jeffery Hemmer presenting on Christological Anthropology. The 2024 Fall Pastors’ Conference is scheduled for October 7-8 with Rev. Dr. Thomas Egger of Concordia Seminary presenting.