Spring Workers’ 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 (Available March 2026)
Download Registration Packet (Available March 2026)

The Spring Workers’ Conference is an Official District Conference, hence an obligatory event for pastors and commissioned ministers 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

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 2024 Spring Workers’ Conference took place over April 29-30, 2024 at Camp Io-Dis-E-Ca in Solon, IA with Rev. Fr. Mark Braden presenting on The History, Development, and Conduct of the Divine Service. The next IDE Spring Workers Conference is not held until Spring of 2026, due to the 2025 District Convention.

Conference Location: Camp Io-Dis-E-Ca