The Conference Planning Committee would like to take this opportunity to invite you to the 2017 Fall Pastors’ Conference which is scheduled for October 16-18 at The Abbey Resort, 269 Fontana Blvd, Fontana, WI 53125, which is on Geneva Lake. The theme for our conference is It’s Still About Jesus, Preaching the Reformation Today. Our speakers will be Dr. Peter Nafzger. He is assistant professor of practical theology at Concordia Seminary, St. Louis. In addition, the Rev. Dick Davenport will be talking about “the pastor and depression in ministry”. We will also be starting a wives session with a panel discussion on the joys of ministry, which will include a wine and cheese bar sponsored by LCEF. Babysitting options will be available. The banquet will be on Monday evening and on Tuesday evening will be a social hour. Rooms must be reserved by September 16. Please call 1-800-709-1323 to make your room reservation referring to booking ID#1149DX or the South Wisconsin-LCMS. Room rates for the conference are $119.00.