Save the Date for Bishop’s School
Save the Date! Bishop’s School will be held June 25-29, 2019 at Lenoir-Rhyne University
Purpose: To recognize, encourage, equip, enlighten, and inspire Lutheran upperclass high school youth through a resident seminary educational experience focused on Christian faith, theology and doctrine, biblical understanding, church history and heritage, institutional structures, and service to the community.
Nominations: Due by March 15th
More information: lutheranyouth.org/event/bishops-school-2019/
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