Southern/ Southwestern Area Gathering

A poster of the 2017 gathering, and information sheet with theme and agenda is available here: 

2017 Area Gathering poster



8:15 am       Registration and Continental Breakfast

9:00 am       Gathering; In Song, with Remembrance of Baptism and Prayer

9:15 am       Bishop’s Time

10:00 am     Refreshment Break

10:15 am     Word; Dwelling in the Word

10:45  am Area Gathering Vision & Conversation

11:45 am Business Section

  • Approval of 2016 Area Gathering Minutes
  • Report of the Dean
  • Report of the Treasurer
  • Other business

12:15 pm Lunch

1:00 pm Gathering with Song

1:15 pm National Convention Delegates Report and Q&A

2:00 pm LWF Assembly Report

2:45 pm Refreshment Break

3:00 pm Meal and Sending; Offering, Installation, Prayer, Meal, Sending


Southern Area online registration form: CLICK HERE

For more information, contact Dean Jeff Decelle –, or Registrar Wendy Kalkan –


Southwestern Area online registration form:  CLICK HERE 

For more information, contact Dean Kevin Powell – , or Registrar Helga Weisenberger –