Synod School 2019
'Cultivating Civil Community'

Buena Vista University
Storm Lake, Iowa
Sunday through Friday,
July 21-26, 2019

(By clicking on the catalog cover image at left, you will download a PDF copy of the 2019 catalog.)

Convocation Speaker

[IMAGE]Dr. Deirdre "Dede" Johnston, professor of communication at Hope College in Holland, Michigan, will be this summer's convocation speaker. She conducts research in the area of global communication and cross-cultural happiness. She has also led the development of a peace and justice studies minor at the college, and was involved in curriculum development for women's studies and American ethnic studies.

Worship Leader
[IMAGE]The Rev. Shawna Bowman, associate director of field education and experiential education at McCormick Theological Seminary in Chicago, will lead worship at Synod School this summer. Bowman is also an artist, and pastor at Friendship Presbyterian Church in Chicago.

2019 Synod School Catalog
The 2019 Synod School catalog has been mailed, but you can download a complete copy by clicking on the image of the catalog cover at the top of this page. On March 1, a link to online registration will be placed on this page -- in big bold letters.

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