Synod School

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Elizabeth Hinson Hasty will lead adult convocations. Elizabeth currently chairs the Department of Thology and Religious studies at Bellarmine University, Louisville, Ky. Elizabeth Hinson Hasty

Alonzo Johnson will lead the youth convocations. Alonzo is the national coordinator for the Self-Development of People Program (SDOP) of the Presbyterian Church (U.S.A.). Alonzo Johnson

Our evening worship leader is Tim Hughes Williams. Tim is pastor of Light Street Church in Baltimore. Tim Hughes Williams

Sara Sutter will be leading us in Morning Song and a Prayer. Sara is pastor of United Presbyterian Church of Goldfield, Iowa. Sara Sutter

Cathy M. Kolwey is our artist in Residence. Cathy is an artist, writer, and ordained pastor who has worked in churches at the intersection of spirituality and the arts for more than 20 years. Cathy Kolwey

Would you like to teach in 2023? Submit an application by October 1st.

Would you like to care for children or work with youth? Applications are encouraged by October 1st.

2022 Synod School Catalog

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Have a question about Synod School? Check out our Questions and Answers sheet. Also check out our FaceBook page.

When does online registration begin? Midnight on March 15.

This year blankets will not be provided! If you order linens you will still need to bring blankets. (catalog pg. 18)

Information about Buena Vista University & Storm Lake

What is the cost? Page 19 of the catalog has the information.

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2021 Online Spirituality Center for Synod School is open!

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