Spring Program 2014
“Finding New Paths to Service: Women Innovators in Eastern Lutheranism” will be the title of the Lutheran Historical Society of the Mid-Atlantic’s 2014 Spring Program/ Annual Meeting / Luncheon. This program will take place as part of Gettysburg Seminary’s Spring Academy on Tuesday, April 29, 2014 at the Seminary Chapel, Lutheran Theological Seminary at Gettysburg (LTSG), 61 Seminary Ridge, Gettysburg, PA 17325. Registration will begin at 8:30 am. A brief chapel service will follow at 9:00 am and the continuing program at 9:15. The keynote speaker will be Maria Erling, Professor of Modern Church History and Global Missions (LTSG). This topic will be further explored following Dr. Erling’s lecture with a panel presentation entitled “Shape Shifting: The Feminine Leadership of Mary Stuckenburg (1839-1934), Elsie Singmaster, (1879-1958), and LaVene Grove (1884-1970).” Panelists include Marianne Brock, Susan Hill, and Jean LeGros, all society members and graduates of LTSG. Lunch will be available in the Seminary Refectory. To register please complete the registration form below
2014 Spring Program/ Annual Meeting / Luncheon registration form
The Spring Program will take place as part of Gettysburg Seminary’s Spring Academy Week,
but please register for the program using this form.
Lutheran Theological Seminary at Gettysburg
61 Seminary Ridge, Gettysburg, PA 17325
717 334 6286; www.ltsg.edu
8:30 a.m. – Registration and Coffee
9 a.m. – Chapel Service – Hymn Festival of Women Authors with Gettysburg Connections
9:15 a.m. Recognition of the Winners of the Society’s Biglerville and Wentz Awards
9:30 a.m. – Lecture “Finding New Paths to Service: Women Innovators in Eastern Lutheranism” Speaker: Maria Erling
Professor of Modern Church History and Global Missions (LTSG)
10:40 a.m. – Panel
“Shape Shifting: The Feminine Leadership of Mary Stuckenburg (1839-1934),
Elsie Singmaster, (1879-1958), and LaVene Grove (1884-1970)”
Panelists: Marianne Brock, Susan Hill, and Jean LeGros
11:30 a.m. – Annual Meeting
Lunch in the Seminary Refectory may be purchased on this form.
Registrants are welcome to attend the Tuesday afternoon lectures at the Seminary chapel free of charge.
You may also be receiving a registration form for Gettysburg Spring Academy Week from LTSG,
which you are welcome to use to register for the other days and events.
Please complete this form and your check made payable to LHSMA and mail to:
Lee Knepp, LHSMA
P.O. Box 76
McClure, PA 17841
Telephone Number or Email Address: ____________________________________________________
Registration Fee ($20 per person) x ___persons ________________
Lunch at the Seminary Refectory ($8 per person) x ___persons ________________
(space is limited for this lunch)
Total Enclosed: ________________