Leadership Lab 2017

July 24 – 29, 2017
Leadership Lab is a weeklong youth leadership training camp sponsored by the three Illinois synods of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America (ELCA). Participants range in age from those just having completed the eighth grade to adults. Leadership Lab began in 1962 is held on the campus of Augustana College in Rock Island, Illinois.

CHURCH LEADERSHIP FOR THE FUTURE

“I will pour out my Spirit upon all flesh; and your sons and your daughters shall prophesy, your old men shall dream dreams, your young men shall see visions.”  -Joel 2:28

…YOUR YOUNG SHALL SEE VISIONS…

MISSION

To be an active LABORATORY, practicing church leadership for the future..

We see a bright future for the Gospel of Jesus. However, in order for the ‘church’ to be a part of that future we need leaders who are looking forward more than they are looking backwards.

That is not to say that the ‘church’ doesn’t have a beautiful history and tradition…it does! But if that history and tradition gets in the way of our ultimate calling from Jesus to spread, live and be the Good News, then we need to be able, willing and equipped to look forward beyond those traditions more that we look backwards and learn about them.

The vision then is for us as a community of youth AND adults to be willing to look into the future and practice what that leadership…

EARLY BIRD COST Before 5/10/2017 $360

DEADLINE FOR REGISTRATION Before 6/25/2017 $380

– REGISTER HERE –

CONTACT INFORMATION

Leadership Lab @ Augustana College

(618) 201-7310

639 38th ST – Rock Island, IL – 61201

Mailing Address

PO BOX 158
Ava, IL 62907

Find out more at leadershiplab.net