The Rev. Dr. Cheryl M. Peterson holds the Trinity Endowed Chair in Mission and Mission at Trinity Lutheran Seminary at Capital University, where she serves as Professor of Systematic Theology and Associate Dean for Academics. Before returning to her native Ohio to join the faculty of Trinity in 2005, she served parishes in Tyrone, Pennsylvania and Milwaukee, Wisconsin for twelve years. She is an ordained pastor in the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America (ELCA). She is the author of Who is the Church? An Ecclesiology for the 21st Century (Fortress, 2013) She is currently working on a book on the Holy Spirit in dialogue with Wesleyan, Pentecostal, and charismatic theologies.

June 4 - 6, 2020

Renaissance Hotel

9801 Natural Bridge Road

St. Louis, MO 63134


Hotel Reservations

(Hotel Parking is Free for Assembly)


Keynote Speaker:

Churchwide Representative:

Rev. Ron Glusenkamp serves as the director of Always Being Made New: The Campaign for the ELCA, a five-year, $198 million comprehensive campaign that will establish a strong culture of stewardship allowing this church to boldly do God’s work in Jesus’ name throughout the world. 

Ron is a graduate of Concordia Senior College, Fort Wayne, Indiana and Christ Seminary-Seminex. In 1998 Ron published a book titled Signs for These Times (CPH), and he co-wrote God’s Standard or Gold Standard?: Studies in Proverbs (Book of Faith) with Peter Mayer, which follows readings from Year B, Lectionaries 23-25.