2020 NE Classic Encore

November 20 – 22, 2020

We’re looking forward to welcoming you to the DOXOLOGY event created for pastors and their lay leaders.  The information below will offer you a brief overview of our time together.  We will be enjoying several days of study, fellowship, worship, conversation and discussion.  

Location: St. Benedict Center, 1126 Road I, Schuyler, Nebraska  68661. Website here .    Covid-19 updates here .

Tentative Retreat Schedule: Event check-in begins at 3:15 p.m. on Friday, the 20th, and the conference begins at 4:00 p.m.  The event closes at 3:30 p.m. on Sunday, the 22nd.  The tentative schedule can be found here.

Registration:  Both current series and grad pastors may register themselves and their lay leaders from this event page.  First you will need to “Create a Login” or you will need to “Sign In” (if you are a returning registrant).  

Registration is open through Thursday, November 5th, 2020

Lodging:  We have reserved St. Benedict Center lodging for all Encore participants. 

  • Current series pastors:  The expenses for each pastor and one lay leader are covered in your Classic series tuition.  Additional lay leaders will cost either $275 (single occupancy room) or $250 (double occupancy room) per person. Due to Covid-19, double occupancy is for those who live in the same household.  Costs cover: Registration fee, instructional materials, evening reception, lodging, and meals.
  • Grad pastors:   All grad pastors and/or their lay leaders will will stay onsite at St. Benedict’s and register at a cost of $275 (single occupancy room) or $250 (double occupancy room) per person.  Due to Covid-19, double occupancy is for those who live in the same household.  Costs cover: Registration fee, instructional materials, evening reception, lodging, and meals.

Objectives for the Encore Event

-Pastors and lay leaders will review servanthood models and strategies that equip them to respond to very real parish challenges.

-Engaging modules and presentations will renew and assist parish leaders to serve their congregation with new appreciation for and zeal to support their pastor’s ministry.

-Facilitated conversations with other pastors and lay leaders will invite mutual encouragement, support, inquiry and lively sharing.

Covid 19 Cancellation Guidelines:  The St. Benedict Center in Schuyler expects to be open and available to serve us for the DOXOLOGY Gathering.  In the event that something should change causing St. Benedict to be unavailable to us for this retreat, DOXOLOGY will provide you with a refund, or apply your tuition to another Classic event.  All questions welcomed NEwert@doxology.us