September 22-24, 2023

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.

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Location: The Leadership Center, 2211 Q Street
Aurora, Nebraska 68818.  Website here

Retreat Schedule: Event check-in begins at 2:15 p.m. on Friday, the 22nd, and the conference begins at 3:00 p.m.  The event closes at 3:15 p.m. on Sunday, the 24th.  The event schedule is here .

Registration & Lodging:  Both current series and grad pastors may register themselves and their lay leaders from this event page.

Registration is open through September 7, 2023

Current Series Pastors:  We have reserved The Leadership Center lodging for all current series pastors and their lay leaders.  The expenses for each pastor and one lay leader are covered in your Classic Series tuition.  Additional lay leaders will cost either $335 (single occupancy room) or $275 (double occupancy room) per person.  Lay leaders are also invited to attend as commuters, at a cost of $225 per person.  Costs cover: Registration fee, instructional materials, evening reception, lodging, and meals.  (Commuter fee does not cover breakfasts or lodging.)

Grad Pastors:   We are able to host you and your laity at The Leadership Center as well, at the following rates= $335 (single occupancy room) or $275 (double occupancy room).  Or you may choose a commuter fee for $225 per person.  Costs cover:  Registration fee, instructional materials, lodging, breaks, receptions, and meals.  (Commuter fee does not cover breakfasts or lodging.)

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.

Cancellation Policy:  DOXOLOGY is contractually obligated to The Leadership Center for all registrants.  Therefore we cannot issue full refunds for cancelled registrations.  Cancellations received prior to 14 days before a scheduled event are eligible for a full refund less a $50 processing fee.  Cancellations received within 14 days of a scheduled event are eligible for a 50% refund.   All cancellations must be sent to .

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Doxology provides a safe environment for clergy to reflect on their own spiritual and emotional health and assists them to review and enhance their professional competencies and skills as servants of Christ and stewards of God’s sacred mysteries.

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