2013 PITTSBURGH CONVENTION
Date: June 27-30, 2013
Location: Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
Theme: "Quenched! by the Water"
Scripture Verse: [Jesus said:] “… but whoever drinks of the water that I will give him will never be thirsty again. The water that I will give him will become in him a spring of water welling up to eternal life” (John 4:14).
Audio recordings of many of the convention sessions are available for purchase from www.mannarecording.com
- Opening Worship Service Bulletin (PDF, 480KB)
- Photos from Pittsburgh
- Issue 1 of 'The Ripple' (PDF, 628.6KB)
- Issue 2 of 'The Ripple' (PDF, 6.6MB - this is a large file and may take extra time to download)
- Convention feedback survey has been closed. Thanks for attending!
The deadline for Convention Offerings was July 31, 2013.
The offering recipients will be given their funds soon. May God bless you as you continue to touch the lives of many people with His Word and message of salvation through your offerings.
Listed below are the Convention Offering totals as of September 30, 2013:
Offering #1 – Mission Goal – 2013-2015 - $54,017.36
Offering #2 – Pittsburgh Lutheran Center for the Blind AND Camp Bethesda – Bethesda Lutheran Communities in Cypress, Texas (this offering will be shared 50/50) - $28,513.94
Offering #3 – LCMS Disaster Response – Hurricane Sandy Relief - $30,879.55
Offering #4 – LWML Heart to Heart Sisters Program - $25,865.53
Mission Pledge Walk - $73.397.04
Exhibit Hall Mite Jar - $363.72
Musical Mite Box (on stage by Dr. Dina Vendetti) - $265.00
CONVENTION INFORMATION AND DOWNLOADS
- Acknowledgement-Release (AR) Form - The AR form will be mailed to you with your registration confirmation. Plan to complete the form and submit it upon registration check-in in Pittsburgh. Be sure to make copies of your completed form if you plan to participate in the Mission in Motion walk or are a Host Committee worker.
District Presidents: It is not necessary for you to collect the AR forms.
- Lutheran Woman's Quarterly Special Convention Insert (PDF, 928KB - revised 01-29-13)
- Agenda (PDF, 429KB - posted 05-06-2013)
- Blessing of Convention Participants (PDF, 162KB - posted 01-21-2013)
- Blood Drive Information (PDF, 342KB - posted 03-20-2013)
- Bulletin Bytes - Ready to use announcements for Newsletters, Bulletins and Websites (.doc, 40KB)
- Bylaws Amendments, Proposed (PDF, 115KB - posted 05-23-2013)
- Candidates Biographies (PDF, 958KB - posted 05-23-2013)
- Devotion, Pre-Convention (PDF, 349KB - posted 05-23-2013)
- District Caucus Assignments (PDF, 165KB - posted 05-30-2013)
- District Photo Schedule (PDF, 125KB - posted 05-30-2013)
- Gifts from the Heart (PDF, 288KB - posted 02-06-2013)
- Mission Grants Ballot (PDF 77.8KB - posted 02-22-2013)
- Mission Grants Proposals and their Resolutions (PDF, 225KB - posted 05-23-2013)
- Mission Walk Pledge Sheet (PDF, 221.6KB - posted 05-01-13)
- Opening Worship Service (PDF, 194KB - posted 05-31-2013)
- Poster (PDF, 1.86MB - posted 04-13-12)
- Shirt Order Form (PDF, 107KB - posted 04-13-12)
- Sketch Resources - Please right click and save your selection to your computer. Having trouble with downloads? Check out our Help page.
- Sketch PowerPoint Presentation (PPTX, 10.85MB - posted 08-27-12)
- Sketch PowerPoint Presentation - '97-2003 software (PPT, 13.3MB - posted 09-25-12)
- Sketch PowerPoint Slide Show (Please use this option if you are using PowerPoint Viewer) (PPSX, 10.85MB - posted 08-27-12)
- Sketch PowerPoint Slide Show - '97-2003 software (PPS, 13.3MB - posted 09-25-12)
- Sketch Script (PDF, 212KB - posted 08-27-12)
- Super Shuttle Information (PDF, 182KB - posted 03-20-2013)
- Tours Brochure (PDF, 303KB - posted 11-10-2012)
- You Are the Convention Delegate (PDF, 144KB)