GACAC Annual Business Meeting
 Saturday, April 27, 2019 - Alumni Hall 12:30 p.m.

The 32nd Annual Business Meeting of the Gustavus Adolphus College Association of Congregations will be held on Saturday, April 27, 2019 in Alumni Hall from 12:30-2:30 p.m.

The GACAC Annual Business Meeting gathers clergy and lay delegates from Association member congregations for an afternoon luncheon meeting. During the business meeting delegates vote on business matters before the Association. There is no cost to attend the business meeting luncheon. Pre-registration is required. 

GACAC Business Meeting Agenda:

  • Welcome & Invocation
  • Call to Order
  • Greetings from the Gustavus Board of Trustees
  • Elections
  • State of the College
  • Presentation of the Covenant Award
  • Student Faith Reflection
  • New Business
  • Adjournment

Prior to the business meeting, clergy and lay delegates are invited to attend the 7th annual Gustavus Faith Conference in Christ Chapel. Doors open at 9am. The theme for the conference is "Developing Spirtual Intelligence: From Filling Committees to Growing Spiritual Leaders." Our featured speakers will be Dr. Terri Elton, Associate Professor for Leadership, Luther Seminary and Rev. Dr. Kai Nilsen, Lead Pastor, Peace Lutheran Church, Gahanna, Ohio and Institute Faculty, Renovaré Institute of Christian Spirtual Formation. The Faith Conference begins with a festive opening ceremony at 9:30 a.m. We encourage congregations to invite church councils, youth and Christian education committees, women’s and men’s groups, and others who might enjoy an uplifting time for conversation and the exchange of ideas. Tickets for the Gustavus Faith Conference are $10/person. Group Discount Rate: 5 tickets for $40 and 10 tickets for $60. All proceeds from ticket sales benefit the John D. and Ruth Hogenson-Rutford Endowment for Church Relations at Gustavus. To purchase Faith Conference tickets online - click: Buy Faith Conference Tickets.

Questions, please contact the Office of Church Relations at 507-933-7001 -or- via email:

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