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Register Today for the 2nd Annual Congregational Hunger Leaders Day on Feb 22--All Lay and Rostered Leaders, including Youth, Invited!

2nd Annual Congregational Hunger Leaders Day
February 22, 2014
Abiding Christ Lutheran Church
326 E. Dayton-Yellow Springs Rd Fairborn, Ohio


All lay leaders, including youth, and rostered leaders are invited to attend this event. This year we have The Rev. Art Simon, founder of Bread for the World, as well as Jon Gromek, from Bread for the World and ELCA Educational Associate, Henry Martinez.

9:00 - 9:30 am        Registration
9:30 - 10:40 am      Keynote Address — The Rev. Art Simon, Founder, Bread for the World
10:45 - 12:15pm     Movie ‘A Place at the Table’
12:15 - 1:00 pm      Lunch & Discussion
1:15 - 2:00 pm        Workshops — See choices below
2:15 - 3:00 pm        Best Congregational Hunger Practices & How to Use the Movie
3:00 - 3:30 pm        Blessing & Commissioning

Abiding Christ Lutheran Church will provide lunch and snacks. Vegetarian options will be available. Cost to attend is only $5, which includes lunch, snacks and materials. Sodas will be for sale for $1 each. Proceeds to benefit World Hunger Appeal.

Workshops (Choose one)

  • Advocacy -- Nick Bates, Diaconal Minister Candidate; The Rev. Art Simon; and Jon Gromek, Regional Coordinator, Bread for the World
  • How to Organize a Congregational Hunger Appeal -- The Rev. Henry Zorn, Chairperson, Hunger Task Force
  • Youth Involvement with Hunger Issues -- Henry Martinez, Educational Associate, ELCA World Hunger

To register, please email the names of your attendees, your congregation name and city, and which workshop they will attend to Susan Barton-Nonno at or call 614.464.3532.

Please RSVP by February 14, 2014.

Limited onsite registrations will be accepted. Payment for lunch will be collected at the door the day of the event. Cash or checks accepted. Make checks payable to Southern Ohio Synod.

Please direct questions to Pr. Henry Zorn, or 513.474.4938. 

Please share flyer below:

2nd Annual Congregational Hunger Leaders Day Flyer and Registration