Annual Gathering- Featured Speakers

2019 Annual Gathering - University of St ThomasSt Paul, M

THEME: The Good Shepherd
”Be shepherds of God’s flock that is under your care, watching over them—not because you must,
but because you are willing, as God wants you to be; not pursuing dishonest gain, but eager to serve...”
I Peter 5:2


Rev. Dr. Leith Anderson, President of the National Association of Evangelicals, will spend an entire day with us with two speaking sessions and a time of Q & A.  Dr. Anderson had a successful long-term pastorate at Wooddale Church in Eden Prairie, Minnesota. He is known to be an encourager and mentor of pastors.

Rev. Dr. Brian Kluth is the National Director of the NAE Financial Health project.  He is a speaker and writer on the topic of Biblical generosity. In his current role, he has developed resources for pastors in improving their personal finances.

Rev. Lee Eclov serves as the Senior Pastor of Village Church of Lincolnshire, IL and is an adjunct professor at Trinity Evangelical Divinity School. He shares this about his ministry to pastors, “I feel a special bond with my fellow shepherds— other ordinary pastors like myself, and I delight in drawing them into the heart of shepherding.”

Rev. Dr. Ron Hamilton, CCCC Conference Minister will open our gathering, bringing the first message to introduce the theme of The Good Shepherd.