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Monday, May 21, 2018 from 8:30 AM to 4:30 PM EDT

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Trinity Evangelical Lutheran Church
2000 Chestnut St.
Camp Hill, PA 17011

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Monday, May 21, 2018


Trinity Lutheran Church, Camp Hill, with shuttles to the State Capitol
8:45 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.

Bring your faith to the table, and join Lutherans from around the state for worship, learning, advocacy and action. Lutheran Day at the Capitol will focus on our baptismal call to ministry in the public square and the unique voice of Lutheran Christians addressing hunger and poverty. We will explore how we can be church together in Pennsylvania, so that justice might, in the words of the prophet Amos, “roll down like waters.”   The day will include worship, a keynote address, legislative briefing and visit training, workshops, a continental breakfast and lunch. Come to be inspired, prepared and equipped to act as church together, for the sake of the world. Click here to register.

Monday, May 21

8:45 a.m.             Registration and Continental Breakfast

9:30 a.m.             Opening Worship

10:30 a.m.           Workshops 

11:45 a.m.           Luncheon and Celebration of Advocates

1:15 p.m.            Preparation for Visits

2:00 p.m.            Shuttles to the Capitol

2:30 p.m.            Keynote: Sen. Stewart Greenleaf, Senate Judiciary Chair

3:30 p.m.           Legislative visits and Capitol Tours

4-5:30 p.m.        Shuttles to Trinity

"Caring For Our Common Home"

Join us for an evening in the Capitol Rotunda as we partner with Pennsylvania Interfaith Power & Light to hear from Dr. Richard B. Alley, Evan Pugh Professor of Geosciences at the Pennsylvania State University, who was a member of the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change, which received the 2007 Nobel Peace Prize.  Meet advocates and leaders working to steward our air, land and water toward a vision of a healthy future for all.  Separate registration is required for this event.

5:30 p.m. Reception

6:00 p.m. Welcome

6:15 p.m.   Dinner

7:00 p.m. Keynote: Dr. Richard Alley

8:00 p.m.  Closing remarks

8:30-9 p.m. Shuttles to Trinity

Click here to learn more and register for "Caring for Our Common Home."

Lutheran Day Details

Note: The agenda above may change as planning proceeds. A final agenda, workshop selection and details will be emailed to registrants.



Sen. Stewart J. Greenleaf, Chair, State Senate Judiciary Committee, on a vision for criminal justice reform. Senator Greenleaf has made criminal justice reform the focus of his decades-long career. Hear why he has championed such legislation, including a safe harbor bill to protect child victims of sex trafficking, and how we can carry on the work. 

Capitol Visits: The agenda includes background and training for all participants to stop by their state legislators' offices to lift up common concerns on current issues. The LAMPa office will schedule meetings for those who wish to visit their legislators or their staff during their time at the Capitol. May 21 is scheduled as a session day. Shuttle bus service will transport participants between Trinity and the Capitol.
Lutheran Day Registration Fee covers the day at Trinity and the Capitol, shuttle busses, continental breakfast and lunch.
  • Registration is $26.00/Students are $15.00. Registration closes on May 14. Walk-ins are welcome although we cannot guarantee a meal. Payment can be made through PayPal, by sending in your check or at the door.
  • When you register, you will be given the opportunity to provide the names of your state legislators to schedule visits. Find your legislators before starting registration.

Accommodations - A block of hotel rooms is being held at the Radisson Hotel Harrisburg (located in Camp Hill) until April 20 - mention LAMPa to receive a reduced rate.  Radisson website.

Logistics - Ample parking is available at Trinity. If you are coming by Amtrak please contact the LAMPa office to arrange a shuttle from the Harrisburg station.  The Capitol Complex can be difficult to navigate, involving many steps and uneven floor surfaces. If you will need assistance accessing the building, or wonder if you might, please contact LAMPa staff.

Workshops - Registrants will receive a separate mailing with a detailed list of workshops and presenters along with other briefing materials.

Rostered Leaders -- Certificates of participation hours will be available at the registration table. 


Register online using the link below.

If you have any questions or problems with the registration process, please contact the office at 717-545-3500.

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