n of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America will convene in Thief River Falls at Redeemer Lutheran Church on Friday and Saturday, Sept. 9-10. The theme of the convention is "Renewing Strength" based on Isaiah 40:31 which reads, "Those who hope in the Lord will renew their strength; they will soar on wings like eagles."
Registration will begin on Friday afternoon at 3 p.m. followed by a banquet at 5 p.m. "Seed of Faith," a woman's vocal ensemble from Hallock, Minn. will be the featured special music. The business meeting will begin at 7 p.m. Elections will be held for president, treasurer, three board members and a nominating committee.