Lutheran educators from around world gathering in Grand Rapids

Posted at 8:15 PM, Oct 09, 2016
and last updated 2016-10-11 12:43:06-04

GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. (AP) — A gathering of Lutheran educators from around the world is planned for this week Grand Rapids.

The 12th triennial Lutheran Education Association Convocation takes place Thursday to Saturday at the DeVos Place Convention Center and Amway Grand Plaza Hotel.

More than 3,000 teachers, administrators and church workers will participate in presentations and workshops. The event will also feature an exhibit hall with more than 150 vendors, offering resources and support to ministries around the globe.

Events include the 2016 Global Symposium, where educators will consider models, challenges and opportunities for Christian education.