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Tenth Biennial Convention of the
Evangelical Lutheran Church in Canada
July 21 - 24, 2005
Winnipeg, Manitoba

In Mission for Others

Roger Uitti

Congregation:

Zion Saskatoon, SK

Past Experience:

Professional ordained parish pastor; college professor; retired LTS seminary profesor; sessional lecturer.

Administrative:

LTS dean of studies, former member of Corporate and Foundation Board of Luthercare Communities.

Gifts:

BA, BD, Mth, and PhD. Old Testament and biblical studies; honest and straightforward; somewhat conservative; open to contested points of view; research, writing and organizational skills; statewide experience in the best and worst of church politics.

Issues of Concern:

Necessity and legitimacy of the place of religion in today's public arena and awareness of education. Need to expand the spreading of the Gospel of forgiveness and reconciliation through contemporary media (newspapers, books, art, film, television, radio and Internet).

Hopes for the Church:

Concern that the ELCIC prove its worth both as a counterculture to secular ideologies and as advocate of the redemptive relationship to Christ as most vital.

In full communion with The Anglican Church of Canada
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