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Installation of New District President Michael Von Behren

May 26 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm

You are invited! Please join us for the installation of our new NOW District President Rev. Mike Von Behren.

“These things I remember. . . how I would go with the throng and lead them in procession to the house of God with glad shouts and songs of praise” (Psalm 42:4). We are eagerly inviting all in the NOW District to join us for the District President Installation Service taking place on Sunday, May 26, at 7 p.m. at St. Michael’s Lutheran Church in Portland (6700 N 29th Ave., Portland, OR 97211), with an informal dessert reception to follow. A special choir is being formed for the service, and everyone is invited to participate. Click here for more info and to join (deadline is May 15)

All LCMS church workers, ordained and commissioned (Deaconesses, DCEs, DCOs, DPMs, etc.), and LLDs will be invited to participate by coming forward during the prayers for the newly installed president during the service.

LCMS Pastors who would like to vest and join the celebration as part of the processional are invited to:

(1) RSVP by May 22 by emailing Elena or Jenny so that we know how many seats to plan for.

(2) Wear red stoles.

(3) Arrive no later than 6:40 p.m. on May 26. Signs will direct you where to go, and further instructions will be provided when you arrive.

St. Michael’s will also livestream the service on their YouTube channel and leave the recording up for people to view later. WATCH THE LIVESTREAM HERE.

Stay tuned for more details!


May 26
7:00 pm - 8:30 pm


NOW District President’s Office
(503) 288-8383


St. Michael’s Lutheran Church – Portland, OR
6700 N 29th Ave
Portland, Oregon 97211
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(503) 493-6333
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