Marriage & Family


April 26th - 27th, 2019 Cole Camp, MO

Featured Speaker

Rev. Bryan Wolfmueller

Pastor Bryan Wolfmueller is pastor of Hope Lutheran Church, Aurora, CO. He is the author of Has American Christianity Failed? (CPH, 2016) and Final Victory: Contemplating the Death and Funeral of a Christian (CPH, 2010). He is the co-host of Table Talk Radio podcast, hosts the radio show Cross Defense on KFUO in St. Louis (, posts videos on YouTube at wolfmueller1, and has a number of other theological projects that all end up on his blog, Bryan is a member of the Doxology Collegium. He and his wife Keri live with their four children in Aurora, CO.

Rev. Bryan Wolfmueller 

Breakout Sessions

Breakout Session Teachers

Rev. Steve Andrews, Associate Pastor, St. Matthew Lutheran Church, Lee’s Summit, MO

Rev. Tyler Arnold, Senior Pastor, Christ Lutheran Church, Platte Woods, MO

Rev. Allen Braun, Pastor, Mt. Hulda Church, Cole Camp, MO

Rev. Jeffrey B. Hemmery, Pastor, Bethany Lutheran Church, Fairview Hts, IL

Rev. Fred Hertwig, Pastor, Retired, Cole Camp, MO

Rev. Jesse Kueker, Pastor, Trinity Lutheran Church, Clinton, MO

Rev. Kristopher M. Morris, Pastor, Christ the King Lutheran Church, Lake Ozark, MO

Rev. Tyler Poppen, Pastor, Holy Cross & St. John Lutheran Churches, Cole Camp, MO

Rev. Erik Rottmann, Pastor, Grace Lutheran Church, Versailles, MO

Rev. Paul Schulz, Pastor to two congregations in rural Northwestern Iowa


Rev. Andrew Tessone,  Pastor, Our Savior Lutheran Church, Sedalia, MO


Rev. Gregory R. Truwe, Pastor, Trinity Lutheran Church, Cole Camp, MO


Friday Evening Prayer: Rev. Bryan Wolfmueller, Pastor of Hope Lutheran Church, Aurora, CO


Saturday Morning Matins: Rev. Jeremy Freeman, Pastor of St. Paul Lutheran Church, Sedalia, MO


Saturday Evening Vespers: Rev. Andrew Tessone, Pastor of Our Savior Lutheran Church, Sedalia, MO

Plenaries & Prayer

Children's Track

Children's Track

This service will be offered for potty trained children through 6th grade. All Children in 7th grade and higher are encouraged to participate in the conference. Children's Track will include activities such as:  Bible lessons, crafts, and games led by dedicated volunteers from the sponsoring congregations. During times of worship and meals, children will return to their parents.


Join us for Gemütlichkeit! Food, drinks and fellowship on the evening of April 26th at the German Table in Cole Camp, MO




This event is free. However, registration is required by April 6th, 2019. The information below is required for all forms of registration.

  • Names of all who will attend.

  • Number/age of children who will participate.

  • Names and Phone numbers of parent/guardian of children who will attend children’s track

  • Home congregation name/location.

  • If you plan on attending Gemütlichkeit

There are three ways to register.


One, simply click on the register button below and fill out all of the required information. 







Two, E-mail your information to:

Three, Mail your information to:

Marriage and Family Conference

c/o Rev. Tyler Poppen

210 N. Pine

Cole Camp, MO  65325

This event is made possible by the congregations of the Cole Camp Regional Ministry & Sedalia Circuit of the Lutheran Church - Missouri Synod