Thrivent Member Network - East WI Upper MI Region

Upcoming Events

Upcoming Events

Don’t miss a beat on all of the great member network events!
Our primary communication method is email so be sure to update your profile. 
You can also watch our Facebook page for information about upcoming events!

Update your email now! If you need to add or correct an email on record with Thrivent, simply log in to with your username and password. Once in My Thrivent, select Manage My Profile > Update Personal Information > Edit Email > update your email address and select the red Save button. You can also call Member Services at 800-847-4836.

College Planning 
presented by Troy Beck
September 22, 2020 I 6:30pm - 8pm * Note 90 min

Planning for college is complex. Join your Thrivent Member Network South WI and East WI/ Upper MI Regions for a free 90 - minute workshop to learn how to make college more affordable!

This presentation partner, the Thrivent Scholars Advisor Network, introduces strategies on how parents can help provide education resources while preserving their retirement savings, guide their students toward making smart college selection decisions and start their students on the right foot by learning wise money habits early and balancing the weight of educational debt.

Your student is welcome to attend, too - Space is limited, reserve your seat today!

Do you know other family, friends, colleagues who are about to embark on a college journey? Please feel free to share this link and have them join us as well!

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Multigenerational Generosity for Christian Leaders
September 24, 2020 I 11am

The Thrivent Member Network — East WI/Upper MI Region and Thrivent are coming to your computer to help pastors and Christian community leaders understand how five different generations view generosity and fuel your creativity with tactical solutions for how to engage them.

No products will be sold.

The Power of PATH 
presented by Tasha Schuh
October 13, 2020 - 6:30 pm 
October 15, 2020 - 6:30 pm

Join us as we welcome a survivor, believer, fighter, Tasha Schuh to our virtual community to share her empowering story " The Power of PATH!"

The race of life can often be riddled with obstacles, challenges and difficulties. As a quadriplegic, Tasha knows this firsthand. In this message she will share her story of having a life-changing accident at the age of 16, and how she learned the importance of resilience. The experience she shares will encourage listeners to press through difficult times and to have hope for the future.

Listeners will take away the following:
• The importance of teamwork and surrounding yourself with the right people
• Defining purpose and how to make an impact where you are at
• Finding resilience in PATH - Purpose, Attitude, Team, and Hope
• Knowing what true success is and crossing your finish lines to live a fulfilling life

October 13 - 6:30 pm - Register here. 
October 15 - 6:30 pm - Register here. 

No products will be sold.

Tasha Schuh is not affiliated with or endorsed by Thrivent. The views Schuh expresses in this presentation are her own and not necessarily those of Thrivent or its affiliates. The material presented has been obtained from sources we believe to be reliable and is current.

Dream Big with Bob Goff
October 20, 2020 - 7 pm 

Join us as we welcome New York Times bestselling author, Bob Goff for an exclusive online event – Dream Big

How are you invested in your biggest dreams?

By joining the Dream Big webinar, you will be inspired to help recapture the version of our life you dreamed about before fear started calling the shots. Bob will help dream big as he takes you on a life-proven journey to rediscover how to thrive with purpose and turn your dreams into reality.

  • Clearly define or redefine your dreams
  • Identify the obstacles holding you back
  • Come up with a specific plan for reaching your goals
  • Develop tools that will help you get started

Bob Goff is the author of the New York Times bestselling Love Does and Everybody, Always. His latest book, Dream Big, was just released June 2020. For more about Bob Goff check out and

No products will be sold. Bob Goff is not affiliated with or endorsed by Thrivent. The views expressed in this presentation by Bob Goff are his own and not necessarily those of Thrivent or its affiliates. The material presented has been obtained from sources we believe to be reliable and is current.

The Economy and Capital Markets: Review & 4th Quarter 2020 Market Outlook
presented by Blaine Gundershaug
October 27, 2020 - 7 pm 

Now more than ever some financial topic is in the headlines every day. Should those headlines influence your decisions around your financial strategy?

Join us online for an Economic Review:

• Review of recent markets both stocks and bonds
• Thrivent Asset Management’s update regarding conditions and positioning of assets
• Recovery prospects

No products will be sold.

Securities and investment advisory services offered through Thrivent Investment Management Inc., a registered investment adviser, member FINRA and SIPC, and a subsidiary of Thrivent, the marketing name for Thrivent Financial for Lutherans. Registered representative of Thrivent Investment Management Inc.  Advisory services available through investment adviser representatives only.

Drawn to the Word
Painting by Artist & Pastor Paul Oman, Music & Worship First English Lutheran
November 4, 2020 - 7pm

Join us as we partner with First English Lutheran church for an exclusive Drawn to the Word worship service welcoming nationally recognized painter, Paul Oman.

Experience a Drawn to the Word worship and artistic experience where Artist and Pastor Paul Oman will paint a larger-than-life sized mural of a biblical story before your eyes with First English Lutheran Church! This story will unfold artistically, musically, narratively and Scripturally during the event.

All are welcome, we encourage you to invite friends and family to this miraculous experience. Register and watch!

No products will be sold.

Save the Date!

Please save the date for upcoming Thrivent Member Network webinars. Registration links and more information coming soon!

  • Charitable Giving Strategies - 11/10
  • Giving Tuesday - 12/1
  • Annual Member Meeting - 12/8

Faith Builds in Your Community 

  • Habitat and Thrivent have been national partners since 2005. Together we have empowered Thrivent members, Christian churches, and generous volunteers to build or rehab homes across the U.S. and around the world.
  • Families work alongside church members, Thrivent members, and other volunteers to help build or rehab their own homes, building strength, stability, and self-reliance.
  • From the partnership’s inception in 2005 Thrivent members have contributed more than $268 million and more than 6.1 million volunteer hours to Habitat to provide safe, decent, and affordable housing for thousands of people.

Thrivent remains one of the largest non-governmental supporters of Habitat for Humanity.  See the Fact Sheet at for more information.

Local Faith Builds:

Ways to get involved:

Habitat and Thrivent Faith Builds:

  • Habitat and Thrivent partner with Christian churches in communities across the US to help build homes alongside families who pay an affordable mortgage for the home.
  • Christian churches, Thrivent members, and other volunteers have help families achieve the dream of home ownership.
  • 89 Habitat and Thrivent Faith Builds are scheduled this year.

Habitat and Thrivent Worldwide:

  • Thrivent members and others give financially and volunteer their time as they travel to international or domestic locations for a week or more at a time to build homes. Each home-building trip is led by a Thrivent member and all participants are immersed in the culture of their trip destination.
  • Since 2005 over 1,535 home-building trips have taken place in 44 countries including the U.S.
  • About 150 teams will travel to build homes alongside families this year.