And a vision appeared to Paul in the night; There stood a man of Macedonia, and prayed him, saying, Come over into Macedonia, and help us. And after he had seen the vision, immediately we endeavoured to go into Macedonia, assuredly gathering that the Lord had called us for to preach the gospel unto them.
in alphabetical order
Prof. em. Dr. Peter L. Berger (Boston, MA, USA): American sociologist and Lutheran theologian, since 1985 director of the Institute for the Study of Economic Culture (today: Institute on Culture, Religion and World Affairs) in Boston, USA
Prof. Dr. rer. nat. Dr. med. Dr. h. c. Uwe Bicker (Bensheim): scientist, dean of the Medical Faculty Mannheim of the University of Heidelberg, member of the Conseil d´Administration of Sanofi SA, Paris, in the Aventis Foundation and chairman of the board of trustees at Marburg University
Dr.-Ing. Eberhard Burger (Dresden): Director of Construction for the rebuilding of the Frauenkirche from 1996 to 2005 and from 2001 to present chairman of the Dresden Frauenkirche Foundation (Stiftung Frauenkirche Dresden)
Dr. oec. publ. Christian Dräger (Lübeck): former CEO of Drägerwerk AG, Chairman of Dräger Foundation
Heike Göbel (Frankfurt): journalist, since 1992 at the Frankfurter Allgemeine Zeitung business section. In 2005 awarded the Karl-Bräuer Prize by the German Taxpayers Federation, and in 2006 awarded the Ludwig-Erhard Prize for business publications.
Katrin Göring-Eckardt (Berlin): politician in the Green party (officially known as Alliance '90 /The Greens), co-chair of her party caucus in the Bundestag (2002-2005), vice president of the Bundestag since October 2005, from 2009 to 2013 praeses of the synod of the Evangelical Church in Germany
Dr. phil. Nicola Leibinger-Kammüller (Ditzingen): CEO of the TRUMPF Group, vice-chair of the board of trustees of the Berthold Leibinger Foundation
Friedhelm Loh (Haiger): owner and chairman of the Friedhelm Loh Group, president of the German Electrical and Electronic Manufacturers' Association (ZVEI) and vice-president of the Federation of German Industries (BDI)
Johann Michael Möller (Halle/Saale): political scientist, historian, journalist; broadcasting-director of Mitteldeutschen Rundfunks (MDR radio)
Prof. Dr. Herman J. Selderhuis (Apeldoorn, NL): Professor of Church History and Church Law at the Theological University in Apeldoorn, Director of Refo500, President of the International Calvin Congress, President of RefoRC (Reformation Research Consortium) and Research Curator of the John a Lasco Library (Emden, Germany)
Prof. Dr. theol. Christopher Spehr (Jena): Professor and holds the chair for church history in the Theological Faculty of the University of Jena since the winter semester 2011/12