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Synod Assembly 2015 is now history! See video of presentations and downloads of Assembly Highlights below


 


 

 


Updates June 15:

  1. Follow link to SYNOD ASSEMBLY VIDEOS
  2. A Synod Assembly Highlights bulletin insert/mailer has been created. An ELECTRONIC VERSION (with live links that may be forwarded to your email lists) and a PRINT VERSION (with complete links printed out) that you might use as a bulletin insert.


Updates May 15 (pre-assembly):

  1. All binder materials are posted and may be downloaded; and
  2. Congregations are encouraged to use the following Prayers of Intercession for Holy Trinity and Commissioning of Voting Members to Synod Assembly on May 31.

Downloads: Commissioning of Voting Member  |  Prayers of Intercession


Assembly Binder Materials

Intro Section — CLICK HERE to download entire section. This section includes the following information:

  • Table of Contents
  • Tentative Agenda
  • Assembly Overview
  • Helpful Information
  • Acknowledgements
  • Voting Members Information
  • Organization/Agency Display Location
  • Milestone Anniversaries
  • Special Guests and Presenters
  • Synod Statistical Report
  • Lunch Hearings and Conversations
  • Map of Bethany College

Section I: Reports — CLICK HERE to download entire section. This section includes the following information:

  • Message from Presiding Bishop Elizabeth Eaton
  • Report from Bishop Roger Gustafson
  • Area Ministry Reports
  • Teams & Committee Reports
  • Agencies & Organizational Reports

Section II: Nominations — CLICK HERE to download entire section. This section includes the following information:

  • Positions Needing Nominations and information
  • Nominating Slate
  • Biographical Information on Nominees

Section III: Budget/Finance — CLICK HERE to download complete section. This section includes the following information:

  • Treasurer’s Report
  • Proposed Budget for FYE 2016
  • Salary and Benefits Breakdown
  • Giving Report
  • Proposed Compensation Guidelines for 2016

Section IV: Resolutions — CLICK HERE to download complete section. This section includes the following information:

  • Resolutions Committee Members/Issues of Conscience
  • Blank Sheet for Motions
  • 2014 Assembly Actions Grid
  • 2015 Resolutions


2015 Pre-Assembly Materials

General Information/Registration

Housing

On-Campus housing reservations must be made directly through Bethany College by MAY 8, 2015. Early registration rates available through April 15, 2015.  Online housing reservations are available at: http://bethanycollegesynodassembly.eventbrite.com

 

 

 


Assembly 2014 information has been archived. To view, click http://www.css-elca.org/archive-synod-assembly-2014/