There are a number of important leadership opportunities within our synod. If you know of a qualified candidate, who is a person of integrity, passionate about the work of the church, and a voting member of a congregation in our synod, please fill out the corresponding nomination form. All nominations for consideration can be submitted through the corresponding links below and are due by April 9, 2021.

Synod Council – Nominations

Positions Open in 2021:
Vice President
Member-at-Large – Lay Female (3 positions)
Member-at-Large – Lay Male
Member-at-Large – Clergy Female

ELCA Churchwide Assembly Voting Members – Nominations

2022 Churchwide Assembly Voting Members (9 positions):
5 laity/clergy
1 youth/young adult
1 person of color/primary language other than English
1 bishop (clergy)
1 council vice president (laity)
(6 members must be laity, 3 members must be clergy)

Discipline Committee – Nominations

Positions Open in 2021
Laity, Female – 2
Laity, Male – 2
Clergy, Female – 2
Clergy, Male – 2

Consultation Committee – Nominations

Positions Open in 2021
Laity, Female – 1
Laity, Male – 1
Clergy, Female – 2
Clergy, Male – 3

As it is, there are many parts, but only one body. The eye cannot say to the hand, “I don’t need you.”

~ 1 Corinthians 12:20-22a