calendar December 10, 2019 in Assembly

Synod Council and Committees seeking Nominations for 2020

The Southeastern Pennsylvania Synod’s Nominating Committee is asking for your help in identifying gifted and qualified persons, both clergy and lay, to serve as nominees for election at the Southeastern Pennsylvania Synod Assembly on May 1-2, 2020

Every year the Synod Assembly elects members of the Synod Council, which serves as “the board of directors of the synod” and “its interim legislative authority between meetings of the Synod Assembly.” The 2020 assembly will elect the following:

Synod Council positions:

  • 3 ministers of Word and Sacrament, terms ending 2023
  • 1 lay woman, Chester Conference representative, term ending 2023
  • 1 lay woman, Lower Bucks Conference representative, term ending 2023
  • 1 lay man, Lower Montgomery Conference representative, term ending 2023
  • 1 lay woman at large, term ending in 2023
  • 1 lay man at large, term ending in 2023

Committee on Discipline:

  • 2 ministers of Word and Sacrament, term ending 2026
  • 1 lay man, term ending 2026
  • 1 lay woman, term ending 2026

Consultation Committee

  • 2 Ministers of Word and Sacrament, term ending 2022
  • 2 Ministers of Word and Sacrament, term ending 2024
  • 1 lay man, term ending 2022
  • 1 lay man, term ending 2024
  • 1 lay woman, term ending 2022
  • 1 lay woman, term ending 2024

Deadline for Nomination Form  and Digitial photo is February 15, 2019. Download the Nomination Letter for more information and instructions.