NEOS Synod Assembly 2017

Event details

  • Friday | June 9, 2017 to Saturday | June 10, 2017
  • 7:00 am - 4:00 pm
  • John S. Knight Center, 77 E Mill St, Akron, OH 44308
  • 330-929-9022

2017 Northeastern Ohio Synod Assembly

Friday, June 9-10, 2017 ~ John S. Knight Center

Worship is an integral part of who we are as Lutherans and is an integral part of our assembly. We look forward to conducting the annual business of the synod, worshiping, attending workshops, learning and praying together.


2017 Synod Assembly Documents and Announcements:

 

Nominations Needed

Please review and share this list of positions with your congregational leaders. Ask people to recommend or consider a nomination. Submit nominations by completing the Nominee Application Form.

The following positions will be filled by election at the 2017 Synod Assembly on June 9-10, 2017, John S. Knight Center, Akron:

SYNOD COUNCIL – 3 year term

Meets five times per year to conduct the business of the synod between assemblies

Akron-Wooster …………………………………………………………….  Clergy
Canton-Massillon ……………………………………………………………..  Lay
Cleveland East ……………………………………………………………..  Clergy
Cleveland East ………………………………………………………………….  Lay
Cleveland West ………………………………………………………………..  Lay
Eastern ……………………………………………………………………….  Clergy
Richland-Ashland ………………………………………………………………  Lay
Southern ………………………………………………………………………….  Lay

At Large (Young Adult) ………………………………………………………. Lay  

 

CONSULTATION COMMITTEE – 6 year term – Lay or Minister

The Consultation Committee hears disagreements of substantive issues that have been referred to the bishop/executive committee as well as hears charges against a rostered person or congregation which could lead to discipline. Meets only as needed.

Questions may be referred to Karen Kaufman, synod staff liaison, 330-929-9020; kkaufman@neos-elca.org

Deadline for Submitting Nominations: February 15

Completed forms are to be mailed to:
Northeastern Ohio Synod
Attn: Nominations
1890 Bailey Road
Cuyahoga Falls, OH 44221