May 31, 2019 4:00 pm — June 1, 2019 4:00 pm
Italian Community Center
631 E Chicago St

Milwaukee, WI 53202 United States
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For Everyone Born, A Place at the Table
May 31 – June 1, 2019
Italian Community Center, Milwaukee

Please note that this agenda is a draft!

Friday, May 31
4:00pm Registration opens
5:30p Dinner and speaker
7:00 PM Worship
8:30 PM Dessert Reception

Saturday, June 1
7:30am Registration opens
8:00am Breakfast
8:45 AM Plenary 1
12:00 PM Lunch
1:00 PM Plenary 2
4:00pm Sending

Registration will open soon.

Are you interested in serving in the Greater Milwaukee Synod as part of the Synod Council, Nominating Committee, Consultation or Discipline Committee? Please see the files below that outline the open positions for nomination this year including the Synod Secretary. A position description for that opening is also available.

Nominations are due by March 31, 2019

Open Positions For Nominations

Synod Secretary Position Description

2019 Nomination Form with Instructions

The deadline to submit resolutions and memorials is March 31, 2019. Please refer to the guide below to help you prepare a resolution or memorial.

2019 Guidelines For Resolutions And Memorials

Featured Speakers

Rev. Emmy Kegler

Emmy Kegler is the pastor of Grace Lutheran Church in Northeast Minneapolis (gracenempls.org). the founder and editor of Queer Grace, an encyclopedia of online resources around LGBTQ life and faith (queergrace.com), and a co-leader of the Queer Grace Community, a group of LGBTQ+ Christians in the Twin Cities (queergracecommunity.com). Her first book, One Coin Found: How God’s Love Stretches to the Margins, is the story of her journey with and through Scripture as an openly gay woman called to ordained ministry. She lives in Saint Paul with her wife Michelle and their two dogs and cat.

Savanna Sullivan

Savanna is Program Director for ELCA Young Adult Ministries at the ELCA Churchwide Office in Chicago, IL. She has given workshops and presentations around the country to ELCA and ecumenical groups about Young Adult culture and empowerment in the church. She recently spoke at the 2018 ELCA Youth Gathering in Houston, TX. She is passionate about helping young people seek the Divine in themselves and pushing the church to equip, amplify, and respect the voices of young leaders. She loves banana pudding, the Clemson tigers, and memorizing poems.


Synod Assembly 2019 - Nominations and Elections

2019 Nomination Form with InstructionsSynod Assembly 2019 - Nominations and Elections691.2 KiB
Synod Secretary Position DescriptionSynod Assembly 2019 - Nominations and Elections57.8 KiB
Open Positions For NominationsSynod Assembly 2019 - Nominations and Elections97.1 KiB

Synod Assembly 2019 - Reports

Wisconsin Council Of Churches 2019 ReportSynod Assembly 2019 - Reports133.9 KiB

Synod Assembly 2019 - Resolutions

2019 Guidelines For Resolutions And MemorialsSynod Assembly 2019 - Resolutions563.4 KiB


May 31 @ 4:00 pm
June 1 @ 4:00 pm

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