Synod Assembly 2016
June 2-4, 2016
ELCA Church Council
- Lay Female – Ms. Carolyn Jewett
- Clergy – Rev. Nancy J. Eggert, Rev. Tim Tahtinen
- Lay Female – Ms. Laura B. Dessereau
- Lay Male – Mr. Jerry Key
- At-Large – Lay Female – Ms. Amber Davis
- Bishop – Rev. Paul D. Erickson
Resolution 1 – Access to The Emergency Food Assistance Program
SA16.06.11. Approval of Resolution 1
The Assembly voted to approve Resolution 1 – Access to The Emergency Food Assistance Program, as presented.
This resolution was approved by a voice vote.
Resolution 2 – Resolution to Establish an Annual Lutheran Social Services of Wisconsin and Upper Michigan Sunday
SA16.06.12. Approval of Resolution 2
The Assembly voted to approve Resolution 2 – Resolution to Establish an Annual Lutheran Social Services of Wisconsin and Upper Michigan Sunday,as presented.
This resolution was approved by a voice vote.
Resolution 3 – Memorial to the Churchwide Assembly on Black Lives Matter
SA16.06.13. Rejection of Motion to Postpone Indefinitely
The Assembly voted to reject a motion to postpone indefinitely consideration of Resolution 3 – Memorial to the Churchwide Assembly on Black Lives Matter.
The vote on the motion was 149 in favor and 216 opposed.
Resolution 4 – Resolution on Justice for the Holy Land through Responsible Investment
SA16.06.21. Move the Previous Question
The Assembly voted to end debate on Resolution 4.
This motion was supported by 328 voting members, with 19 in opposition.
Resolution 5 – Resolution Honoring Bishop Jeff Barrow
SA16.06.24. Approval of Resolution 5
The Assembly voted to approve Resolution 5 – Resolution Honoring Bishop Jeff Barrow, as presented.
This resolution was approved by a standing ovation.
Resolution 6 – Resolution in support of Accompanying Migrant Minors with Protection, Advocacy, Representation and Opportunities
SA16.06.23. Approval of Resolution 6
The Assembly voted to approve Resolution 6 – Resolution in support of Accompanying Migrant Minors with Protection, Advocacy, Representation and Opportunities, as presented.
This resolution was supported by 343 voting members, with 10 in opposition.
The Assembly voted to approve synodical budget for the fiscal year ending January 31, 2018 as amended, with total contributions and support of $2,102,780 and total ministries (expenses) of $2,160,095.
Synod Assembly 2016 - Financials
|Balance Sheet||Synod Assembly 2016 - Financials||59.6 KiB|
|Budgets and Actual||Synod Assembly 2016 - Financials||36.0 KiB|
|Explanations||Synod Assembly 2016 - Financials||36.7 KiB|
|Restricted Funds||Synod Assembly 2016 - Financials||30.6 KiB|
Synod Assembly 2016 - Reports
|2015 Campaign Report||Synod Assembly 2016 - Reports||12.4 MiB|
|2016 Assembly Letter from Bishop Eaton - English||Synod Assembly 2016 - Reports||180.1 KiB|
|2016 Assembly Letter from Bishop Eaton - Spanish||Synod Assembly 2016 - Reports||288.8 KiB|
|Augustana College 2016 Report||Synod Assembly 2016 - Reports||50.4 KiB|
|Carthage College||Synod Assembly 2016 - Reports||51.7 KiB|
|DEM Synod Assembly Report||Synod Assembly 2016 - Reports||106.1 KiB|
|Elections Committee Report||Synod Assembly 2016 - Reports||26.9 KiB|
|Lutheran Campus Ministry Report||Synod Assembly 2016 - Reports||30.9 MiB|
|Lutheran Office Of Public Policy 2016 Report||Synod Assembly 2016 - Reports||231.0 KiB|
|Lutheran Planned Giving||Synod Assembly 2016 - Reports||97.3 KiB|
|Lutheran Social Services||Synod Assembly 2016 - Reports||684.7 KiB|
|Lutherdale||Synod Assembly 2016 - Reports||52.5 KiB|
|Mission Investment Fund 2016 Report||Synod Assembly 2016 - Reports||201.6 KiB|
|Portico||Synod Assembly 2016 - Reports||20.9 KiB|
|Region 5 Report||Synod Assembly 2016 - Reports||70.7 KiB|
|Report Of The Bishop||Synod Assembly 2016 - Reports||7.8 KiB|
|Report Of The Treasurer||Synod Assembly 2016 - Reports||7.9 KiB|
|Report Of The Vice President||Synod Assembly 2016 - Reports||30.8 KiB|
|Synod Council Report 2016||Synod Assembly 2016 - Reports||370.9 KiB|
|Wartburg College 2016 Report||Synod Assembly 2016 - Reports||153.3 KiB|
|WELCA Report||Synod Assembly 2016 - Reports||13.6 KiB|
|Wisconsin Council of Churches 2016 Report||Synod Assembly 2016 - Reports||80.3 KiB|
Synod Assembly 2016 - Resolutions
|2016 Resolution 1 - TEFAP Requirements 2015 09 02 (1)||Synod Assembly 2016 - Resolutions||106.9 KiB|
|2016 Resolution 2 - Lutheran Social Services Sunday 2016 03 17||Synod Assembly 2016 - Resolutions||67.4 KiB|
|2016 Resolution 3 - Black Lives Matter 2016 05 13||Synod Assembly 2016 - Resolutions||51.9 KiB|
|2016 Resolution 4 - Holy Land Investment 2016 05 11||Synod Assembly 2016 - Resolutions||192.0 KiB|
|2016 Resolution 5 - Honoring Bishop Barrow||Synod Assembly 2016 - Resolutions||141.4 KiB|
|2016 Resolution 6 - In Support Of AMMPARO 2016 05 12||Synod Assembly 2016 - Resolutions||145.5 KiB|
|2016 SA Report - Reference And Counsel Committee (1)||Synod Assembly 2016 - Resolutions||47.3 KiB|
Synod Assembly 2016 - Resources
|2016 Assembly Rules 2016 01 18 Approved||Synod Assembly 2016 - Resources||25.9 KiB|
|713 Carthage Campus Mappdf||Synod Assembly 2016 - Resources||1.6 MiB|
|Bishop Election Policy 2016 2015 05 27 Approved||Synod Assembly 2016 - Resources||220.6 KiB|
|Bishop Nominee Bio Form||Synod Assembly 2016 - Resources||471.3 KiB|
|Breakout Maps||Synod Assembly 2016 - Resources||2.7 MiB|
|Carthage-College-Health-History-Refusal-Form||Synod Assembly 2016 - Resources||40.2 KiB|
|GMS 2016 Nominating Form||Synod Assembly 2016 - Resources||389.9 KiB|
|Letter from the Jewish Community in response to resolution #4||Synod Assembly 2016 - Resources||14.2 KiB|
|Letter to Assembly_HolyLandInvestment||Synod Assembly 2016 - Resources||140.3 KiB|
|Medical-History-Forms||Synod Assembly 2016 - Resources||69.0 KiB|
|Synod-Assembly-2016-Permission||Synod Assembly 2016 - Resources||124.3 KiB|
Synod Assembly 2016 - Packet Materials
|Augsburg Small Flyer SIDE 1||Synod Assembly 2016 - Packet Materials||42.1 MiB|
|Augsburg Small Flyer SIDE 2||Synod Assembly 2016 - Packet Materials||45.1 MiB|
|Breaking the Chains Pastor Job Description||Synod Assembly 2016 - Packet Materials||110.4 KiB|
|BREAKING THE CHAINS PCA Mission Handout 2016 (1)||Synod Assembly 2016 - Packet Materials||43.2 KiB|
|Crossways Camp Brochure||Synod Assembly 2016 - Packet Materials||59.5 MiB|
|Diakonia Brochure||Synod Assembly 2016 - Packet Materials||159.3 KiB|
|Events Calendar||Synod Assembly 2016 - Packet Materials||392.0 KiB|
|Faith Sexism Justice Conv Towards A Social Stmt (1)||Synod Assembly 2016 - Packet Materials||147.7 KiB|
|FoodJusticeHouse Volunteers||Synod Assembly 2016 - Packet Materials||3.1 MiB|
|GMS Mission Support Summary 2015-2016||Synod Assembly 2016 - Packet Materials||293.0 KiB|
|Luther Manor||Synod Assembly 2016 - Packet Materials||1.4 MiB|
|MIF ELCA||Synod Assembly 2016 - Packet Materials||961.4 KiB|
|Reformation500 Part1||Synod Assembly 2016 - Packet Materials||1.4 MiB|
|Reformation500 Part2||Synod Assembly 2016 - Packet Materials||1.3 MiB|
|Stories of Faith in Action||Synod Assembly 2016 - Packet Materials||5.4 MiB|
|Vanco Kiosk||Synod Assembly 2016 - Packet Materials||775.0 KiB|
|Wisconsin Council Of Churches||Synod Assembly 2016 - Packet Materials||886.7 KiB|
|World Hunger Appeal Giving Report||Synod Assembly 2016 - Packet Materials||3.4 MiB|
|Young Adults In Global Mission Brochure||Synod Assembly 2016 - Packet Materials||4.3 MiB|