May 31 – June 2
Country Springs/The Ingleside Hotel
Pewaukee, WI

Elections

Churchwide Assembly

  • Rev. Kara Baylor
  • Rev. Heidi Borkenhagen
  • Matthew Brockmeier
  • MaryBeth Hoffman
  • Jerry Key
  • Jesse Kozel
  • Charlotte Linberry
  • Aliliwya Mbise
  • Rev. Marilyn Miller
  • Matthew Nelson
  • Rev. Andrew Nyren
  • Youa Xiong Reinicker
  • Nanette Smith
  • Matthew Stein
  • Rev. Kelli Weiss

Consultation Committee

  • Holly Jurss
  • Ellie Schmidtke
  • Rev. Alexis Twito

Discipline Committee

  • Steven Hartfield
  • Rev. Kristie Jaramillo
  • Leah Krueger
  • Teresa Reinders
  • Rev. Vicki Watkins

Synod Council

  • Anja Logan

Resolutions

Adopted Resolution 1 – Reconciling in Christ
Resolution in Commitment to More Fully Embracing the Reconciling in Christ Identity of the Greater Milwaukee Synod
The assembly voted to approve Resolution 1 as amended
This resolution was approved by a card vote.

Adopted Resolution 2 – Prison Ministry
Resolution in Support of Expanding Support of Prison Congregation, Prison/Jail Re-Entry Ministry and Prison Reform Advocacy
The assembly voted to approve Resolution 2 as presented
This resolution was approved by a card vote.

Bylaw Amendment

Bylaw-S7.22.01.-Amendment-with-Rationale
The amendment was referred back to the Synod Council for further study. A report will be made at the 2019 Synod Assembly.

Resources

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Synod Assembly 2018 - Booklet

Final Supplement 2018Synod Assembly 2018 - Booklet10.2 MiB

Synod Assembly 2018 - Amendments

Bylaw S7.22.01 Amendment With Rationale 2018 04 18Synod Assembly 2018 - Amendments10.6 KiB

Synod Assembly 2018 - Financials

Financial ReportSynod Assembly 2018 - Financials3.2 MiB

Synod Assembly 2018 - Nominations and Elections

2018-Nomination-form-with-instructionsSynod Assembly 2018 - Nominations and Elections1.3 MiB
Open Positions for NominationsSynod Assembly 2018 - Nominations and Elections81.0 KiB

Synod Assembly 2018 - Resolutions

2018 SA Resolution 1 - Reconciling In Christ - OriginalSynod Assembly 2018 - Resolutions24.9 KiB
2018 SA Resolution 1 - Reconciling In Christ AdoptedSynod Assembly 2018 - Resolutions66.9 KiB
2018 SA Resolution 1 - Reconciling In Christ-RevisedSynod Assembly 2018 - Resolutions29.9 KiB
2018 SA Resolution 2 - Prison MinistrySynod Assembly 2018 - Resolutions82.8 KiB
2018 SA Resolution 2 - Prison Ministry AdoptedSynod Assembly 2018 - Resolutions109.2 KiB
2018-Guidelines-for-ResolutionsSynod Assembly 2018 - Resolutions546.2 KiB

Synod Assembly 2018 - Resources

2018 Assembly Rules 2018 05 17 FinalSynod Assembly 2018 - Resources119.4 KiB
Blast Off For BooksSynod Assembly 2018 - Resources752.8 KiB
Resources for your Congregation to Promote the 2018 Assembly (and related events)Synod Assembly 2018 - Resources4.1 MiB
Synod-Assembly-Permission-SlipSynod Assembly 2018 - Resources408.5 KiB

Synod Assembly 2018 - Reports

2018 LSS Synod Assemblies ReportSynod Assembly 2018 - Reports1.0 MiB
2018 Synod Assembly Letter Bishop EatonSynod Assembly 2018 - Reports151.8 KiB
2018 Synod Assembly Letter Bishop Eaton-SpanishSynod Assembly 2018 - Reports213.1 KiB
Bishop's ReportSynod Assembly 2018 - Reports15.9 KiB
Carthage College 2018Synod Assembly 2018 - Reports112.5 KiB
ELCA Church Wide Report 2018 PDFSynod Assembly 2018 - Reports6.3 MiB
Grand View University ReportSynod Assembly 2018 - Reports90.4 KiB
LSTC And WTS Joint ReportSynod Assembly 2018 - Reports144.6 KiB
Lutheran Campus Ministry Report 2018Synod Assembly 2018 - Reports2.9 MiB
Lutheran Office Of Public PolicySynod Assembly 2018 - Reports258.3 KiB
Lutherdale ReportSynod Assembly 2018 - Reports51.0 KiB
Portico ReportSynod Assembly 2018 - Reports104.8 KiB
ROSTER TRANSITIONS SINCE THE 2017 ASSEMBLYSynod Assembly 2018 - Reports58.9 KiB
Synod Council Report of the SecretarySynod Assembly 2018 - Reports227.4 KiB
Vice President ReportSynod Assembly 2018 - Reports48.9 KiB
Wartburg College ReportSynod Assembly 2018 - Reports138.9 KiB
Wisconsin Council Of ChurchesSynod Assembly 2018 - Reports188.9 KiB

Synod Assembly 2018 - Supplemental Materials

AUGSBURG FORTRESS Synod Assembly Coupon SlidesSynod Assembly 2018 - Supplemental Materials765.0 KiB
AUGSBURG FORTRESS Synod Brochure 2018 PRESSSynod Assembly 2018 - Supplemental Materials7.4 MiB
GMS Diakonia Brochure 2017-18Synod Assembly 2018 - Supplemental Materials144.6 KiB
LOPPW BrochureSynod Assembly 2018 - Supplemental Materials216.3 KiB
MIF Brochure 2018Synod Assembly 2018 - Supplemental Materials383.2 KiB
Our Church Our WorldSynod Assembly 2018 - Supplemental Materials1.2 MiB
Stories Of Faith In Action 2017-2018Synod Assembly 2018 - Supplemental Materials29.3 MiB
WCC Brochure Spring 2018Synod Assembly 2018 - Supplemental Materials639.1 KiB