togetheratgodstablesubmitMay 29-31, 2014
Country Springs Hotel/Conference Center Waukesha, WI

 


Elections

Synod Council

  • At Large – Clergy – Partial Term from Election through August 2015 – Rev. Jay McDivitt

Consultation Committee

  • Clergy – Partial Term from Election through August 2015 – Rev. Christian Marien
  • Clergy – Partial Term from September 2014 through August 2015 – Rev. Ari Mattson
  • Lay Male – Partial Term from September 2014 through August 2019 – Mr. Grant Younquist
  • Lay Male – Partial Term from September 2014 through August 2015 – Mr. Christopher Ellerd
  • Lay Female – Partial Term from September 2014 through August 2015 – Ms. Susan Daniels
  • Lay Female – Partial Term from September 2014 through August 2019 – Ms. Allison Bremer

Discipline Committee

  • Clergy – Full Terms (2) from September 2014 through August 2020
    • Rev. Ed Weiskotten
    • Rev. Roy Nelson
  • Clergy – Partial Term from Election through August 2016 – Rev. Karen Natterstad
  • Lay Male – Full Term from September 2014 through August 2020 – Mr. Robert Gee
  • Lay Male – Partial Term from Election through August 2016 – Mr. Jerry Key
  • Lay Female – Full Term from September 2014 through August 2020 – Ms. Alicia Ellis
  • Lay Female – Partial Term from September 2014 through August 2016 – Ms. Kathleen Holat
  • Clergy – Partial Term from September 2014 through August 2016 – Rev. Stacy Seger

Resolutions

  • Resolution 1 – The Assembly voted to adopt Resolution 1
  • Resolution 2 – The Assembly voted to adopt the motion to “refer the question of Assembly participation, affordability and location to the Synod Council for consideration, with the Synod Council to report its findings to the 2015 Synod Assembly.”
  • Resolution 3 – The Assembly voted to adopt the motion to “refer the question of intentional, called interim ministry to the Synod Council to consider, with a report by the Synod Council to the 2015 Synod Assembly.”
  • Resolution 4 – The Assembly voted to adopt Resolution 4 as amended

Minutes

Minutes of Plenary I (Thursday, May 29, 2014)

SA 2014 Minutes Daily 2014 05 29

Minutes of Plenary II (Friday, May 30, 2014 – Morning session)

SA 2014 Minutes Daily 2014 05 30 AM

Minutes of Plenary III (Friday, May 30, 2014 – Afternoon session)

SA 2014 Minutes Daily 2014 05 30 PM

Minutes of Plenary IV (Saturday, May 31, 2014)

SA 2014 Minutes Daily 2014 05 31


Budget

The Assembly voted to approve the Greater Milwaukee Synod’s budget for the fiscal year ending January 31, 2016 as presented, with total contributions and support (income) of $2,195,500 and total ministries (expenses) of $2,224,080.


Resources

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Synod Assembly 2014 - Reports

Carthage CollegeSynod Assembly 2014 - Reports402.0 KiB
Lutheran Planned GivingSynod Assembly 2014 - Reports244.1 KiB
DiakoniaSynod Assembly 2014 - Reports70.0 KiB
LSTC and Wartburg Joint ReportSynod Assembly 2014 - Reports153.7 KiB
Lutheran Office of Public PolicySynod Assembly 2014 - Reports142.0 KiB
Anti RacismSynod Assembly 2014 - Reports20.8 KiB
Bishop's ReportSynod Assembly 2014 - Reports221.8 KiB
Cluster Task Force ReportSynod Assembly 2014 - Reports231.1 KiB
Ecumenism In GMSSynod Assembly 2014 - Reports61.4 KiB
Lutheran Social ServicesSynod Assembly 2014 - Reports85.8 KiB
Good Shepherd Funds Task ForceSynod Assembly 2014 - Reports80.1 KiB
Lutheran Campus MinistrySynod Assembly 2014 - Reports232.9 KiB
LutherdaleSynod Assembly 2014 - Reports245.0 KiB
Mission Investment FundSynod Assembly 2014 - Reports42.7 KiB
Outreach For HopeSynod Assembly 2014 - Reports307.1 KiB
Reconciling In ChristtSynod Assembly 2014 - Reports55.8 KiB
Reference And Counsel Committee ReportSynod Assembly 2014 - Reports180.1 KiB
SA 2014 Minutes Daily 2014 05 29Synod Assembly 2014 - Reports184.2 KiB
SA 2014 Minutes Daily 2014 05 30 AMSynod Assembly 2014 - Reports199.4 KiB
SA 2014 Minutes Daily 2014 05 30 PMSynod Assembly 2014 - Reports160.9 KiB
SA 2014 Minutes Daily 2014 05 31Synod Assembly 2014 - Reports172.1 KiB
Synod Council Report 2014Synod Assembly 2014 - Reports290.9 KiB
Luther CollegeSynod Assembly 2014 - Reports601.6 KiB
Women Of The ELCASynod Assembly 2014 - Reports168.0 KiB

Synod Assembly 2014 - Resolutions

2014 Resolution 1 - Creation Of Synod Endowment FundSynod Assembly 2014 - Resolutions348.3 KiB
2014 Resolution 2 - Encouraging Voting Member Diversity And ParticipationSynod Assembly 2014 - Resolutions167.1 KiB
2014 Resolution 3 - Encouraging Called Interim MinistrySynod Assembly 2014 - Resolutions166.4 KiB
2014 Resolution 4 - Opposing Discriminatory LegislationSynod Assembly 2014 - Resolutions207.4 KiB

Synod Assembly 2014 - Resources

2014 Assembly Rules 2014 03 20 ApprovedSynod Assembly 2014 - Resources180.0 KiB
2014 Memo Re Memorials And ResolutionsSynod Assembly 2014 - Resources311.4 KiB
2014-2015 - Synod BudgetSynod Assembly 2014 - Resources657.5 KiB
Agenda Synod Assembly 2014 - Resources61.7 KiB
Anti Fraud PolicySynod Assembly 2014 - Resources168.4 KiB
Nominating Committee Request for CandidatesSynod Assembly 2014 - Resources97.0 KiB
Nominating FormSynod Assembly 2014 - Resources282.4 KiB
Operational Ethics and Anti-Fraud AffirmationSynod Assembly 2014 - Resources57.6 KiB
Operational Ethics PolicySynod Assembly 2014 - Resources124.5 KiB
Resolution Index 2004 Through 2013-1Synod Assembly 2014 - Resources125.0 KiB

ELCA Churchwide Representative Report by Rev. Ruben Duran


Photos


Videos

We are Church Together – 2014 ELCA Synod Assembly Video

Video from the ELCA Churchwide Office in Chicago

Task Force Grant Recipients

Learn a little about the five recipients of grant money to create or expand their ministries throughout our Synod and global partners.


Social Media from Synod Assembly