2020 Synod Assembly
THEME: " . . . we will Sing"
DUE to the present pandemic,
OUR 2020 SYNOD ASSEMBLY has been
POSTPONED until further notice.
Bishop Arends will remain in office until a
successor is elected and is in place.
Candidate Forums and Pre-Assembly Caucuses
Due to the COVID-19 Virus pandemic, the Candidate Forums and Pre-Assembly Conference Caucus Meetings have been CANCELLED and will be re-scheduled at a later date.
NO REGISTRATIONS BEING TAKEN AT THIS TIME UNTIL A NEW DATE FOR THE 2020 SYNOD ASSEMBLY HAS BEEN SCHEDULED.
SEE BISHOP ELECTION PAGE for more info surrounding that process.
Family Farm Project -
"Synod Barn Raising"
See more about the 2020
fundraising project ELCA World Hunger with brochure.
CANDIDATES for BISHOP ELECTION
Rev. Liz Albertson - Dir. for Evangelical Mission/Asst. to the Bishop, Arkansas-Oklahoma Synod
Rev. Amy Current - V Pres for Admissions & Student Services, Wartburg Theological Seminary, Dubuque
Rev. Dr. Nathan Frambach - Prof. of Pastoral Theology, Wartburg Theological Seminary, Dubuque
Rev. Libby Howe - Dir. for Evangelical Mission/Asst. to the Bishop, La Crosse Area Synod
Rev. Peter Jonas - Pastor, Our Savior's and Grace Lutheran Churches, Whitehall, Wis
Rev. Mark Kvale - Pastor, Trinity Lutheran, Sparta
Rev. Joanne Richmond - Pastor, Our Savior's Lutheran Church, La Crosse
SEE REFLECTIONS ON ASSEMBLY THEME,
Reflections are being shared each week by synod members as we wait for the time when We Will Sing at our 2020 Synod Assembly.