2020-2021 Bishop Election

Our Next Bishop
2021 - Updating Bishop Election Survey
Please take this time to share in the bishop election process. EVERYONE is invited to participate in the survey and in the ongoing Bishop Election events. Voting members to synod assembly will participate in "virtual" Nominating Caucus meetings on March 14. ALL synod members will be able to view recorded interview sessions with those candidates who are nominated. Please take part!
Nominating Caucuses
Sun., March 14, 3 pm
--virtual meetings will take place at this time in ALL conferences--
Voting members MUST BE REGISTERED BY March 10 to be included in the registration lists for the March 14 meetings. Registration is required to bring names of potential candidates forward and to vote on the names presented.
NOTE: To nominate a pastor you must -- 1st contact the pastor and ask if they are willing to proceed in the bishop election process, and 2nd be prepared to share info on your nominee with those assembled at the caucus meeting.
See 2021 Synod Assembly page for registration info. 
Candidate Forums
In lieu of in-person candidate forums, a series of YouTube videos will be available, as follows:
  • Individual Candidate Interviews – Tentative Upload on Monday, April 26, 2021
  • Joint Interview – Tentative Upload in early May 2021
See "How to Elect a Bishop" document -- preparing voting members to the assembly regarding the nomination and
election process in our synod. ​ 

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