Nominations Sought

The 2017-2018 Nominating Committee of the Northern Illinois Synod will be meeting on Saturday, November 18 at 10 a.m. at the Rockford Synod office. Below are the openings for which nominations are being sought. If you are interested, please complete the nomination form found at http://nisynod.org/committees/nominations/ If you have any questions, please contact Deaconess Cheryl Erdmann at CErdmann@nisynod.org.

Synod Council

3-year terms:

  • Male Minister of Word and Sacrament (Pastor) – 2 to be elected
  • Female Layperson
  • Male Layperson

1-year term:

  • Youth Representative

Congregational Life Committee

3-year terms:

  • Female Layperson
  • Male Layperson

Global Mission Committee

3-year terms:

  • Female Minister of Word and Sacrament (Pastor)
  • Male Minister of Word and Sacrament (Pastor)
  • Male Layperson

Ministry Support Committee

3-year terms:

  • Male Minister of Word and Sacrament (Pastor)
  • Male Layperson

Outreach Committee

3-year terms:

  • Female Minister of Word and Sacrament (Pastor)
  • Male Minister of Word and Sacrament (Pastor)

Social Ministry Committee

3-year terms:

  • Male Minister of Word and Sacrament (Pastor) – 2 to be elected
  • Male Layperson

Voting Members for the 2019 Churchwide Assembly in Milwaukee, WI, August 5-10

  • Female Minister of Word and Sacrament (Pastor)
  • Male Minister of Word and Sacrament (Pastor)
  • Female Layperson
  • Male Layperson
  • Youth/Young Adult (the term “youth” means a voting member of a congregation who has not reached the age of 18 at the time of election or appointment for service. The term “young adult” means a voting member of a congregation between the ages of 18 and 30 at the time of election or appointment for service.)
  • Person of Color or for whom English is their second language

Nominees to stand for election to the ELCA Church Council at the CWA 2019

  • Male Minister of Word and Sacrament (Pastor) – two nominees