2022 Synod Assembly Begins - Sunday, June 5, 2022

Welcome to the 2022 Northern Illinois Synod Assembly webpage! The assembly will be held via the Zoom platform on June 5 and June 12; and then in-person at Augustana College, June 17-18. In addition to the plenary sessions being held on those dates, there are also three related forums being held via Zoom on June 13 and June 16 that are important for those who are either serving as synod assembly voting members or who are planning on viewing the livestream of the plenary sessions and forums.

Please use the links in the grey menu on the left side to navigate the important areas of the assembly.

Assembly Schedule

Summary

Sunday, June 05, 2022 - Plenary Session 1 via Zoom

  • 5:30 pm check-in and credentialing
  • 6:30 pm Plenary 1
    • Opening worship
    • Assembly business
    • First ballot for bishop

Sunday, June 12, 2022  Plenary Session II via Zoom

  • 5:30 pm check-in and credentialing
  • 6:30 pm Plenary 2
    • Opening prayer
    • Assembly business
    • Second ballot for bishop

Monday, June 13, 2022

  • 6:00 pm Resolutions Forum via Zoom
  • 7:15 pm Budget Forum via Zoom

Thursday, June 16, 2022

  • 6:30 pm Bishop Nominee Forum - livestreamed at nisynod.org  

Friday, June 17, 2022 - Plenary Session III at Augustana College

  • 6:00 pm check-in and credentialing
  • 7:00 pm Plenary 3
    • Opening prayer
    • Assembly business
    • Third ballot for bishop
    • General ballot
    • Prayers of remembrance

Saturday, June 18, 2022 - Plenary Session IV at Augustana College

  • 7:30 am check-in and credentialing
  • 8:30 am Plenary 3
    • Opening prayer
    • Assembly business
    • Fourth ballot for bishop (if needed)
    • Fifth ballot for bishop (if needed)
    • Lunch
    • Closing worship with Communion

If you have any questions, please feel free to contact either of the Synod Assembly Co-Coordinators, Deacon Cheryl Erdmann (CErdmann@nisynod.org) or Pastor Marilyn Hanson (MHanson@nisynod.org).