Convention 2016: Nominating for various positions, by October 9 (by Pr. Charles Henrickson)

Convention 2016

Convention 2016: Nominating for various positions, by October 9

The time is growing short to submit nominations for various positions to be elected at next summer’s LCMS convention. The nomination forms are due by October 9. Ordained ministers, commissioned ministers, congregations, and individual lay members of LCMS congregations may submit nominations for these positions:

* Secretary of the Synod (ordained)
* LCMS Board of Directors at-large positions (2 ordained; 1 layperson)
* Concordia University System Board of Directors (1 ordained; 1 commissioned; 2 laypersons)
* Concordia Publishing House Board of Directors (1 ordained; 1 commissioned; 3 laypersons)
* Lutheran Church Extension Fund Board of Directors (1 ordained or commissioned; 2 laypersons)
* Commission on Theology and Church Relations (1 ordained, parish pastor; 1 commissioned, parish teacher; 1 layperson)
* Boards of Regents — two seminaries (1 ordained; 2 laypersons)
* Boards of Regents — nine colleges/universities (1 ordained; 1 commissioned; 2 laypersons)

Information about these positions and their qualifications, the incumbents and their eligibility for re-election:
Convention Elected Positions and Qualifications

The nomination form that needs to be filled out and submitted by October 9:
Nomination Form

Information about the nomination process:
It’s Time … to Submit Nominations
Nominations and Elections of Secretary, Boards and Commissions

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