Recap of  2016 Synod Assembly
Drawn to the Light of God

The 2016 Southeastern Iowa Synod Assembly gathered under the theme, Drawn to the Light of God, with an eye toward how Christ, the Light shines in our varied ministries and in every corner of our lives. 

Resolutions Adopted

Resolution 1: Military Personnel Memorial Resolution 2: Life of Faith Resolution 3: Southeastern Synodical Women's Organization Resolution 4: Peace Not Walls Resolution 5: Campus Ministry Resolution 6: Courtesy Resolution


Friday Morning

Friday Afternoon

Friday Evening and Saturday Morning


Vocation 1

Vocation 2

Jesus is the Light – Kids

Prison Ministry

Forward Together: synod Campaign Video

Global Greens – Lutheran Services in Iowa

Mikka McCracken from ELCA Youth Gathering

Assembly Opening Video (pay for use)

ELCA Future

Pre-Assembly materials

Pre-Assembly Materials by section:

Section 1 2016 General, Maps, Rules, Schedule, Information about speakers

Section 2 2016 Vice President and Treasurer’s Reports, Financial Information

Section 3 2016 Commission and conference Reports, Reports from Partner Organizations

Section 4 2016 Nominations

Section 5 2016 Constitution Report

Section 6 2016 Report of Reference and Counsel Committee

Section 7 2016 Proposed Changes to Minimum Compensation Guidelines.