Synod Assembly 2016

Friday, April 29, 2016 - 1:00pm to Sunday, May 1, 2016 - 11:30am
Valley River Inn, 1000 Valley River Way, Eugene

What does it take to travel from yesterday into tomorrow?
How do we as children of the Reformation keep our eyes on tomorrow?

PDF copies of the booklets containing the agenda, reports, and other materials are linked from the sidebar on this page. The resolutions page has been updated with amended versions of the resolutions that were passed.

A total of $1,675 was raised at Sunday worship for Lutheran Community Services Northwest and $3,537 was raised at Friday worship and through the quilt auction for ELCA World Hunger. Thank you!

Whenever or wherever we are, God is with us. Rejoice!

A basic, tentative agenda is currently available here. It will be updated as new details are available.

Displays are to provide information, samples of services, resources, or products, and to take orders.

Part of the business of each assembly is to elect members of the synod council and other synod committees. The open positions are listed below. Please review them and submit a...

This silent auction benefits the programs of ELCA World Hunger, bringing sustainable solutions that get at the root causes of hunger and poverty to those in need around the...

Reports to the assembly are provided as downloads here. Reports of synod officers and of the regional and national church will be provided both online and in printed materials...

A resolution is a petition, request, or statement of concern adopted by a Synod Assembly. Any active member in good standing of an ELCA Oregon Synod congregation may submit a...

Voting members of the assembly include a certain number of lay voting members from each congregation based on baptized membership and clergy who are under call or retired. This...

6 workshops are being offered during each of Saturday afternoon's two breakout sessions.