Nominations for Election
The following positions will be elected at diocesan convention:
Diocesan Council (1 Lay, 1 Clergy)
The Council serves as the governing authority of the diocese and administers the secular affairs including the budget, managing resources, creation of task forces, and more. There are six members serving three year terms.
Standing Committee (1 Lay, 1 Clergy)
The Standing Committee serves as the council of advice to the bishop and assumes the ecclesiastical authority of the diocese when there is a bishop vacancy in addition to other duties. The six members also serve on Diocesan Council and serve three year terms.
Trustee (2 persons)
The Trustees have oversight and make investment decisions concerning funds belonging to the diocese and some individual congregations. The eight members serve four year terms.
A Guide to Resolutions
Our Resolutions Committee has put together a great resource on drafting, submitting, and discussing resolutions:
The proposed diocesan budget for 2019 will be available after review by the Diocesan Council.