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Baptism series, by Bishop Herman Yoos
Part 1: The Sacrament of Holy Baptism
Part 2: What benefits does God give in Baptism? What is God's promise?
Part 3: How can water do such great things?
Part 4: What does Baptism mean for daily living?
Bulletin of Reports for 2014
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Frequently Asked Questions About the Call Process
Ethics: A sensitive matter
Student Referral Form
Candidacy forms are online - click to connect.
Compensation guidelines and worksheets - 2014
2014 Rostered Leader Compensation Guidelines - Final, adopted (Microsoft Word)
2014 Rostered Leader Compensation Guidelines - Final, adopted (PDF format)
2014 Worksheet: Clergy living in a Parsonage (Excel spreadsheet)
2014 Worksheet: Clergy with Housing Allowance (Excel spreadsheet)
2014 Worksheet: Rostered Lay Leader (Excel spreadsheet)
Computer Use Policy (thanks to the ELCA for providing this!)
Sample Computer and Internet Use Policy for Congregations to consider
Constitution and approved amendments for Congregations
This comes to us from the ELCA. Here is link to the information.
Directory and Minutes of SC Synod - 2013
PART 1: Directory and Minutes - 2013
PART 2: Bulletin of Reports - 2013
PART 3: Constitution and Back Cover - 2013
UPDATED SC SYNOD CONSTITUTION (as of September 2013)
ELCA Statistical Reports for the SC Synod as of December 31, 2013
Congregation Name and Address Summary Report for 2013
Form A - Congregation Finances as of December 31, 2013
Form A - Summary of Congregational Statistics as of December 31, 2013
Form C - Summary of Congregational Information as of December 31, 2013
Summary of Congregations That Did Not File 2013 Report Form A
Endowment Fund (Deadline August 1)
Mission Endowment Fund application PDF
FILLABLE Mission Endowment Fund application PDF
Mission Endowment Fund application in Microsoft Word
Everyday Evangelism Training brochure (for Jan-Feb sessions in the Orangeburg area)
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Gift and Bequest Policy
Gift and Bequest Policy of the SC Synod, adopted November 2013
Growing in God's Mission Appeal
Special Tax Update for 2013 - IRA Rollover information
Full color brochure (prospectus)
Statement of Intent
Sample Interim Contract in Microsoft Word
Sample Interim Contract in .pdf format
Tasks and timeline
Report form - due May 11
Priorities and idea lists
Organizational chart - SC Synod, ELCA
Click here for the latest version of the Synod's organizational chart.
Policies and Procedures of the SC Synod, ELCA
Sexual Misconduct policy
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Resources for Congregations
ELCA Fact Checker
Mission Endowment Fund application(deadline August 1)
Pulpit Supply list with compensation information
SC Lutheran Church Youth
2014 Convention registration form
2014 Bridge Building Camp application form
2014 Camp HUGG application form
SC Lutheran Men in Mission
Please check the SCLMM Website, www.sclmm.org
2014 Golf Tournament registration form
2014 Golf Tournament hole sponsorship form
SC Women of the ELCA
The Ripple newsletter
SC WELCA Retreat registration form (May 2-4, 2014 at Coastal Retreat Center)
SC WELCA 2014 Convention registration form
SC WELCA Honorary Life and Memorial recognition form
Nomination form: Board Member and Treasurer
Nomination/sponsorship form: Young Women & First Timer Guests
Order form for "How Much is Enough?"
(Documents are available on Synod Assembly page.)
Synod Council Actions