Congregational Reports Due February 15
Forms A and C are used to compile data on membership, Christian education and financial information, among other things. The resulting trend reports can be useful tools for congregations, synods and the whole ELCA. The deadline for submission is February 15. ELCA will open the system for use on January 11, 2017. In addition to the above mentioned forms, please fill out this form online >>
Rostered Leaders Reports Due February 15
Rostered Leaders annual reports to the bishop are due on February 15. To access the report visit http://www.elca.org/Resources/Office-of-the-Secretary, choose the “synods” tab, and choose the appropriate report for your situation. Please return your completed report to the Office of the Bishop by email to firstname.lastname@example.org or by posted mail – Attn: Jenny Spearen, 1003 Richland Street, Columbia, SC 29201. This year we are also asking for more information about your congregational leadership. Special Note: many of these forms are “fillable.” However, if you fill them out in your browser, rather than download them to your computer and then filling them out, often the information will not be saved. Please download the file to your computer, then fill it out and save it.