Hello and welcome to the paperless guide for Synod Assembly 2019!
Included in this guide are:
- An agenda for the assembly
- A map
- Assembly materials
- Nominations and Elections
- Supplemental Materials
- Speaker bios
- Personal materials
- To-do List
- Your Schedule
- Social materials
- A link to the Greater Milwaukee Synod website
We encourage you to take a few minutes to familiarize yourself with the rules for the assembly. These rules are located in the Resources section of the Assembly Materials folder and include information on speaking during assembly. Also in this folder is information about Robert's Rules to assist you as we conduct business.
Amendments and Motions:
If you're making a motion or an amendment please be prepared to provide this information in writing. You can email your written information to firstname.lastname@example.org
or carry it directly to the Tech area near the back of the plenary. If you choose to handwrite your amendment or motion, please use block letters and print neatly.
If you need a nomination form during assembly, please visit this link: http://bit.ly/30Mmidn
. Or see inside the Nominations and Elections section under Assembly Materials. All nomination forms should be given to Mary Romskog as quickly as possible.
Childcare is in the Board Room.
Text to Give:
- Friday: 4 - 9 p.m. (includes dinner)
- Saturday: 8 a.m. - 1 p.m. (includes lunch) and 1 - 4 p.m.
Offering given through “Text to Give" will be matched by Vanco up to $500. Simply send a text to 414-939-7944 with the amount you would like to contribute. Make sure to include the dollar sign before the amount. Example: $50. Within a few minutes, you'll be sent a text with a link to register. Click on the link and enter your cardholder name and credit or debit card information. Once your registration is complete, you'll receive a text verification and a receipt via email. If you used “Text to Give" last year and for future giving, your offering will process immediately.
After assembly is over, we would love for you to give feedback by filling out this form: milwaukeesynod.org/eventeval
Restrooms are located near the main registration area and outside of Festa Hall.
We hope this guide is a great resource for you. If you have any questions, please email