Prior to its triennial conventions, The Lutheran Church—Missouri Synod collects nominations for the various positions to which it must elect individuals for service.
Read nomination process as stated in our bylaws.
- Nomination Form
This form facilitates the nomination of potential candidates for election as officers or members of LCMS boards, commissions or agencies prior to the beginning of the convention. Deadline for submitting nominations is nine months prior to the 2016 convention, which is scheduled for dates to be determined in Milwaukee.
- Complete form: Open the PDF document. Type in and print the form, or print the form and complete it by hand. Place your signature on the hard copy. Keep a copy for your records.
- Submit your completed form: Fax your completed form to 314-996-1119, mail your completed form to the Committee for Convention Nominations (address on the form), or scan and email your form to LCMSSecretary@lcms.org.
- Convention Positions
This document provides important general information and regulations, as well as the desired qualifications, responsibilities, and expectations, to keep in mind when considering individuals for nomination to the officer, board and commission positions which will be elected during the 2016 national convention.