Rostered Minister Forms
Seminary Debt Reduction
Applications are now available for seminary debt reduction assistance for South Dakota Synod Rostered Ministers. Click here to download an application. Applications are due by October 1, 2018.
Call Process Documents for Congregations and Rostered Ministers
Call Process documents for congregations and rostered leaders may be found on the Call Process Page.
Forms and Information For Congregations and Synodically Authorized Ministers
- Covenant for Synodically Authorized Ministers
- Definition of Responsibilities Form For Synodically Authorized Ministers
- Synod Guidelines For Synodically Authorized Ministers
Ministry Site Profile (MSP) Form for Congregations in Call Process
Congregations entering the call process will find the Ministry Site Profile (MSP) Forms at the ELCA website. Completing the MSP and contacting the synod office are the first steps to beginning the call process.
If you have any questions about your congregation’s call process or the above form, please contact Susan Marone at 605-274-4022.
Rostered Minister Profile (RMP) Form For Rostered Ministers
“Call Process” refers to the process by which rostered leaders — ordained or lay — move from one call to another in the ELCA. Information and forms pertaining to the call process may be found at the ELCA web site.
If you are interested in mobility, please complete the appropriate form and submit it to the synod office with signatures. If you have any questions about the mobility process or the forms, please contact Deacon Susan Marone at 605-274-4022.
Seminary Debt Refinance Information
Pastor contacts LSS Center for Financial Resources by requesting initial session for the
SEMINARY DEBT RESTRUCTURING PROGRAM AT:
RETURN COMPLETED APPLICATION, LOAN DOCUMENTS AND ACH FORM TO:
SD Synod, ELCA
2001 S Summit Ave
Sioux Falls, SD 57197
You will be notified when the Synod Seminary Debt Refinance has been approved. A time will be scheduled with Jim Schade for a phone conference to pay-off the Seminary Loan.
The monthly payments will be made on the 20th of each month by ACH from the bank account identified by the pastor on the ACH Form in the Loan packet.
Questions should be directed to Jim Schade 605-940-2363