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Assembly
2016 Pre-Assembly Book FULL VERSION11.9 MiB238
2016 Pre-Assembly Book SHORT VERSION8.3 MiB172
Accompaniment Power Slides1.3 MiB32
ONE BODY MANY MEMBERS Part 15.2 MiB127
Rules Of Procedure-for Plenary 138.1 KiB114
Seafarer's Crocheted Cap 234.1 KiB29
Seafarer's Knitted Cap297.7 KiB32
Seafarer's Knitted Cap In the Round472.5 KiB33
Seafarer's Knitted Scarf199.0 KiB32
Submitting Resolutions and Memorials for SA201793.3 KiB46
World Hunger - Biblical Reflections72.6 KiB16
World Hunger - Fundraising Ideas66.5 KiB18
World Hunger Bulletin Insert/Tally Sheet263.0 KiB24
World Hunger Fact Sheet on Refugees15.3 KiB17
World Hunger Letter to Congregations Bride Over Troubled Water206.1 KiB14
Call Process
Age Sex Profile21.8 KiB360
Call Process Table For Congregations46.8 KiB162
Congregational Council Meeting22.6 KiB404
Five year financial profile43.4 KiB333
Handling of interim arrangements33.5 KiB452
Household income survey29.9 KiB351
Initial Definition Of Compensation35.4 KiB411
Preparing for a candidate31.0 KiB357
Record Review21.3 KiB354
Sample questions for candidate31.3 KiB434
Synod Representative Report On The Calling Of A Pastor27.0 KiB394
Twelve year worship attendance report21.5 KiB345
Welcome to the Call Process3.4 MiB620
Compensation
Compensation Guidelines 2017 SC Adopted 6/24/1690.2 KiB126
Congregations
2017 Federal Reporting Requirements For Churches672.5 KiB3
Congregational Vitality Survey Flyer170.8 KiB275
Endowments - NYPMIFA for Endowment Funds10.7 KiB42
Helpful Documents for Congregations130.9 KiB61
Constitution
FAQ for Congregations141.8 KiB70
Model Constitution Congregations 2016182.6 KiB109
UNYS Constitution 2015 Including May2015 SA Actions-updated.5.24.2016476.6 KiB90
Deacons
Brief Guide For Pastors 97.2 KiB277
Congregation Deacon Handbook108.3 KiB673
Deacon Training Brochure13.4 KiB542
The Six Marks Of Diaconal Ministry13.7 KiB567
General
2015 Annual Report Discussion Guide55.9 KiB177
Acronyms32.8 KiB506
Background Screening Recommendations59.6 KiB164
Bishop Meeting197.4 KiB660
Bishop's Expectations Of Rostered Leaders894.7 KiB194
BishopConvocation.2017-UU (1)14.3 KiB13
Children At The Border187.6 KiB307
Conflict and Healing Tool44.9 KiB360
Feast16.9 KiB107
Grecious Moyo Visit Upstate Update185.6 KiB212
Guidelines For When No Ordained Person Is Available To Preside149.0 KiB184
HEALTHY TRANSITIONS PACKET71.2 KiB113
Holy Closure Booklet371.5 KiB594
Letter from LTSP President David Lose399.7 KiB163
Niagara Frontier Registration Form Institute of Theology69.3 KiB88
Niagara Frontier Brochure Institute of Theology77.1 KiB94
Partnerships For Mission #4529.3 KiB263
Photograph And Video Release Form30.2 KiB365
Proclaiming Hope1.8 MiB477
Recommendations For Congregation Secretaries34.7 KiB229
Rostered Leader Information Sheet 52.1 KiB181
Supply Rate Guidelines for Rostered Leaders/AIMs86.4 KiB83
Synod Options257.2 KiB196
Trexler Application52.8 KiB91
Trexler-Brochure443.7 KiB99
Walking Together With Rostered Leaders661.7 KiB188
Working Principles663.9 KiB174
You Know You're In Upstate New York If263.8 KiB220
Lutheran Disaster Response
Camp Noah Fleece Blanket Instructions1.1 MiB594
Congregational Disaster Preparedness Guide798.0 KiB66
LDR Flood Buckets107.7 KiB453
Noah Bible Study16.4 KiB577
Spiritual Care Resource68.2 KiB487
Suggested Prayers For Disaster68.9 KiB957
Suggested Scripture For Disasters51.0 KiB456
Work Team Preparation For Volunteers52.6 KiB395
Worship Resource For Natural Disasters60.8 KiB491
Ministerium
2016 Synod Ministerium Brochure275.6 KiB146
Mission Interpreters
10 Ways to Start a Mission Interpreter Ministry in Your Synod8.9 KiB324
MI Temple Talk July14458.9 KiB371
MI Through Pictures87.9 KiB94
MIC Resources14.1 MiB409
Mission Interpreter Council Presentation Outline50.4 KiB391
On The Run2.7 MiB103
Ten Ways to Make A SPLASH at Synod Assembly7.7 KiB369
Upstate New York Synod Mission Interpreter Brochure96.3 KiB340
Policies
Background screening recommendations40.0 KiB356
Child Youth Abuse Prevention Policy179.8 KiB400
Continuing Education Policy 10-1137.4 KiB346
Immigration Statement from the ELCA Conference of Bishops38.1 KiB238
Pastor Emeritus Policy26.8 KiB364
Professional Misconduct Policy57.9 KiB305
Severance Policy136.4 KiB325
UNYS Employee Handbook836.3 KiB121
Portico
Healthy Meeting Starter849.6 KiB90
Leading a Healthy Conversation Guide120.9 KiB85
Portico Discernment Handout424.4 KiB346
Portico Discernment Leaders Guide482.3 KiB352
Portico FAQ Health Care Reform2.6 MiB470
Position Descriptions
Churchwide Assembly Voting Member Position Description33.1 KiB348
Consultation Committee Member Position Description13.1 KiB341
Discipline Committee Member Position Description12.9 KiB518
Synod Assembly Voting Member Description37.5 KiB316
Synod Council Member Position Description14.2 KiB423
Synod Secretary Position Description12.1 KiB365
Synod Treasurer Position Description69.9 KiB319
Synod Vice President Position Description81.7 KiB343
Racial Justice or Justice Resources
Birmingham, Privilege & Possibilities563.1 KiB128
Congregational Resource Justice Resource (Tool Kit)749.2 KiB166
ELCA Racism Social Statement38.5 KiB135
Faith Sexism Justice Conversation Towards A Social Statement147.7 KiB118
Privilege, Process, Transformation270.8 KiB136
What It Feels Like-Empathy RJ Resource3.8 MiB107
Renewal
Paradigms For Mission Renewal49.9 KiB327
Regional Renewal Tables Diagram127.1 KiB303
Transformational Ministry 224.1 KiB108
Reports
Annual Report 20071.9 MiB319
Annual Report 2008 Color521.8 KiB313
Annual Report 2009 Color143.8 KiB248
Annual Report 2010 Color299.9 KiB276
Annual Report 2011 Color325.9 KiB281
Annual Report 2012 Color318.3 KiB280
Annual Report 2012 Grayscale197.5 KiB286
Annual Report 2013 Color460.1 KiB278
Annual Report 2013 Grayscale 307.3 KiB352
Annual Report 2014 Color1.0 MiB294
Annual Report 2014 Grayscale1.0 MiB281
Annual Report 2015 Black & White342.4 KiB161
Annual Report 2015 Color371.0 KiB166
Annual Report 2016 Black and White490.3 KiB28
Annual Report 2016 Color3.0 MiB23
Annual Report 2016 Grayscale490.0 KiB25
Conference Assembly Report - Fall 201033.9 KiB301
Conference Assembly Report - Fall 2011159.9 KiB299
Conference Assembly Report - Fall 2012178.9 KiB262
Conference Assembly Report - Fall 2013524.1 KiB281
Conference Assembly Report - Fall 2015753.3 KiB178
Conference Assembly Report - Fall 2016 Color(2)163.5 KiB46
Conference Assembly Report - Fall 2016 Grayscale1.5 MiB46
Conference Assembly Report - Spring 201034.0 KiB435
Conference Assembly Report - Spring 201132.9 KiB295
Conference Assembly Report - Spring 201294.9 KiB279
Conference Assembly Report - Spring 2013196.6 KiB306
Conference Assembly Report - Spring 2014324.2 KiB312
Conference Assembly Report - Spring 2016 Color287.8 KiB110
Conference Assembly Report - Spring 2016 Grayscale283.7 KiB90
Feed the Roots of Leadership Fall 2012 Report953.7 KiB371
Feed the Roots of Leadership Spring 2013 Report743.6 KiB317
Stewardship
2016 Mission Statement of Intent1.1 MiB137
2017 Mission Support Statement of Intent482.8 KiB22
Generosity Project Brochure Rev447.2 KiB103
Generosity Project Invitation Letter123.5 KiB128
Preaching Stewardship2016 (2)348.2 KiB76
Synod Challenge Letter 201467.3 KiB342
Your Congregations Plan for Mission Support 201642.2 KiB169
The Lutheran
April 2016 - The Lutheran Insert191.4 KiB132
December 2015 - The Lutheran Insert272.4 KiB139
July 2015 - The Lutheran Insert226.3 KiB197
Women of the ELCA
Evangel-Lines February 20171.1 MiB8
Feb 2016 EVANGEL-LINES1.7 MiB150
MastersTable Welca391.8 KiB135
November 2016 Evangel-Lines1.7 MiB18
WELCA Blankets and Quilts 2017759.3 KiB42