from the Eastern Synod Council meeting April 23, 2020 / E-Meeting Wendell Caron Grahlman, Secretary
The Eastern Synod Council met by video-conferencing software for its spring meeting, occurring during the COVID-19 Pandemic state of emergency.
Outcomes from the meeting included:
- Confirmation of a $10,000 Eastern Synod donation to the COVID-19 Appeal from our partner Evangelical Lutheran Church in Jordan and the Holy Land.
- The Synod Council policy for holding E- Votes was revised and updated
- Approval of a template for a Policy for Congregation Council E-Meetings, for Congregational Councils to use with respect to the Model Constitution and Bylaws, Part VII Section 12.