Delegates amend two Synod Bylaws and reject a resolution to form a task force to study moving to a four-year convention cycle.
Convention delegates opted to increase the slate of candidates for presidential elections from three to five and adjust bylaws to provide for a timely election process.
The downloadable study is designed to “spark thoughtful and biblical conversation about voting in a democracy and our duty as Christian citizens.”
Sixty men and women are elected to serve the Synod on boards and the Commission on Theology and Church Relations.
Convention delegates elect LCMS Board of Directors members from two of its five newly-created regions.