Resolution 6-01 passed unanimously.
The town hall will share the latest news from Set Apart to Serve, the LCMS church work recruitment initiative.
The Synod in convention adopted eight wide-ranging resolutions related to pastoral ministry and formation.
Set Apart to Serve has prepared webpages with information about how the church is meeting the need for church workers through its educational institutions.
Set Apart to Serve, the LCMS church work recruitment initiative, will have a significant and visible presence at this summer’s Synod convention in Milwaukee.
The Rev. Dr. James Baneck, executive director of the LCMS Office of Pastoral Education, provides an update on the church work recruitment initiative.
In the coming months, each participating site will use SAS resources to discuss full-time church work with their youth and develop long-term plans for nurturing potential church workers in their locations.
Many across the LCMS are collaborating on the initiative to form and recruit new church workers.
The initiative will seek to encourage church work as a second career path for adults already in the workforce.
Set Apart to Serve (SAS) is a Lutheran Church—Missouri Synod effort launched in 2019 to raise up future church workers.