Nomination Form for Commissioned Minister of Religion Delegates to the 2013 LCMS Convention The 65th Regular Convention of the Lutheran Church – Missouri Synod will be held in St. Louis, Missouri, July 20-25, 2013. According to Synodical bylaws each district may elect one Advisory Delegate to the convention for every sixty (60) Commissioned Ministers of Religion (CMR’s) Rostered in that district. Accordingly, we must elect six (6) CMR’s to represent the Florida-Georgia District. Responsibilities of Advisory Delegates to the Convention include: Advisory delegates shall have voice but no vote and shall be entitled to the floor to express their opinion the same as voting delegates. (Bylaw 3.1.5) Advisory delegates shall be eligible for membership on committees and for offices of the convention unless otherwise specified. (Bylaw 18.104.22.168) All duly elected advisory delegates shall attend all sessions regularly until the close of the convention. Delegates who arrive late or leave early or who do not attend at all shall present a written excuse. (Bylaw 22.214.171.124) Transportation, food and lodging expenses are the responsibility of the Florida-Georgia District. Fill out this section to enter the name of the person you are nominating, or to nominate yourself: Name Address City, State, Zip Phone Email Congregation (Membership) Roster Classification (Teacher, DCE, DCO, Deaconess, Lay Min, DFL, DM, etc.) If you nominated someone other than yourself, please also complete this section: Name Address City, State, Zip Phone Email Congregation (Membership) Please check here _____ if you have received permission from the candidate to submit their nomination When completed, please email to: email@example.com or fax to: 407-854-5665 by Sept 14, 2012.
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