November 2017

At the November 2017 meeting, the Candidacy Committee took the following actions:

 

Approved for Word and Sacrament ministry:

Angelina DeWindt-Smith, St. Paul, Decatur, GA

Preston Fields, St. John's, Knoxville, TN

Endorsed for Word and Sacrament ministry:

Rachel Patterson, St. Paul, Maryville, TN

Jennifer Roberts, St. John's, Knoxville, TN

Endorsed for Word and Sacrament ministry (Theological Education for Emerging Ministries):

Nyahaley Labor, St. Stephen, Decatur, GA

Endorsed for Word and Service ministry:

Lori Ward, Faith, Lebanon, TN

Entranced for Word and Sacrament ministry:

Megan Hoewisch, St. John's, Atlanta, GA

Adam Renner, St. John's, Atlanta, GA

Entranced for Word and Sacrament ministry (Ordained in Another Christian Tradition):

Susan Feurzeig, St. John's, Atlanta, GA

Entranced for Word and Service ministry:

Amanda Spangler, Holy Cross, Athens, GA

 

Glossary: 

An Entrance decision means the Candidacy Committee has affirmed the candidate’s potential for ministry and initiates the candidate’s candidacy process in the ELCA. 

An Endorsement decision affirms a candidate’s specific ministry track (happens about half-way through the process) and his/her continued progression through the candidacy process. 

An Approval decision affirms the candidate’s readiness for rostered ministry in the ELCA and initiates his/her assignment to a synod and eligibility for a call.