Resources for Rostered Leaders

Rostered Ministers Annual Reports to the Synod Bishop

Each year the ELCA Office of the Secretary requests that ELCA rostered leaders submit a report to their synodical bishop.  All report forms are available on the ELCA website at Click on the Synods tab to locate and download the appropriate form.  We have also provided direct links to each form below.

Instructions for submitting the form electronically:

1) Open the form and save it to your computer.
2) Complete the form and save it to your computer once again.
3) Attach the completed form to an e-mail and send to

Instructions for submitting the form via mail:

1). Open the form and complete the form electronically. Print a completed copy.
If you are unable to complete it electronically, print the form and then complete it by hand.  Please print legibly.
2) Mail the completed form to: Bishop Mark Narum, WND Synod, PO Box 370, Bismarck, ND 58502.

Call Process

Compensation Guidelines

Vision and Expectations of Rostered Leaders Serving in the ELCA

Policy Documents

Synod Policy on Sexual Misconduct (2011)

Resources from 2015 First Call Theological Education Retreat