Call Process

Click here to access call process forms on the ELCA website--
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- for CONGREGATIONS, AGENCIES, and INSTITUTIONS

Please note: Call Committee chairpersons will be provided with detailed written instructions regarding the completion of the Ministry Site Profile and accompanying forms. Please read the instructions thoroughly and carefully. If you still have questions or are having difficulties, please contact Pastor Peter Asplin, Assistant to the Bishop, at 412-367-8222 or peter.asplin@swpasynod.org.

Guidelines for Installations Guidelines for Installations (19 KB)

Call committee chairpersons -

Please download the SAMPLE MSP forms and supporting sample documents below rather than from the ELCA site We have adjusted the Sample forms provided by the ELCA so that the questions are not obscured by the opaque "SAMPLE" watermark.

SAMPLE MSP form SAMPLE MSP form (651 KB)

 

SAMPLE MSP REF REC form SAMPLE MSP REF REC form (386 KB)

 

SAMPLE MSP Seven Reflec form SAMPLE MSP Seven Reflec form (111 KB)


Also available for everyone to view are the ministry opportunities throughout the ELCA.

Congregations in the Call Process

Last updated on October 22, 2019

Called

  • Vicar Brenda Henry has been called as pastor of PLUM, Pittsburgh Lutheran United Ministries.  Brenda will be ordained on Sunday, November 3: 2:30 PM at Christ Lutheran Church (405 Kennedy Avenue, Duquesne, PA 15110).
  • Pastor Ellen Lundie was called as associate pastor of Bethlehem Evangelical Lutheran Church, Glenshaw.
  • Pastor Freda Snyder was called as chaplain Passavant Retirement Community and Seaman Memorial, Zelienople.
  • Pastor Kari Smail was called as senior pastor of St. John's Lutheran Church of Highland.

Contracted

Calling

Interviewing

  • Greensburg, First
  • Irwin, Immanuel and Paintertown
  • Ligonier, St. James

Prepared to Interview

  • Latrobe (Stahlstown), Bethel
  • Pittsburgh (Avalon), Trinity

Under Study

  • Allison Park, Nativity
  • North Versailles, St. John's