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Synod Assembly
of the
West Virginia-Western Maryland Synod

The West Virginia-Western Maryland Synod gathered in assembly, 1-2 June 2018, under the theme...

Federal Chaplaincy

Looking Ahead

The 31stAssembly of the West Virginia-Western Maryland Synod will convene in Shepherdstown, WV, on Friday, 1 June 2018, under the theme, “Federal Chaplaincy.”

The Easter Panhandle Cluster of the Potomac Conference will be our host.

Our keynoter and ELCA Churchwide rep is The Rev. Eric Wester, Assistant to the Presiding Bishop and Director of Federal Chaplaincies.

All worship at the assembly will employ the Prayer Book for the Armed Services.

Our hosts are working on some pre-assembly activities. Announcement to come.


The registration page is live, and you can access it at

The registration page includes forms for speaking time, display table, and nominations.

Pre-Assembly Bulletin of Reports

The Pre-Assembly Bulletin of Reports will be published a weeks before the assembly. Registered members with email addresses will receive notice immediately upon publication. A link will be posted here the following week.


The list and descriptions of positins to be elected at this year's assembly are found on the "Elections Page."

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