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2010 Resolutions

At the SWO Fall Gathering 2010, three resolutions where passed by the assembly of delegates. Here are summaries. The full text appears in the attachments. The application for the seminarian scholarship is also in the attachments.
 
1. WHEREAS: The Florida-Bahamas Synodical Women's Organization established a scholarship fund with the Fund for Leaders in Mission 
THEREFORE BE IT RESOLVED, the scholarship shall be awarded by decision of the FL-BA SWO board at their summer board meeting using the following criteria:
  • A student in the candidacy process attending an ELCA seminary in M.Div or MA program
  • Preference will be given to residents of the Florida-Bahamas Synod, female applicants, active member of a congregational unit of Women of the ELCA
  • The chosen applicant should exhibit faith qualities that empower others and demonstrates leadership. 
 
2. WHEREAS: as meal preparers for our families, we have the opportunity to help reduce the amount of virtual water our families consume
THEREFORE BE IT RESOLVED, The women of the FL-BA SWO commit themselves to serve a minimum of one meatless meal per week during the coming year.
 
An attachment of meatless meal recipes is below. Submit your favorite to  webmaster@flwelca.com to be added.
 
3. WHEREAS: Many accidents are caused when using such devises which can cause death as well as injuries
THEREFORE, BE IT RESOLVED THAT: we as women of the SWO make a dedicated effort not to use electronic devices or cell phones while driving and to encourage our sisters of all ages, our friends and families in Christ to do likewise.

 

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Elaine Heine,
Mar 29, 2011, 12:00 PM
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Elaine Heine,
Apr 1, 2011, 6:33 PM
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Elaine Heine,
Apr 1, 2011, 6:34 PM
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Elaine Heine,
Mar 29, 2011, 12:01 PM
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Elaine Heine,
Mar 29, 2011, 12:01 PM
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