Forum staff reports, Published March 28 2014
Eastern ND ELCA Synod hosting open forumsFARGO – The Eastern ND Synod of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in American will host open forums with the 2014 bishop nominees April 4-6.
The election takes place May 10-11 in Grand Forks.
The nominees are: the Rev. Terry Brandt, associate with the bishop, Eastern ND Synod Office; the Rev. Chris Gaule of Grafton Lutheran Church in Grafton, N.D., the Rev. Lynn Ronsberg, directing pastor at Sharon Lutheran Church in Grand Forks, the Rev. Mark Strobel, interim pastor at Martin’s Lutheran Church in Casselton, N.D., and the Rev. Matt Valan, senior pastor at Lutheran Church of the Christ the King, Moorhead.
The times and locations are as follows:
April 4: 7 to 9 p.m. at Hope Lutheran Church, 2900 N. Broadway
April 5: 10 a.m. to noon at United Lutheran Church, 324 Chestnut St., Grand Forks
April 5: 7 to 9 p.m. at Our Savior’s Lutheran Church, 612 14th Ave. N.E., Devils Lake, N.D.
April 6: 2 to 4 p.m. at Trinity Lutheran Church, 523 4th Ave. S.E., Jamestown, N.D.
For more information, visit www.eandsynod.org.