2020 Bishop Election

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Conference 1 (Redwood Mountain)

Saturday, October 12, 1:00 p.m.
Because of the geographical coverage, the meeting will be in smaller in-person clusters and then connect remotely using Zoom.

North Coastal Cluster
Still looking for a host, you are welcome to join at St. James, Redding
LCA, Arcata
Calvary, Eureka
Immanuel, Eureka
Our Savior’s, Ferndale
Christ, Fortuna
Grace Good Shepherd, McKinleyville

North Inland Cluster
St. James, 2500 Shasta View Dr #1560, Redding, CA 96002
Faith, Chico
First, Orland
Paradise, Paradise
St. James, Redding
Holy Trinity, Weaverville
Mount Zion, Yreka

South Cluster
Host: Cross and Crown, 5475 Snyder Ln, Rohnert Park, CA 94928
Trinity, Fort Bragg
Shepherd by the Sea, Gualala
Galilee, Kelseyville
Elim, Petaluma
Cross and Crown, Rohnert Park
Bethlehem, Santa Rosa
Faith, Santa Rosa
Thanksgiving, Santa Rosa
Grace, Ukiah

Conference 2 (Bridges)

Sunday, October 6 – 2:00 p.m., Resurrection Lutheran Church, (397 Euclid; Oakland, CA 94610)

Conference 3  (Capitol Valley)

Sunday, November 17 –  2:00 p.m., St. Luke’s Lutheran Church, (7595 Center Parkway; Sacramento, CA 95823)

Conference 4 (Sierra Nevada Foothill)

Sunday, October 6 – 5:00 p.m., Holy Cross Lutheran Church, (4895 S. McCarren, Reno, NV 89502) and Lutheran Church of the Resurrection, (6365 Douglas Blvd.; Granite Bay, CA 95746)

Conference 5 (San Francisco Peninsula)

Sunday, November 10, 2:00 p.m., Unity Lutheran, (609 Southwood Dr, South San Francisco, CA 94080)

Conference 6 (El Camino Real)

Saturday, November 2 – 9:00 a.m., Mt. Cross Ministries, (7795 Hwy 9, Ben Lomond, CA 95005)

Conference 7 (Mt. Diablo)

Sunday, November 10 – 1:00 p.m., Trinity Lutheran Church, (1225 Hopyard Road Pleasanton, CA 94566)

Conference 8 (Sierra Central Valley)

Sunday, October 20 – 3:00 p.m., St. Paul Lutheran Church, (701 S. Pleasant Avenue Lodi, CA 95240)

Conference 9 (Central San Joaquin)

Sunday, October 13 – 3:00 p.m., Hope Lutheran Church, (364 E. Barstow Avenue Fresno, CA 93710)


Women in Ministry Retreat

In October 2019, Women in Ministry in the ELCA Sierra Pacific Synod met for a retreat.  At the end of our retreat we had a discussion about the upcoming Bishop election. Here are the notes from our discussion. Pastor Connie Winter-Eulberg

Election Video Coming in Early 2020


Identified Candidates

Names submitted from the Conference Gatherings will be listed in early 2020.