Candidacy Subcommittee

Do you feel a call to rostered ministry?

Your candidacy journey begins when you contact your synod office. Deaconess Cheryl Erdmann, Assistant to the Bishop, can talk to you about your discernment journey and the candidacy process, what forms are necessary and how to complete them.

Find resources, FAQs, and more at the ELCA Candidacy page.

ELCA Candidacy Resources

Deaconess Cheryl Erdmann
office: 815-964-9934
cell: 815-236-6657

Current list of candidates

Candidacy News & Upcoming Events