2023 Synod Assembly Logo Drafts

2023 Southern Ohio Synod Assembly
June 3, 2023 9:30 am-4:30 pm


Please read all information below before registering by May 22nd.  Register below! 


Peace Lutheran Church
3530 Dayton Xenia Rd.
Beavercreek, OH 45432

“May the God of hope fill you with all joy and peace in believing, so that you may abound in hope by the power of the Holy Spirit.” Romans 15:13


The Southern Ohio Synod will gather for a 1-day Assembly at Peace Lutheran Church (Beavercreek) on Saturday, June 3, 2023 under the theme Hope in Believing.


This year’s assembly will be held in person for all voting members. Visitors may attend in person or view a livestream online through the Southern Ohio Synod’s YouTube channel & Facebook page.


PreAssembly Gatherings

We will be holding 2 PreAssembly Zoom Gatherings to walk through some of the content in advance of this year’s Synod Assembly. Voting members, please plan to attend one of these sessions:

Tuesday, May 9, 2023 @ 6:30 PM
Tuesday, May 23, 2023 @ 6:30 PM


Voting Members

Every Rostered Minister currently on the Southern Ohio Synod roster is eligible to attend Assembly as a voting member.

Additionally, each congregation is eligible to send 2 voting members, man and woman, to Synod Assembly.

  • Congregations exceeding 750 baptized members, 500 confirmed members, and 250 worshippers shall receive one additional lay voting member at the Southern Ohio Synod Assembly.
  • Congregations exceeding 1500 baptized members, 1000 confirmed members, and 500 worshippers shall receive two additional lay voting members (one male and one female) at the Southern Ohio Synod Assembly.
  • Congregations exceeding 2250 baptized members, 1500 confirmed members, and 750 worshippers shall receive three additional lay voting members (at least one of a different gender) at the Southern Ohio Synod Assembly.

Lunch will be provided as part of your registration.


Assembly Documents can be downloaded Here

Register for Synod Assembly Here

Please register by May 22, 2023!!