Synodical Hearings on the Draft Social Statement on Genetics

Members of the Southeastern Iowa Synod are invited to participate in the next step of the development of the ELCA Social Statement on Genetics. There will be two opportunities to participate in listening posts to share feedback on the text of the draft statement.

When & Where

Saturday, September 18, 2010
from 10 a.m. – Noon
Southeastern Iowa Ministry Center
2635 Northgate Drive
Iowa City, Iowa
Saturday, September 25, 2010
from 10 a.m. – Noon
Holy Trinity Lutheran Church (Room 200)
517 SW Des Moines Street
Ankeny, Iowa


The ELCA is writing a social statement on genetics. We need your input on the draft. How can it be strengthened? What is missing that should be said? A representative of the task force will be present and a written record of comments will be prepared.

How You Can Participate