Call Process

The following resources have been compiled for use by our synod’s congregations.  Clicking the link will open the document.

  • Council Call Manual describes the congregation council’s responsibilities from the time a pastor resigns until a new pastor is called and installed.
  • The Call Committee Manual describes the call process in the Upper Susquehanna Synod and the Call Committee’s role in that process. Call Committees are provided guidance from the time the committee is appointed through its responsibility to serve as transition committee when a new pastor is called by the congregation.
  • Call Process at a Glance outlines the Call Process for a congregation calling a new pastor.
  • FAQ about the Call Process