South Dakota Synod Bishop Election Questionnaire
1. Using the list below, identify the strengths and gifts you think will be most important for the effectiveness of the new bishop. Please look through the list of gifts first, then choose the five (5) gifts you feel are most important.
Media and communication
Evangelism and mission
Innovation and creativity
Developing and general care of pastors and deacons
Working with congregations during crisis and transition
Theological interpretation and teaching
Children, youth and family ministry
Ministry with seniors
Development of leaders
Social ministry and Public policy advocacy
Ministry in daily life
If the strength you think will be needed is not listed above, please enter it below.