GS 2022 art 100

GS 2022 Article 100 – Appeal against GS 2019 art. 98 and Art. 141 (Personal)

Synod dealt with this matter in closed session, with credentialed delegates from sister churches present, and with Rev. Wynia absent.

1.   Material

  • 1.1    Appeal from br. and sr. S. and M. Vanderwoude against various actions of Lincoln-Vineyard ( &

2.   Admissibility

  • 2.1    The appeal was declared inadmissible.


  • No minor assembly has dealt with the appeal of br. and sr. Vanderwoude. CO Art. 30 states, “A new matter which has not previously been presented to that major assembly may be put on the agenda only when the minor assembly has dealt with it.”

The following synod members requested that their abstention from voting be recorded: Harry Moes, James Slaa, Clarence VanderVelde, Art Witten