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Synod Legana 2009
Monday 15th June 2009 - Evening Session

Article 1 - Opening by the Convening Church

The Synod is convened in the Legana church building. On behalf of the convening church of Legana, Rev JGR Kroeze, invites all present to sing Ps 33:1, followed by Hy 47:1,2 and then leads in prayer. He then reads Ps 101 and delivers a meditation on this passage (refer Appendix 1a; address).

Rev Kroeze then invites all present to sing Ps 72:1,2,10, leads in prayer, and invites all to sing Ps 122:2,3.

He then invites the delegates to the Synod table.

Article 2 - Examination of Credentials

All delegates sign the attendance list. The credentials are examined, and Rev Kroeze notes that all primary delegates are in attendance.

Classis North
Rev PKA de Boer
Rev R Eikelboom
Rev JGR Kroeze
Rev A Veldman
Elder P Posthuma
Elder W Spyker
Elder H Swarts
Elder D Veltkamp
Classis South
Rev E Rupke
Rev J Smith
Rev A van Delden
Rev C Vermeulen
Elder W Geurts
Elder R Heerema
Elder W Pleiter
Elder B Veenendaal

Article 3 - Election of Officers

The following officers are elected:

Vice Chairman
First Clerk
Second Clerk
Rev A van Delden
Rev A Veldman
Rev J Smith
Rev R Eikelboom

Article 4 - Constitution of Synod

The chairman declares Synod duly constituted.

Article 5 - Delegates Agreement with the Three Forms of Unity

The chairman asks all delegates and advisers to rise to indicate their agreement with the Three Forms of Unity.

All delegates rise.

Article 6 - Article 6 - Adjournment

The chairman invites all present to sing Ps 24:1,2, leads in closing prayer, and adjourns synod.

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