Below is a list of the actions of the Overtures Committee as of Tuesday, June 25, at 5 p.m. Overtures that request changes to the Rules of Assembly Operations (RAO), allowing for a partial report of ...
When a presbytery sends an overture to the General Assembly (GA), the stated clerk is responsible for referring that overture to the appropriate committee for its consideration. Any overture relating to a particular permanent committee or agency, or to an …Read the Article
Under the current rule, an officer can be nominated on the floor of the GA and elected to serve on a permanent committee even if he did not seek or receive nomination from his own presbytery.Read the Article
The overture from Platte Valley Presbytery seeks to clarify how appeals and complaints must be filed to the higher court and when the “countdown” for filing begins.Read the Article
Central Indiana Presbytery proposes allowing a session to present a request for the dissolution of an assistant pastor’s call directly to the presbytery.Read the Article
While expressing appreciation for other faithful independent seminaries, he said the seminary highly values its unique official connection with the denomination.Read the Article