GA22 AGENDA: Under Extenuating Unusual Circumstances
XVI. Procedure for Filling Vacancy of An Elected Ministry Leader Under Extenuating Unusual
RATIONALE: This motion addresses the impact of potential extenuating unusual circumstances that may alter tenure, election, and succession of elected leadership of the Church of God. Under all circumstances, it is significantly important to preserve the continuity of the governance of the church. This is accomplished by maintaining a policy regarding succession in office of general elected positions with full legal and ecclesiastical authority.