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Let’s talk about the General Council Agenda

Let’s talk about the General Council Agenda

A SPECIAL MESSAGE FROM THE DESK OF THE GENERAL OVERSEER Dr. Tim Hill, General Overseer of the Church of God, has released the latest edition in the “Let’s Talk About It” series.  In the article, he discusses the function and purpose of the General Council Agenda that will be presented during the upcoming General Assembly in Orlando, Florida. Tap the button below to read this insightful and thought... »

Church of God General Assembly 2018 Agenda:  Requirements of Applicants for Ministry

Church of God General Assembly 2018 Agenda: Requirements of Applicants for Ministry

General Requirements of Applicants for Ministry RATIONALE: This motion seeks to change the current process of credentialing for exhorters and ordained ministers outside the United States and Canada to allow for a stronger sense of identity with the national Church of God where they will serve. The introductory level of credentialing could be expedited by empowering the field director to sign crede... »

Church of God General Assembly 2018 Agenda: Church Planting	and Revitalization Task Force

Church of God General Assembly 2018 Agenda: Church Planting and Revitalization Task Force

RATIONALE: The development of a Church Planting and Revitalization Task Force, and Church Planting and Revitalization Training Center in each state/region, will become a catalyst throughout the Church of God facilitating greater gospel multiplication by developing systems that increase capacity, advance effectiveness for communicating the gospel of Jesus Christ, and inspire church planting and rev... »

Throwback Thursday: General Assembly Agenda 2012: Item 15 WOMEN in MINISTRY

Throwback Thursday: General Assembly Agenda 2012: Item 15 WOMEN in MINISTRY

One item that was not fully resolved at the 2012 General Assembly Agenda in Orlando was WOMEN in MINISTRY. Item 15 expressed a general desire to permit women to be fully represented in all roles within the church. It was NOT a gender issue, but rather a leadership one – an issue of ministry and of responsibility, if you will. Coming from a long line of women ministers in the churches, one ca... »