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Church of God General Assembly 2018 Agenda:  Tithing and Reporting

Church of God General Assembly 2018 Agenda: Tithing and Reporting

XIV.      Tithing and Reporting Consistency RATIONALE: For various reasons, some Church of God credentialed ministers find themselves attending and financially supporting churches other than a local Church of God congregation. While not seeking to create a hardship for these ministers, it is felt that only those who are actively supporting a local Church of God congregation with their attendance a... »

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... »

77th INTERNATIONAL GENERAL ASSEMBLY 2018-2020 ELECTIONS and APPOINTMENTS (STATE OVERSEERS)

77th INTERNATIONAL GENERAL ASSEMBLY 2018-2020 ELECTIONS and APPOINTMENTS (STATE OVERSEERS)

This document is identical to the printed book distributed on Friday, August 3, 2018, following the evening service of the 77th International General Assembly. This document will be updated with final appointments to boards and committees not listed herein. The release will take place electronically on Monday, August 20, 2018. Click to download and read: 77th INTERNATIONAL GENERAL ASSEMBLY 2018 &#... »

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... »