Several Action Items and one motion brought to the floor were presented to Annual Conference during Saturday’s Plenary. Click here for more information about the action items. Below is the list of the approved items:

Board of Ordained Ministry

  • Action Item 5: Conference Policy Regarding Clergy Time Away

Joint Board of Pensions, Insurance & Equitable Compensation

  • Action Item 8: Resolution on Past Service Annuity Rate
  • Action Item 9: Resolution on Minimum Compensation
  • Action Item 11: Resolution on Conference Policy 120.1.2 – Church Contributions
  • Action Item 12: Resolution on Conference Policy 120.1.5 – Surviving Spouse of an Active Clergy Person

Board of Church & Society

  • Action Item 13: A Call to Action on Gun Violence

Board of Global Ministries

  • Action Item 16: Covenant of Affiliation Between Harbor House Crisis Shelters and the WI Conference
  • Action Item 17: Covenant of Affiliation Between Northcott Neighborhood House and the WI Conference

Additional Actions

  • M1006: Motion to End the Practice of Separating Children from Families Due to Zero Tolerance Policy (as amended; to be posted)
  • Nominations Committee Resolution to Approve Leadership

Bishop Hee-Soo Jung and Bishop Medosto Mamani also signed a joint agreement to enter into an equal partnership with the Methodist Church of Bolivia. Click here for more information about the Action Items.