2017 Journal

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Table of Contents:

        Page #
  Preface & Journal Table of Contents  
I Leadership of the Annual Conference 1  
II Conference Organizations – Delegates/Members  
  A General and Jurisdictional Delegates 11
  B Boards, Commissions, Committees 12
  C District Boards and Committees 40
III Daily Proceedings of the New York Annual Conference  
  A Roll Call 44
  B Minutes of the 218th Session of the New York Annual Conference 48
  C Certificates 81
IV Business of the Annual Conference 85
V Appointments  
  A Appointments to the Local Church 125
  B Pastoral Appointments in Other United Methodist Conferences 136
  C To Attend School 137
  D Appointments to Extension Ministries 137
VI Reports and Petitions  
  Reports Index (lists committees/commissions/groups in each Legislative Section) 146
  A   Legislative Section Reports & Petitions 147
      Section 1: Ministries of Witness  
      Section 2: Connectional Ministries and Ministries of Nurture  
      Section 3: Ministries of Advocacy  
      Section 4: Commissioning  
      Section 5: Clergy Care & Conference Finance  
      Section 6: Administration  
  B Corporate Session Reports & Resolutions 259
  C Legislative Section Reports — The "Green Sheets" 273
VII Budget, Financial Schedules, and Audits 278
VIII Let Us Remember  
  A Memoirs 305
  B Workers in the Church Triumphant 326
  C Bequests 333
IX Historical Conference Sessions 334
X Miscellaneous 336
  A  Conference Rules  
  B  Ruling of Law  
XI Policies and Procedures of NYAC — on nyac.com Web site  361
  A Sexual Ethics Policy & Procedures  
  B Parsonage Standards  
  C Cross-Racial & Cross-Cultural Appointments  
  D FAQs(Frequently Asked Questions) for Staff-Parish Relations Committees  
XII Pastoral Records 362
XIII Salary Schedules 455
XIV Statistics 458
XV Health and Welfare Ministries and Camps 486
  Journal Correction Form & Guide to Conference Staff  
XVI Index 493