2020 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 10
  B Boards, Commissions, Committees 11
  C District Boards and Committees 38
III Daily Proceedings of the New York Annual Conference  
  A1 Roll Call - Virtual Clergy Session, October 24, 2020 42
  A2 Roll Call - Virtual Plenary Session, October 24, 2020 44
  B Minutes of the 2020 Virtual Session of the New York Annual Conference 47 
  C Certificates 56 
IV Business of the Annual Conference 82
V Appointments  
  A Appointments to the Local Church 125
  B Pastoral Appointments in Other United Methodist Conferences 140
  C To Attend School 141
  D Appointments to Extension Ministries 141
  E Full Clergy Members on Leave of Absence 145
  F Deacons 145
  G Diaconal Ministers 146
  H Deaconesses/Home Missioners 147
VI Reports and Petitions  
  Reports Index (lists committees/commissions/groups in each Section 149
  A   Section Reports 149 
      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 252 
VII Budget, Financial Schedules, and Audits 257 
VIII Let Us Remember  
  A Memoirs 286 
  B Workers in the Church Triumphant 286 
  C Bequests 293 
IX Historical Conference Sessions 294 
X Miscellaneous 296 
  Conference Rules  
XI Policies and Procedures of NYAC — on nyac.com Web site 310
  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 311
XIII Salary Schedules 392 
XIV Statistics 404 
XV Health and Welfare Ministries and Camps 430 
  Journal Correction Form & Guide to Conference Staff  
XVI Index 437