GS 1983 art 112

GS 1983 ARTICLE 112 – General Fund

Committee IV presents :

A.  MATERIAL –  Agenda VIII, M, 3

Report of the Church for the administration of the General Fund, the Church at Carman.


  • 1.  The Church at Carman asked of the Churches for the expenses of Committees. appointed by General Synod Smithville 1980, $1.00 per communicant member per year.
2. Balance September 6. 1980 amounted to$ 3.232.60
Total Income11,063.78
Total Expenses12,135.21
Balance as of September 23, 1983$ 2,161.17
  • 3.  The Consistory of the Church at Carman has audited the books of the treasurer of the General Fund and found the books in good order.
  • 4.  It is noted that six Churches are in arrears to the amount of $1,082.00


Synod decide:

  • 1.  To express its gratitude to Mr. H. Veldman. treasurer of the Fund. discharging him for the past three years.
  • 2.  To thank the Church at Carman for the administration of this Fund and the auditing of the books of the treasurer.
  • 3.  To request that the Church at Carman brings to the attention of those Churches which are in arrears. their responsibility towards the General Fund.

The Recommendations C, 1, 2, and 3 are


Synod decides to request the brethren Cl. Stam and J. Visscher to serve Synod with proposals re the printing and quantity of Reports to be sent to the Churches.