GS 2001 art 13

GS 2001 Article 13Address Churches

Committee 1 presented its proposal on the Address Churches. Synod adopted the following:

1.     Material

  • Report from the Address Church, the Church at Burlington-Ebenezer.

2.     Observations

  • 2.1.          The Church at Burlington-Ebenezer reports on its correspondence as Address Church.
  • 2.2.          The Church at Grand Rapids, our Address Church in the USA, has not submitted a report.

3.     Considerations

  • 3.1.          The Church at Burlington-Ebenezer has fulfilled its mandate as Address Church.
  • 3.2.          It is not necessary to have two Address Churches.

4.     Recommendations

  • 4.1.          To thank the Church at Burlington-Ebenezer for the work done as Address Church.
  • 4.2.          To reappoint the Ebenezer Church as Address Church.
  • 4.3.          To instruct the Address Church to report to the next General Synod.