|The Petition is amended as follows:
and Nonviolence Delete first sentence:
Be it resolved ... cabinet level department. Amend Resolution 272 title to:
Support for Development of Establish U.S. Department of Peace
Final sentence: Therefore, be it resolved,
that the United Methodist Church supports the development of a Department of Peace. that the 2008 General Conference endorse the establishment of a U.S. Department of Peace as a cabinet level department.
The committee recommends to adopt the above.