Petition 80112

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Lay Membership (80112-CO-ΒΆ602.4)

I petition that the figure for Lay Memebership to the Annual Conference sessions be based upon the number of Clergy eligible to vote, and in attendance, at the PRECEDING Annual Conference Session.

Rationale

The Lay Membership attendance to Annual Conference sessions is based upon the number of Clergy in Full Membership. The Clergy Members in Full Connection, and Clergy in Attendance at the Annual Conference Session, are not the same due to the high number of Clergy who are aged, infirm, and retired...