Petition 80282

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Inclusion of Native American Reservations (80282-IC-¶2008)

Amend ¶2008 as follows:
   
8. Providing resources for the local church ministry group on religion and race, enabling them to address the different situations in which they find themselves: inner city, suburbia, metropolitan, and rural communities, and Native American reservations.
  
15. Relating to and assisting the annual conference commissions on religion and race, enabling them to address their different communities and situations: inner city, suburbia, metropolitan, and rural communities, and Native American reservations.

Rationale

This addition reflects our commitment to be inclusive in our treatment of Native American geographical areas, and the people we are called to serve there.