Petition 80329

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Clergy Continuing Education (80329-SU-¶421.5)

Amend ¶421.5 as follows:
  
¶421.5  To receive annually from each clergyperson a written report describing of  his or her program of continuing education and spiritual growth; to give counsel concerning the clergyperson’s future plans for continuing education; and to encourage congregations to give time and financial support for such  programs of continuing education mutually agreed  upon by the clergy pastor , district superintendent, and the staff-parish relations  committee.

Rationale

To increase the involvement of the district superintendent, and staff-parish relations committee in continuing education plans for clergy.