Presbyterian Church in America: Administrative Committee

Overtures to the 2018 General Assembly will be posted as they are received.

OVERTURE PRESBYTERY ASSIGNED COMMITTEE TITLE
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1 Calvary CCB, OC Grant BCO 59, “Solemnization of Marriage,” Full Constitutional Status
2 Grace CCB, OC Amend BCO Chapter 59 and Grant Full Constitutional Authority
3 South Florida CCB, OC Amend BCO 32-19 to Allow Counsel by Any Communing Member in All Levels of Courts
4 Calvary CCB, OC Amend RAO 9-4 to Require Three REs on Each Ad Interim Committee
5 Calvary CCB, OC Revise BCO 59
6 Calvary CCB, OC Revise RAO 9 to Require that Recommendations from Ad Interim Committees Be Referred to OC
7 Calvary AC Reduce Assembly Registration Fee to $100 for Ruling Elders
8 Tennessee Valley CCB, OC Revise BCO 34-8 and 37-8 regarding Restoration of a Deposed Minister
9 Grace CCB, OC Amend BCO 9-7 Regarding Assistants to Deacons or Deaconesses and Amend BCO 24-11 by Adding New 24-11 regarding Women Officers
10 Evangel CCB, OC Amend BCO 25-11 to Require Thirty-Days’ Notice to Withdraw from PCA
11 Eastern Pennsylvania CCB, OC Amend BCO 8-1 and 8-3 Regarding Qualifications and Roles of Elders
12 Eastern Canada CCB, OC Amend BCO 25-11 to Require Thirty-Days’ Notice for Congregational Meeting to Leave the PCA
13 Nashville CCB, OC Revise BCO 14-1.11 and the Corporate Bylaws of the PCA Article VI.1, 4; VI.2, 1; VI.3, 1, 2; VI-4, 1, 2; and VI-5, 3 to Allow Women to Serve on Boards of Agencies
14 Nashville MNA Recommend Budgeting Contributions to Parakaleo/MNA to Train Pastors’ Wives
15 Tidewater CCB, OC Amend BCO 8-1 and 8-3 Regarding Qualifications and Roles of Elders
16 Philadelphia Metro West CCB, OC Amend BCO 46-8 regarding a Deposed Minister
17 Western Canada CCB, OC Amend BCO 25-11 to Require a Thirty days’ Notice to Leave PCA
18 Chesapeake MNA Encourage and Coach Pastors’ Wives
19 New Jersey MNA Redraw Boundaries of New Jersey Presbytery
20 Philadelphia CCB, OC Amend BCO 30-3 and 37-1 regarding Definite Suspension
21  Philadelphia CCB, OC Amend BCO 36-5 to Add a Paragraph of Introduction Before Imposition of Censure
22 Metropolitan New York MNA Divide Metropolitan New York into two Presbyteries
23 Metropolitan New York CCB, OC Amend BCO 35-11 Not to Disqualify Automatically a Member of a Court Who Was Called as a Witness
24 Tennessee Valley CCB, OC Grant BCO 59 ‘Solemnization of Marriage’ (As Amended) Full Constitutional Status
25 Savannah River OC Address the Unordained Diaconate
26 Tennessee Valley CCB, OC Amend BCO 14-1.1 and the Corporate Bylaws of the PCA VI.2 so that a Minority of Seats on the Board of Trustees of Covenant College May Be Open to Non-ordained Members
27 Rocky Mountain CCB, OC Amend BCO 8-1; 8-3 regarding Qualifications of Elders
28 Pittsburgh AC Direct AC to Translate BCO into Spanish and Portuguese
29 Pittsburgh OC, AC Form Study Committee to Study RPCNA Report on Sexual Orientation
30 Southern New England AC Direct AC to Translate BCO into Spanish and Portuguese
31 Calvary OC Memorial for Dr. Morton H. Smith
32 Calvary OC Memorial for Dr. Paul G. Settle
33 Metro Atlanta MNA Clarify the Presbytery Boundary Lines between Georgia Foothills Presbytery and Metro Atlanta Presbytery
34 Georgia Foothills MNA Clarify the Presbytery Boundary Lines between Georgia Foothills Presbytery and Metro Atlanta Presbytery
35  Southeast Alabama AC  Establish Subcommittee of AC for 50th Anniversary of PCA
36 Heritage OC Memorial for Dr. Morton H. Smith
37 Central Indiana OC Memorial Regarding Dr. R.C. Sproul
38 Central Indiana OC Memorial Regarding Dr. Morton H. Smith
39 Southwest Florida OC Urge Presbyteries to Fund a Bible Translation

*For the 2017 Overtures, click here.