Presbyterian Church in America: Administrative Committee

List of Overtures to the 2016 General Assembly

Overture Guidelines and Deadlines here

 

OVERTURE PRESBYTERY ASSIGNED COMMITTEE

TITLE

(To read an overture, click on the title below)

1 Heartland OC Steps Toward Racial Reconciliation
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(Revised)
Pacific Northwest SJC Amend Operating Manual of the Standing Judicial Commission (OMSJC) 18.12.b and 18.12.c to Allow Concurring and Dissenting Opinions To Be Distributed Concurrently with an SJC Decision
3 Chesapeake CCB, OC Amend BCO 15-3 to Allow Judicial Commission Minority Reports
4 Missouri OC Confession of Sin and Commitment to Racial and Ethnic Diversity
5 Pittsburgh CCB, OC Amend BCO 15-5.a and RAO 17-1, Paragraph 4, to Allow the General Assembly to Give Directions to the SJC in Judicial Decisions and Reasoning and Opinions
6 Chesapeake OC Confession of Sin and Commitment to Racial and Ethnic Diversity
7 Grace OC Petition Government Leaders to Insure Religious Liberty in Light of SCOTUS Ruling on Same-sex Marriage
8 Eastern Carolina OC Confession of Sin and Commitment to Racial and Ethnic Diversity
9 Tennessee Valley OC Confession of Sin and Commitment to Racial and Ethnic Diversity
10 Metropolitan New York OC In Support of Overture 4 from Missouri Presbytery
11 Calvary OC Call for Repentance and Reconciliation
12 Pacific Northwest OC Confession of Sin and Commitment to Racial and Ethnic Diversity
13 Providence OC Confession of Sin and Commitment to Racial and Ethnic Diversity, Providence Presbytery Version
14 Providence CCB, OC Amend BCO 35-1 to Require Accused Officers to Testify
15 Covenant OC Confession of Sin and Commitment to Racial and Ethnic Diversity, Covenant Presbytery Version
16 Blue Ridge OC Repentance, Racial Reconciliation, and Reformation
17 Metro Atlanta OC In Support of Overture 4 from Missouri Presbytery
18 Heritage OC Confessing Covenantal and Generational Sins during the Civil Rights Period
19 Chicago Metro OC Confession of Sin and Commitment to Racial and Ethnic Diversity
20 Southwest Florida MTW   Erect Provisional Presbytery in Nicaragua
21 Southwest Florida OC Memorial for Ruling Elder W. Diehl Evans
22 Southwest Florida OC Memorial for Ruling Elder Henry Richard “Rip” Darden
23 Nashville OC Confession of Sin and Commitment to Racial and Ethnic Diversity, Nashville Presbytery Version
24 Ohio MNA Form Columbus Metropolitan Presbytery
25 Rocky Mountain CCB, OC Amend BCO 15-1; 15-2; Add new 15-4 and Renumber Subsequent Paragraphs
26 Rocky Mountain OC Memorial for TE Bill Leonard
27 Rocky Mountain OC Confession of Sin and Commitment to Racial and Ethnic Diversity
28 North Texas OC Confession of Sin and Commitment to Racial and Ethnic Diversity
29 Pittsburgh OC Confession of Sin and Commitment to Racial and Ethnic Diversity, Pittsburgh Presbytery Version
30 Suncoast Florida OC In Support of Overture 4 from Missouri Presbytery
31 Southern New England OC Confession of Sin and Commitment to Racial and Ethnic Diversity
32 James River OC A Day of Prayer and Fasting
33 New York State OC In Support of Overture 4 from Missouri Presbytery
34 Westminster OC Call for Repentance and Reconciliation
35 New Jersey OC In Support of Overture 4 from Missouri Presbytery
36 Pacific Northwest CCB, OC Amend RAO 13-2 on the Procedure for Considering New Business at GA
37 Pacific Northwest CCB, OC Amend BCO 13-2 to Add Requirement for Annual Reports from Ministers Without Call
38 Pacific Northwest CCB, OC Amend BCO 5-3 to Add an Explicit Requirement for Reporting and Reviewing Minutes of a Mission Church Temporary System of Government
39 Pacific Northwest CCB, OC Amend BCO 38-1 and 42-2 to Allow an Appeal Instead of a Complaint in a Case Without Process
40 Pacific Northwest CCB, OC Amend BCO 43-1 to Clarify the Timing of Higher Court Review of Complaints in Judicial Cases
41 Korean Southwest Orange County OC Confession of Sin and Commitment to Racial and Ethnic Diversity, Korean Southwest Orange County Presbytery Version
42 Philadelphia OC Confession of Sin and Commitment to Racial and Ethnic Diversity
43 Potomac OC Pursuing Racial Reconciliation and the Advance of the Gospel
44 Potomac MNA Creation of PCA Unity Fund
45 Potomac OC, AC Form Racial Reconciliation Study Committee
46 Northern California OC Confession of Sin and commitment to Racial and Ethnic Diversity
47 Savannah River OC In Support of Overture 4 from Missouri Presbytery
48 Susquehanna Valley OC Confession and Commitment to Action
49 James River OC Confession of Sin and Commitment to Racial and Ethnic Diversity
50 North Florida OC Steps Toward Racial Reconciliation, North Florida Presbytery Version
51 Platte Valley OC Confession of Sin and Commitment to Racial and Ethnic Diversity