Presbyterian Church in America: Administrative Committee

Overtures to the 2019 General Assembly will be posted as they are received.

OVERTURE PRESBYTERY ASSIGNED COMMITTEE TITLE
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1 Northwest Georgia CCB, OC Revise BCO 14-12 to Permit Additional Ruling Elder Representation at the General Assembly
2 Northwest Georgia CCB, CTS, OC Encourage CTS toward Growth and Release from Assembly Oversight
3 Northern New England AC, CCB Amend RAO 10-3 to Promote the Exercise of Godly Prudence in Planning and Leading Times of Corporate Prayer and Worship at General Assembly
4 Calvary OC Declare the Council on Biblical Manhood & Womanhood’s ‘Nashville Statement’ on Biblical Sexuality as a Biblically Faithful Declaration
5 Central Indiana CCB, OC Amend BCO 23-1 on Procedures for Dissolving Various Pastoral Relations
6 Pacific Northwest CCB, OC Amend RAO 11 and 13 to Disallow Memorials
7 Pacific Northwest CCB, OC, AC Form an Ad Interim Committee to Address Matters Related to Domestic Abuse, Domestic Oppression, and Sexual Assault
8 Ohio Valley CCB, OC Amend BCO 14-1.10, 14-1.11, and 14-1.12 to Allow Non-ordained Persons to serve on Committees and Boards
9 Platte Valley CCB, OC Amend BCO 42-4; 43-2; 43-3 regarding Method and Deadlines of Filing Cases
10 Northern New England OC, AC Appoint Ad Interim Committee on Domestic Abuse and Sexual Assault
11 Fellowship OC, AC, CDM, CC, RUF Commend and Distribute RPCNA’s ‘Contemporary Perspectives on Sexual Orientation: A Theological and Pastoral Analysis’
12 Northern New England CCB, OC Amend RAO 8-4 regarding Floor Nominations
13 Southern New England CCB, AC, OC Form Ad Interim Committee on Domestic Abuse and Sexual Assault
14 Southern New England CCB, OC Amend BCO 14-1.10, 14-1.11, and 14-1.12 to Allow Non-ordained Persons to serve on Committees and Boards
15 West Hudson CCB, OC Amend RAO 11-5 to Prevent Confusion and Possible Contradictory Actions on Overtures by Multiple Committees of Commissioners
16 Georgia Foothills CCB, OC Amend the RAO to Provide for a Moderator-Elect and a Vice-Moderator by Revision of RAO 1-4, Addition of RAO 1-6, and 1-8, and Revision of RAO 2-1, 2-3
17 Houston Metro CCB, OC Amend BCO 32-8 to Allow for Video Testimony by Witnesses
18 Houston Metro CCB, OC Amend RAO 11-5 to Prevent Confusion and Possible Contradictory Actions on Overtures by Multiple Committees of Commissioners
19 Rocky Mountain CCB, OC Amend BCO 14-1.10, 14-1.11, and 14-1.12 to Allow Non-ordained Persons to serve on Committees and Boards
20 Nashville AC, OC Establish Study Committee on Domestic Abuse
21 Nashville CCB, OC Amend Book of Church Order 14-1.10., 14-1.11., and 14-1.12
22 Philadelphia Metro West OC Urge Assembly to Adopt Overture 4 Regarding Nashville Statement
23 Central Carolina IRC Withdraw from the National Association of Evangelicals
24 Philadelphia Metro West AC, CDM, MNA, MTW, RUF, CC, CTS, PCAF, PCA-RBI, RH Add Constitutional Precedence Statement to Policy Manuals
25 Suncoast Florida CDM Support Christian Education
26 Tennessee Valley AC, OC Establish Study Committee on Domestic Abuse
27 Westminster AC Study Possibility of Remote Voting at General Assembly
28 Westminster OC Affirmations and Denials regarding Homosexuality
29 Metro New York WITHDRAWN by Metro New York Presbytery
30 Illiana AC, OC Establish Study Committee on Same-sex Orientation and Gender Identity
31 Eastern Pennsylvania AC, OC Form an Ad Interim Committee to Address Matters Related to Domestic Abuse, Domestic Oppression, and Sexual Assault
32 Tennessee Valley CCB, OC Amend BCO 14-1.10, 14-1.11, and 14-1.12 to Allow Non-ordained Persons to Serve on Committees and Boards
33 Tennessee Valley CCB, OC Amend BCO 57-5 to Add Vow Regarding Trinity
34 Philadelphia CCB, OC, SJC Amend BCO 42-4; 43-2; and 43-3 as well as OMSJC 18.10 b. to Clarify Filing Requirements and Allow Electronic Filings
35 Savannah River OC Affirm the PCA’s Commitment to the Sanctity of Bible Sexual Relationships
36 Savannah River CCB, OC Amend BCO 40-4 and 40-5 To Clarify the Meaning of ‘Credible Report’
37 James River OC Assembly Statement on Same-sex Attraction
38 Georgia Foothills AC, OC Establish a Study Committee on Domestic Violence and Sexual Assault
39 Southern New England OC Re-commend the Previous Statements and Study Reports of the PCA in Regard to Homosexuality
40 Northwest Georgia OC Overture for Sessions to Acknowledge and Support Women Leaders without Delay or More Divisiveness
41 Heritage MTW Direct CMTW to Amend its Guidelines to Implement CMTW’s ‘Statement on Valuing Women in MTW,’ so that only Ordained Elders Will Be Allowed to Serve in the Roles of Team Leader, Regional Director, and International Director within MTW.
42 Chicago Metro AC, OC Establish Study Committee on Sexuality
43 Metro Atlanta AC, OC Formation of a Study Committee on Domestic Abuse and Sexual Assault
44 Ohio Valley AC, OC Establish Ad Interim Committee to Study Human Sexuality
45 Missouri AC, OC Form an Ad Interim Committee to Seek Consensus on Doctrinal Boundaries and Pastoral Care in the Current Debates About Sexuality
46 Hills and Plains OC Reaffirm PCA’s Commitment Regarding the Sanctity of Life and Our Stance Against Abortion in Particular
47 Missouri AC, OC Formation of a Study Committee on Domestic Abuse and Sexual Assault
48 Christ the King Presbyterian Church, Norman, Oklahoma OC Make a Stronger Statement regarding Abortion

*For the 2018 Overtures, click here.