2017 Diocesan Convention Volunteer Opportunities

We are looking for people to immediately fill two convention committee positions.

The work will begin right away and end at Diocesan Convention.

Please submit your name by email or phone call to Kim Christopher at christopher@indydio.org or 317-926-5454.

 

The committees and the responsibilities:

Constitution & Canons: 2 clergy and 2 lay members.

This Committee recommends changes or additions to the Constitution and Canons. The Committee report on these must be submitted in writing to the clergy and clerks of the Vestries and Bishop’s Committees at least ten days prior to the pre-convention deanery meetings. Any proposed changes shall be submitted to the Committee for its consideration at least sixty days before the annual meeting of the convention.

Resolutions: 2 clergy and 2 lay members.

This committee shall receive resolutions intended for the Convention at least 60 days prior to the Annual Meeting of Convention. The Committee report on each resolution shall be submitted in writing to the clergy and clerk of the vestries and Bishop’s committee at least ten days prior to the pre-convention deanery meetings.

Exception: the Presiding Officer may allow a new resolution from the floor of the Convention upon the approval by a majority of the delegates. Courtesy resolutions are exempt from this stipulation.

 


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