Before you arrive at Annual Conference

May 24, 2017

Pre-conference Q&AsClergy and lay annual conference members have gathered in past years for an informational session prior to Annual Conference. This year, in lieu of the gathering, we are providing all conference-related materials online for attendees to peruse and download at their convenience. Before you arrive at Conference, you will need to familiarize yourself with these items.

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Budget & Stewardship | Proposed Constitutional Amendments | Proposed Resolutions | Additional Resources


Budget & Stewardship

These documents provide detailed information about the proposed 2018 Conference budget, which will be voted on at the session, and additional information on stewardship ministries.


Proposed Constitutional Amendments

Read more about the proposed Constitutional Amendments

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Proposed Resolutions

In the videos below, sponsors present their proposed resolutions to be considered and voted on at Annual Conference. We've also provided links to each resolution document as well. The linked document will open in a new browser tab.

Resolution to Avoid Purchase of Hewlett Packard Products

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Resolution to Expand Baltimore-Washington’s Socially Responsible Investment Screens

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Resolution to Amend the Conference Moving Policy

View resolution

Resolution to Support the Religious Coalition for Reproductive Choice

View resolution

Additional Resources

» Q&A for the 2017 Annual Conference

» First time attending Annual Conference? Check out the Primer.

» Download our Conference App

» Hotel and Parking Information

» Transportation Information

» Credential forms - don't forget to fill these out in advance

» Download the Rules of the Session, Parliamentary Procedures, and a handy Parliamentary Procedures Chart

» Have you considered volunteering?