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Global Ministries Legislation

Petitions and resolutions sent to the General Conference of The United Methodist Church by the General Board of Global Ministries.

General Board of Global Ministries List of Resolutions

Petitions

The following petitions were approved in April 2007 by the board of directors of the General Board of Global Ministries to be forwarded to General Conference 2008.

PDF Icon Advance Legislation (7 pp, 23k)
PDF Icon Central Conference Affairs (1 pp, 10k)
PDF Icon Create a Conference Committee on Mission Personnel (1 pp, 10k)
PDF Icon Name Change of the Crusade Scholarship Program To the World Communion Scholarship Program (5 pp, 15k)
PDF Icon Urban Centers (2 pp, 30K)

New Resolutions

Portable Document Format Crimes Against Humanity, Genocide, and War Crimes (10 pp, 59k)
Portable Document Format Global Migration and the Quest for Justice (14 pp, 61k)
Portable Document Format Holy Boldness: Pathways to Transformation 2009 –2012 (5 pp, 44k)


Revised Resolutions

Portable Document Format Revise Resolution #3: Dioxin Free Future (3 pp, 34k)
Portable Document Format Revise Resolution #9: Environmental Racism (13 pp, 67k)
Portable Document Format Revise Resolution #29: Annual Conference Strategic, Comprehensive Plans for Hispanic/Latino (5 pp, 42k)
Portable Document Format Revise Resolution #51: National Coopertaive Ministry Leadership (4 pp, 40k)
Portable Document Format Revise Resolution #52: Plan of Support for Coopertive Parish Ministry (2 pp, 31k)
Portable Document Format Revise Resolution #64: Eradicationg Abusive Child Labor (5 pp, 39k)
Portable Document Format Revise Resolution #67: Childrens Sabbath (2 pp, 30k)
Portable Document Format Revise Resolution #85: Drinking on Campus (4 pp, 41k)
Portable Document Format Revise Resolution #116: Homelessness in the United States (2 pp, 29k)
Portable Document Format Revise Resolution #117: Housing in the USA (2 pp, 28k)
Portable Document Format Revise Resolution #160: Principles of Welfare Reform (3 pp, 32k)
Portable Document Format Revise Resolution #164: Eradication of Racism (4 pp, 36k)
Portable Document Format Revise Resolution #173: Affirmation of Rural Chaplains (2pp, 30k)
Portable Document Format Revise Resolution #187: Violent Video Games (1 pp, 27k)
Portable Document Format Revise Resolution #199: UMC use of Fair Trade Coffee (3 pp, 33k)
Portable Document Format Revise Resolution #206: Economic Justice for a New Millennium( 8 pp, 53k)
Portable Document Format Revise Resolution #207: Global Debt Crisis: A Call for Jubilee (1 pp, 27k)
Portable Document Format Revise Resolution #233: Concern for Workers Task Force (1 pp, 27k)
Portable Document Format Revise Resolution #238: Right to Organize and Bargain Collectively (3 pp, 32k)
Portable Document Format Revise Resolution #254: Justice with Young Persons (4 pp, 37k)
Portable Document Format Revise Resolution #283: Support the Global Effort to End Slavery (4 pp, 35k)
Portable Document Format Revise Resolution #292: Holy Land Tours (6 pp, 42k)
Portable Document Format Revise Resolution #298: Global Aids (6 pp, 83k)
Portable Document Format Revise Resolution #301: U.S. China Relations (2 pp, 30k)
Portable Document Format Revise Resolution #317: Call for Free Speech in Cuba (1 pp, 27k)
Portable Document Format Revise Resolution #323: United Nations Resolutions on the Israel-Palestine Conflict (4 pp, 45K)
Portable Document Format Revise Resolution #344: Biblical Language (2 pp, 29k)

 

Women's Division List of Resolutions to the 2008 General Conference

New Resolutions
Newly Revised Resolutions