RESOLUTIONS FOR ANNUAL CONFERENCE 2015
Deadline: MARCH 10, 2015
Resolutions are to be submitted to the Conference Secretary: The Rev. Lloyd Speer. Direct your questions to: (O) (215) 943-2343; email: email@example.com.
Resolutions, in portrait format, must be emailed in Microsoft Word 97-2003. The name of the actual presenter must accompany each resolution OR it will be sent back. If the resolution requires the Secretary to contact any people or agencies, names and addresses must be supplied.
FORMAT FOR SETTING UP YOUR DOCUMENT
Please use Microsoft Word (97-2003) and email your resolution referring to the word processing format guide (below).
Paper Size: 8.5” by 11”
Font: Arial 12 pt.
Left/Right Margins: 1”/1", Top/Bottom Margins: 1"/1"
SAMPLE RESOLUTION FORMAT
RESOLUTION # (We will fill in the number)
RESOLUTION TO 2015 ANNUAL CONFERENCE SESSION
Resolution Relating to Housing Allowance for Retired Clergy (Title)
Presented by The Board of Pension and Health Benefits (Organization/ Group/ Agency)
WHEREAS, the religious denomination known as The United Methodist Church has and functions through Ministers of the Gospel who are duly ordained or licensed; and
WHEREAS, the practice of The United Methodist Church is to provide a parsonage or a rental allowance as part of the gross compensation for each of its active ordained or licensed ministers; and
WHEREAS, the Internal Revenue Service has recognized that the Eastern Pennsylvania Annual Conference is the appropriate organization to designate a housing/rental allowance for retired and disabled ordained or licensed ministers who are members of this Conference:
THEREFORE BE IT RESOLVED, etc., etc., etc.
Person Responsible for Presenting Resolution: (Must have)