Summer Sessions 2015, Agendas


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for Summer Sessions 2015

Agenda for Monday afternoon, July 20—3:30–5:15

  • Welcome visitors
  • State of the Society Report
  • Report of the general secretary
  • Report on interim actions
  • Travel minute for Robert Kazmayer (Sunfire)
  • Travel minute for Heather Cook
  • Travel minute for Rachel Pia

Agenda for Monday evening, July 20—7:15–9:45

  • Memorial minute for Nancy Sorel
  • Report from the director of communications
  • Report on the New York State Council of Churches
  • Report on the ARCH program
  • Report from the Liaison Committee
  • Report from the Meetings for Discernment Steering Committee
  • Faith and Practice — Covenant Relationships section — first reading

Agenda for Wednesday evening, July 22—7:15–9:15

  • Faith & Practice — Revision of Discipline section — first reading
  • By-laws for NYYM — first reading
  • Epistle from Britain Yearly Meeting
  • Report on plans for White Privilege Conference
  • Consent Agenda
  • Friends outside NYYM nominated for positions
  • Faith & Practice — Recording Gifts — second reading

Agenda for Friday afternoon, July 24—3:30–5:15

  • Report from Quaker House, Fayetteville, NC
  • Trustees report
  • Treasurer’s report
  • Report from Financial Services
  • Epistle of Belgium and Luxembourg Yearly Meeting
  • Minute on the Doctrine of Discovery
  • Report from Friends World Committee for Consultation Committee
  • NYYM Epistle — first reading
  • Faith & Practice — Spiritual Care of Members section — second reading
  • Proposal to lay down the Yearly Meeting on Ministry & Counsel

Agenda for Friday evening, July 24—7:15–9:00

  • Epistles of Junior Yearly Meeting
  • Nominations
  • Report from Sessions Committee
  • NYYM Epistle — second reading


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