Official Documents

Governing Documents

Covenant of Relationships PDF

*Note – The Covenant of Relationships is a historical document. Although board names have changed, the Covenant of Relationships continues to apply to the bodies privileged to be parties to this Covenant, which are: The Board of General Ministries of American Baptist Churches USA (ABCUSA); the national Related Boards of the ABC; the thirty three boards of the Regions State Conventions and Standard City Societies (R/S/C’s) currently affiliated with the ABC, and the boards of any future R/S/C units.

Bylaws (June 2011) PDF
Standing Rules (June 2012) PDF
Autonomy and Interdependence PDF
Representative Process Organizational Chart JPG
Statements of Concern Report 2011 PDF
Together in Mission PDF
Policy Statements and Resolutions

Financial Information
Fiscal Policy Documents:

Board of General Ministries Documents

Board of General Ministries and ABC Officers Nomination Forms (This document consists of cover letter, qualifications and responsibilities, profile form and recommendation form) PDF
Board of General Ministries Expense Voucher Form

Biennial Minutes:

2013  (These minutes will be presented for action at the next Mission Summit, in June 2015.)
2011
2009
2007
2005
2003
2001


 

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