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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*Note – The Covenant of Relationships is a historical document.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.

Financial Information Fiscal Policy Documents:

Board of General Ministries Documents


Biennial Minutes

  • 2017*Note: This is a draft of the minutes from the 2017 Biennial Mission Summit in Portland, OR. These minutes are not official until voted on at the 2019 Biennial Mission Summit in Virginia Beach, VA, June 21-23, 2019.
  • 2015
  • 2013
  • 2011
  • 2009
  • 2007
  • 2005
  • 2003
  • 2001

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