What Does This Committee Do? The Board of Trustees receives and makes recommendations to Missouri Union Presbytery on all property matters. Churches in the Presbytery need to interact with the Board of Trustees to obtain approval to acquire, sell, transfer or encumber any church property either real or personal. Contact the Stated Clerkif you need to initiate any actions of the Board of Trustees.
Who Serves on This Committee: A Board of Trustees of the Missouri Union Presbytery shall be composed of the Moderator, Vice Moderator, Immediate Past Moderator, and Stated Clerk during their terms of office and two (2) additional trustees, one of whom is a member of the Missouri Bar Association, shall be elected by the governing body for a term of three (3) years, renewable once. The trustees shall be called to act by the Missouri Union Presbytery, if necessary. A quorum shall consist of three (3) members present, including at least one Elder and one Minister. The Moderator and Immediate Past Moderator of the Missouri Union Presbytery shall serve as the moderator and vice-moderator of the Trustees, respectively. The Stated Clerk of the Presbytery shall serve as the Secretary of the Trustees.
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