Credentials Committee

The Credentials Committee is responsible for certifying the credentials of delegates to the Annual Convention. Clergy and lay delegates present themselves to the Credentials table at convention to be checked in and receive their voting cards and ballots. At the beginning of the convention business meeting a member of the committee provides to the Secretary of Convention the total number of bishops, presbyters, delegates and officers present. Members of the Credentials Committee serve for a three-year term and can be a layperson or member of the clergy.