Standing Rules Revisions

September 17, 2021 ∙ PDFWord ∙ Established at the PMW’s first meeting. Includes Changes to the situs of the presbytery, makeup of all standing committees, requests of the archivist, timeframe for the Spring stated meetings.


Revisions under the former Presbytery of the Midwest


September 13, 2019 ∙ PDFWord ∙ Added item to the standard docket for report from denominational committees.

March 15, 2019PDFWord ∙ Removed the specific $30 amount for materials given to new men under care and licentiates. Instead, amount will be determined by presbytery by recommendation of Auditing & Budget Committee.

September 14, 2018PDFWord ∙ Broadened the bounds of the presbytery to include parts of Nebraska and Kansas, plus inclusion of additional counties in states where the majority of counties were already in the presbytery.

September 15, 2017PDFWord ∙ Made allowances for military chaplains unable to leave their post or assignment.

March 18, 2016PDFWord ∙ Added responsibilities for the Archivist.

March 20, 2015PDFWord ∙ Added responsibilities for the Diaconal Committee in regards to care of ministers without call.

September 12, 2014PDF ∙ Word ∙ Added rules about displays or exhibits at presbytery by outside institutions. Also changed approach to setting officer honorariums.

September 14, 2013PDFWord ∙ Presbytery approved a major revision.  Numerous changes and improvements throughout the document.

March 15, 2013PDFWord

April 14, 2006PDFWord