April 10, 2013
(Submitted by the Conference Board of Pensions and Health Benefits)
WHEREAS, John Wesley’s statement “Having, First, gained all you can, and, Secondly saved all you can, Then give all you can” teaches us that fiduciary responsibility can help us further God’s work here on Earth; and
WHEREAS, the General Board of Pensions and Health Benefits is now required to have and approve a Comprehensive Benefits Funding Plan from all Annual Conferences for its Pension, Health Insurance, Disability, and Other Benefits liabilities; and
WHEREAS, approval of a sound Comprehensive Funding Plan will aide in providing long-term fiscal soundness for the New England Conference;
THEREFORE BE IT RESOLVED that the New England Annual Conference approves the 2014 Comprehensive Benefits Funding Plan, as detailed in the supplemental materials distributed.