At the October 20, 2010 meeting of the Chicago Metro Presbytery, a quorum was not met. In accordance with Robert's Rules of Order, Chapter 11, article 40 on Quorums: "Proceeding in the Absence of a Quorum" the body present is allowed to proceed with business with the view to ratify the business of the meeting at a future date by the assembly. This suggestion was made and supported by the floor: to continue with the business of the day and have a called meeting at a future date to ratify the business.
Therefore, the Called Meeting of Chicago Metro Presbytery is set for November 9, 11:00 am. The purpose of the Called Meeting is approve the minutes of the 22nd Stated Meeting of CMP on October 20, 2010. This called meeting should last only a few minutes to establish a quroum and approve the minutes (forthcoming in another email). This is in accordance with BCO 13-12 regarding called meetings of presbytery. If you are in the area and can make the trip for this short meeting, please do so, especially any RE's.
The called meeting is at (map it):
Dillon Kane Group
1 N. Wacker Dr. Suite 4000
Chicago, IL 60606