2016 Wesleyan Discipline: 518:2–5
From Wesleyan Discipline
- (2) Effective evangelism and a record of new converts and/or believers’ baptisms incorporated into the church.
- (3) An intentional investment of financial and human resources into community and global needs.
- (4) A reasonable degree of financial stability, including the meeting of such obligations as it may have to the General Church and the district.
- (5) A reasonable degree of leadership and organizational maturity, with sufficient qualified persons to staff the minimum organization provided for in 2016 Wesleyan Discipline:810.