2016 Wesleyan Discipline: 633:1
From Wesleyan Discipline
- (1) General Business. The local church conference may be called into special session by the pastor, or in times of emergency by the district superintendent, for the transaction of any business other than the election of officers, with announcement from the pulpit in two regular services, the first of which shall be given not less than one week before the appointed time. Notice shall also be given one week in advance in the church bulletin, when such is available. The requirements for special sessions dealing with legal or property matters are set forth in 2016 Wesleyan Discipline:4040 and 2016 Wesleyan Discipline:4700.