Licensed and credentialed ministers of the Conference must reside in the United States and Canada. They are members of the North American Ministerial Council and have the privilege of deliberating, voting, holding all appointive positions and elective offices with the following exceptions which shall be reserved to those holding credentials:
- Delegates to the International Ministerial Congress.
- Members of the License and Credentials Committee.
- Those assigned matters pertaining to the discipline of those holding license and credentials.
(As stated in the Bylaws of the North American Ministerial Council of the Church of God (Seventh Day)
Therefore be imitators of God as dear children. -Ephesians 5:1 (NKJV)