That the Assembly

1. commit its members and programs to work with synods and other parts of the Church to continue to highlight the issues faced by First Peoples at this time, and to developing appropriate responses in partnership with Congress;

2. request the Standing Committee to continue to give attention to the way the various Councils of the Church give authority to Congress so that they can exercise real control of ministry and mission among First Peoples; and

3. support the Northern Regional Council of Congress’ opposition to fracking on Aboriginal land, and convey this position to the Northern Land Council.