2016 Wesleyan Discipline: 2272
2272. A missionary or other worker duly appointed to serve under the Global Partners Division may retain membership in the local church and district where membership is held as of the time of appointment by the General Board. The missionary or other worker shall also relate to the national church where assigned and shall hold membership as set forth in The Discipline or other regulations adopted for the particular field to which assigned and according to the Policy of the General Board for Global Partners. The missionary or other worker shall be amenable for all conduct to the proper authorities on the field or area of service, the Executive Director of Global Partners and the General Board as set forth in the General Board Policy on Church Discipline and the Policy of the General Board for the Global Partners Division.