November 2021 Recap

November 2021 Recap

Here is a brief summary of the issues discussed and actions taken at the Congregation Council meeting on November 9: Passed a motion that the “Congregation Treasurer shall disburse the amount of $15,000 from the Rose Diestler Estate Gift Fund to Iringa Hope, Iringa,...
November 2021 Recap

October 2021 Council Recap

Treasurer Update – Chris Thornton reported that giving for the first quarter of the year is significantly less than we budgeted.  Giving is normally a bit slow at this time of year, but at the beginning of October, we were about $23,000 behind. ...
November 2021 Recap

July 2021 Council Recap

Here is a quick look at issues and actions address by the Congregational Council on July 13, 2021. Discussed next steps in the St. Paul Area Synod’s Liberating Structures initiative.  A work group of Council members will begin planning for two projects:A survey...
November 2021 Recap

June 2021 Council Recap

Here is a quick look at issues and actions addressed by the Congregational Council on June 9: Preparations for the semiannual meeting of the congregation on June 27. Approved a draft annual operating budget to be presented for review and approval as required by our...
November 2021 Recap

May 2021 Council Recap

Here is a summary of the key issues and actions addressed at the May 11, 2021 meeting of the Congregational Council: Reviewed the ideas generated at the Council retreat held on May 2. A common vision for the coming year is to encourage greater communication and...