Our Savior’s Council Meeting
Thursday, September 5th, 2019
Present: Glenda, Brenda, Dave, Elaine, Nancy, Pastor Dennis
Absent: Denny, Renita, Ron, Mavis.
Glenda called meeting to order at 6:10pm.
Devotion & Prayer: Pastor read from 2 Corinthians– chapter 4 and led us in prayer.
Secretary Report: The report from July 11 was presented for all to read. Motion to approve by Elaine and second by Brenda. Motion carried.
Treasurer’s report: The report from July was presented for all to read. Brenda questioned using the word gift for one deposit. It should be changed to general deposit. Motion by Dave to approve with change and Elaine second it. Motion carried. The report from August was presented for all to read. Motion by Brenda and second by Elaine. Motion carried.
Board of Missions: Andy received a grant from Thrivent to use for buying water , soda, and other items needed for the Car Show Food Stand . Profit will go to the After School Program. Glenda will talk with Ron about getting information about Warrior Pack. Jordan’s Local Mission is doing a winter clothing drive. Coats, snowpants, boots, hats and mitten donations are needed. Glenda will check with Chris about updates for Clothes for Compassion. Shelia has agrees to be on the Faith Building committee. Thrivent’s Generosity Days will be held September 14th from 9am-1pm on the square in Monroe. Pastor plans to do 100 gift bags for cancer patients going thru treatments. Items needed for gift bags are hand sanitizer, carnation breakfast drinks, hand cream, sun screen, lip balm and cross word/word find books. Motion by Elaine to donate $100 towards the purchase of gift bags. Nancy second. Motion carried. Reaching the unreached –Rodney & Malinda are in Africa. They ask for prayers.
Board of Parish Life: Sunday school starts September 15th .They will sing the second Sunday of each month. Food Pantry Sunday is September 15th. The survey from Mutual Ministry is due back on October 1st.
Board of Stewardship: The hole in the parking lot needs to be fixed before the car show. Pastor will talk to Jesse. Pastor will look for a post for the new handicap sign. Discussed replacing lights in kitchen and fellowship room with LED lights. Dave will check on prices.
Old Business: Sound system is working okay now. Pastor served as Hospital Supply Chaplain one week in August. He is scheduled to serve again the week of September 9th.
New Business: Soup Supper/Harvest Sale will be held Wednesday, October 2nd. Dave will ask Cal Shaver to auctioneer.
Reminders: Joint service at Jordan September 29th with potluck, 10:30am service.
Next Council meeting: Thursday, October 3rd, 6pm.
Motion by Nancy to adjourn, Brenda second. Motion carried. We adjourned at 7pm. And closed with the Lord’s Prayer.
Respectfully submitted by Glenda for Renita