Treasurer’s Report – See financial report for details. All bill/salaries were paid.
Pastor’s Report – Council has decided to suspend the food shelf for now. Will re-evaluate in the future.
Council Member Reports
Branding/Website – Chris Van Ert – Initial website launch is live.
Property – Tom Thomalla – No update.
Youth – Rochelle Benson – “It is with a heavy but thankful heart that I announce I will be stepping down as Cross of Glory’s Youth Leader. The past six years have been an amazing experience that I will look back on fondly. My last day will be December 31st. I would like to thank the families who have allowed me to be a part of their children’s life. It has been amazing to watch them grow and change throughout the years. Cross of Glory’s Youth are the best and I am so thankful I have gotten the opportunity to be a part of such an amazing group.” Rochelle would like to find multiple adults to step in to help with this ministry.
Finance – Jill Thompson – No update.
Worship – Matt Verkuilen – No update.
Discussion/Action Items – Old Business – Discussion about need for safety deposit box, ongoing fire monitoring problems, draft of youth council description tabled until December, sign changes, approved Counting Policy and Credit Card Policy, approved proceeding with carpet cleaning in fellowship hall/hallway, approved motion to proceed with having Shelley Kinsel wallpaper women’s restroom, gathering names for Mission Profile/Call Committee members, approved policy for Girl Scouts to use our space.
Discussion/Action Items – New Business – Year of Renewal Program introduced which is a program to help lead congregations into the future. Approved a motion to wait until spring to evaluate paying down the roof loan. Acquired quotes and set up snow removal for the winter. Denied a request to use our parking lot to park a truck. Approved a motion to set aside memorial contribution for a future project.
Adjournment/Lord’s Prayer: Meeting adjourned at 8:36pm.
Melissa Emerson, Council Secretary