Stewardship Council Meeting Minutes

Stewardship Council Meeting Minutes February 13, 2015 The Stewardship Council met at the home of David and Glenna Borho at 6:30 pm on February 13, 2015. Present were Ed and Sharon Barrett, David and Glenna Borho, Blake and Chris Himmelwright and Jerry and Jeanette Siemens. Father opened the meeting with prayer. The minutes of the previous meeting were approved as written. Old Business Thank you notes were written and sent to each parishioner who returned a survey. It was decided that next year the card would be more personal. Sharon will organize a group who is interested in writing cards to parishioners for various occasions. Chris gave an update on the Liturgy Commission’s progress in contacting new ministers. She also reported that a thank you to those who returned their survey was published in the newsletter, bulletin and website. David will get in touch with parishioners who are interested in new (not previously on survey)ministries. Jeanette will contact parishioners interested in “social activities”. It was decided that the ‘treasure’ letter will be sent this fall, in accord with the diocesan stewardship calendar. New Business Lenten speakers are Lowell Brenner February 28, March 1 and Kim Evert on March 7,8. Each will be asked to speak for 5 minutes. Blake will contact them. The next meeting will be Friday, March 13, 2015 at 6:30 at the home of Blake and Chris Himmelwright. Respectfully submitted, Chris Himmelwright

Stewardship Council Meeting Minutes

Stewardship Council Meeting January 18, 2015 The Stewardship Council met at the home of Jerry and Jeanette Siemens at 5:00 pm on January 18, 2015. Present were Sharon Barrett, David and Glenna Borho, Chris Himmelwright, Father McKinney and Jerry and Jeanette Siemens. Father opened the meeting with prayer. The minutes of the last meeting were approved as written. Old Business Jeanette reported that 122 Time and Talent forms were returned. 104 forms included responses and 8 included contact information. It was decided that the Council would meet and write personal ‘thank you’ notes to each person who returned a stewardship form. This meeting will be Wednesday, January 21 at 7:00 at the Borho’s residence. Chris will publish the names of those who returned forms in the bulletin and newsletter. David will contact committee chairpersons and Chris will contact Liturgy Commission with results of survey. A discussion of Mark Roth’s presentation took place and it was decided not to plan additional events with him. New Business Jeanette encourage everyone to look at Eric’s article on the diocesan website, “101 Ways to Make your parish a place people can fall in love with Jesus”. The next meeting will be February 13 at 7:00 pm at the home of David and Glenna Borho.

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