Stated Meetings

 Presbytery Digest
October 24, 2017

 
Attendance:  Teaching Elder 28: Ruling Elder 26; Christian Educators 1; Council Members 3; Guests 8
 

Highlights of the Presbytery:
  • Worship – Celebrating the Reformation
  • Report from the Moderator
  • Report from Council & Synod
  • Welcome two new ministers:  Rev. Pam Lupfer & Rev. Amir Tawadrous
 Presbytery approved the following:

  • Presbytery minutes from May 23, 2017 & received Trustees Minutes May 11, 2017, plus Council Minutes May 11, 2017 & August 31, 2017
  • Elected General Assembly Commissioners & Young Adult Delegate:   Ruling Elders:  Marcia Buhl, Bob Sillars.  Teaching Elders: Cynthia Wickwire Lindquist, Amir Tawadrous YAD: Kaitlyn Khayat
  • Nominating Slate for Committees:
    Trustees:    Don Houck 2020, John Krestic 2020
    Personnel:            Bill Hennessy 2020
    Council Member at Large:    Eloise Booker 2020
    CPM: Doug Ronsheim 2020
  • Increase raising Presbytery Minimum to 1.7%
  • Formed Administrative Commission to work with Blasdell dissolving & closing the Church.  Then selling property & content to the Blasdell Church International Communion of Charismatic Churches.
  • Approved calls for Cathy Rieley-Goddard & Wayside; Amir Tawadrous & Amherst.  Approved a covenant between Pam Lupfer & Alden.
  • Presbytery meetings in 2018: January 20th; April 17thJuly 17: October 23rd.

 

Next Presbytery Meeting
January 20, 2017
Wayside Presbyterian Church