Council minutes July 9, 2015


Mora United Methodist Church

Administrative Council Meeting – July 9, 2015

Present: Robin Priebe, Pat Gorham, Val Prax, Pastor Rob Pesola, Dick Smith, Janell Anderson, Naomi Schultz,

Jan Anderson, Edna Cole.

Meeting called to order by Chairman, Robin, at 7 p.m. Minutes of June 11 meeting reviewed and upon

motion by Pat/Jan/carried and approved. Pastor Rob led prayer.

Pastor: Annual meeting with District Superintendent/Monday; Vacation planned August 16 -23, continuing

sermon series from Romans.

Christian Education: VBS/August 4-6, 6 to 7:30 pm, set-up Aug. 3, CORE will not meet. Confirmation will

begin mid-September, Jesus After School to continue this fall, BBQ to Canoe, Boundary Waters Canoe Trip

needs overnight accommodations for August 12.

Financial: Financial Secretary report given by Jan. Upon motion by Janell/Pat/carried/report approved.

Treasurer’s report given by Janell. Upon motion by Pat/Naomi/carried/report approved.

Trustees: Dead trees have been removed, property/garden fence has been installed, parking lot will be

striped, issues with outdoor lighting discussed

WICS: Couples bridal shower for Riley/Nikki planned for Father Hennepin picnic on July 12, Chili & Pie/ Oct. 22

Missions: Feed My Starving Children trip scheduled for Oct. 10

Other: Discussion on a new church pictorial directory. Motion Janell/Pat to produce a new directory in-house

as soon as feasible, carried and approved. Timeline to include updating membership list and researching

available computer program options.

Meeting Adjourned at 8:15 pm. Next meeting to be held on August 13, 2015.

Respectfully Submitted:

Edna Cole, Council Secretary

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