Highlights from the most recent Church Council Meeting

¨ Approval was given for First Steps Child Development Center to explore the addition of an infant/toddler playground.

¨ We started a “Junior Choir” this fall, designed for 3rd-6th grade students.

¨ The final deadline for our June 2020 trip to England is Monday, September 30.

¨ Stephen Ministers are exploring the possibility of offering a new 50-hour training program in early 2020.

¨ A new Grief Group will begin on Monday September 30th and run for 7 weeks. We are hoping to offer a Divorce Recovery Group this fall.

¨ We need people to drive guests to our Community Meal the last two Wednesdays of the month.

¨ $50,582 of the total Missions budget of $90,517.50 has been distributed.

¨ Finance reported that our annual review by Pugh CPA was very positive and very complimentary of Linda Bowen and the FUMC staff for their efficiency.

¨ Finance reported that as of the end of July, 59.4% of revenue has come in and 58.2% of expenses have gone out.

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