Jan. Minutes- 2020 Elders

Meeting Date/Time: 01/14/2020


Gary Cooper, Steve Thomas, Kim Kollmeyer, Greg Dement, Jason Garner

Doug Pratt, Richard Detring,


Pat Province, Tim Crites, Kraig Sutherland


Old Business:

  • Opened in prayer and devotion

  • Kim Kollmeyer read minutes and approved.

  • Pastors report:
    Lenten Schedule
    Ash Wednesday, 2/26 11am and 6:30pm both with communion.
    Lenten Services 3/4,11,18,25, April 1 at 11:00 am & 6:30 pm
    Maundy Thursday, 4/9 - Good Friday 4/10 6:30 service
    Easter Sunday Service 4/12 Sunrise 7:00am and 10:00am both with communion
    Discussed care of Colette Ludwig & Leora Geissing

New Business:

  • Building Program( Going Beyond- Finishing Strong) is being revitalized. Reminder letters have gone out.
    Sermon series on stewardship and the Going Beyond campaign is being planned for Sunday Lenten services .
    The GB meeting is January 19 at 11:30 am.

  • Cemetery Report: The Odd Fellows cemetery now has a section for Lutheran burials. Jon Cozean has more information.

  • The finance board is being reestablished .
    The Elders were reminded to turn in the money for new robes.
    Elders were asked to help with nominating members to serve on varies boards for Church & School
    Microphone issues were discussed.

  • The elders discussed broadcasting Pastors Sermons on the radio. More information to follow.
    Church Service is live on Facebook on Sunday Mornings.
    Vicar program, as help for the Pastor, was discussed.
    Pastor greatly appreciates the help from the Elders in all areas, especially the shut-in visits.

  • meeting was adjourned with the Lords prayer