Congregational Meeting Notes Jan. 24, 2016
Lakewood United Church of Christ, St. Petersburg, FL
11:45 Call to Order – Mary Weber
Opening Prayer – Adrien Helm
Introduction of new advisors for 2016: Charlie Lewis, Dana Cosper, and Jim Andrews
Gratitude expressed to out-going Advisors: Earl Waters, Vita Uth, Bob Bell
Proposed 2016 Budget was presented by Bill Parsons
Q and A about the budget
Call for the vote on the budget – Claire Stiles
The vote was unanimous affirmation of the 2016 Budget
For the good of the church – Comments from Claire
Meeting closed with the singing of “Weave, Weave, Weave Us Together” led by Claire
Those present: Mary Weber (Sarah Weber), Bill Parsons, Kay Rencken, Dana Cosper (Jackson Cosper), Charlie Lewis, Mary Beth Lewis, Adrien Helm, Claire Stiles, Yoko Nagami, Preston Poe, Bob Bell, Yvonne Riesen, Don Ritchie, Ron Huff, Wilbur Reid, Genie Terrell, Gordon Terrell, Victoria Long, Fran Whitney, Mark Gibson, Colleen Coughenour, Lucille Ruga, JoAnne Reid, Jeff Wells, Patti Cooksey, Emily Bell, Kim Wells.
The budget is posted separately on the church website.