NEWS FROM SESSION January, 2017
Business from the January meetings of the church Session included: Finalizing details for our January 29 Congregational lunch and meeting:
- Grateful re-election of Susan Farris as our Treasurer
- Review of final financial totals for all of 2016
- Discussion of the proposed 2017 Budget Discussion of a proposed amendment to our church constitution, to reduce the size of our Nominating Committee. The congregation will vote on this at the annual meeting
- Prayer (as at every meeting) for one of our committees, and for joys and concerns shared by Session members.
Revs. Laurie and Rodger thank the Paris Presbyterian Session for approving a medical leave of absence for Laurie, as strongly urged by her doctor. Rodger will cover her church activities. The medical leave will run into March; Laurie hopes to join us in worship for some of the Sundays between now and then.
MONDAY EVENING BIBLE STUDY
The Monday evening Bible study will meet every Monday in February, from 7:00 to 8:15 in the Koinonia Kafe, continuing the six-week study: “Reflections on the Lord’s Prayer.” Do you remember when you first heard it? When you memorized it? A time it was especially meaningful to you? How can we make saying it more meaningful?
by Jeanette Levellie I’d had one of those days that you don’t even wish on your grumpy landlord. My computer wasn’t talking to my printer. After two hours on the phone, they were friends again, [...]