Elder Update: August 2018

What was discussed?

  • Guest Presentation: John Buedel reviewed communication needs and available resources to start implementing for The Network.

  • Kettering Preaching Team Lead Search: Slingshot has begun the process of examining potential candidates to send to the Kettering Search Team.

  • Xenia Preaching Team Lead Search: Xenia Search Team and elders finalizing candidate recommendation.

  • Apex Family Meeting: The Elders discussed the purpose and details of a Family Meeting and are aiming for early an October date. They wanted to have the meeting in September, but there were too many events and did not want to do it over the summer with the potential of several members being away or out of town.

  • Administrative Team Report: Year to date giving is 8.3% below budget but controlled spending gives us a positive cash flow.

  • 2019 Budget: Admin Team will begin to prepare the 2019 Budget. Staff to begin submitting budget recommendations.