Outreach and Service, May 30, 2017

Outreach and Service Commission

Tuesday, May 30, 2017

 

Present:  Bill Dornbush, Jennifer Dornbush, Diane Jackson, Andrea Davis, Carmen Rapp

Opening Devotion: Bill read excerpts of Hebrews 13 and the lyrics of Bob Dylan’s “The Times They are a-Changin’.”

 

Correspondence:  There was no correspondence.

 

Minutes:  The minutes were approved as written. 

 

CURRENT BUSINESS:

Fair Trade Products – Bill 

Selling assignments:

June 4:  Diane, Andrea

June 11:  Carmen, Linda

June 18:  Marsha and Jack

June 25:  Bill and Jennifer

 

Homeless Ministries Taskforce Update- Bill

The Taskforce is waiting for Catholic Charities working with the City of Santa Rosa to decide about a $20,000 budget item. The Taskforce is trying to put together things at Stony Point, hoping they will receive the $20,000 from the City of Santa Rosa. 

 

Church Council Report – Andrea

Pastor Jim Current was present.  The Finance Committee presented a report on the current deficit.    

The church’s neighbors are concerned about who to contact in case of problems with people from Spirit Café coming early and hanging around afterward.   Andrea’s O&S report to the Council is on the church’s website under News/Meeting Minutes/Church Council Minutes May 13.

 

VIM Update – Diane

Nineteen people including 4 youth have signed up for the VIM four day trip, June 11-16. Sonoma Chanson Concert benefitting VIM is Sunday, June 4th at 4:00 p.m.

 

Community Garden – Jennifer

Master Gardener’s Food Gardening Workshop is Saturday, June 3, the regular garden workday.

One remaining bed will be planted and used for food donations.

 

NEW BUSINESS:

There was no New Business.

 

Bulletin Board:

June – VIM photos and June 25 VIM offering information, Diane

 

Roseleaf Articles for July:  (Checking to see if Roseleaf will be July/August edition).

Back to School Supplies – Andrea; UM Student Offering, Native American Offering, Bill

 

The next meeting will be Tuesday, June 27, 4:00 p.m., in the Carriage House.

The meeting was adjourned at 5:00 p.m.

 

Respectfully submitted,

Carmen Rapp

 

 

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