Business Meeting 7/27/23

The business meeting started at 4:15pm with seating of the delegates. Pastor G. Karl Gaston commissioned the delegates and opened with prayer. John Aclin called the meeting to order. Nominations for President, Secretary and Vice President Outreach were opened for floor nominations all were closed with no further nominations. The positions of Secretary, Carolyn Witham, and Vice President Outreach, Karen Weires, were accepted by a vote of acclimation. Steve Barnett presented the financials and answered...

Keynote Address: An Isolated Christian is a Paralyzed Christian by Rev. Sharon Walker

Pastor Sharon led us through an “I Notice, I Wonder” exercise on our Hebrews 10: 24-25 theme verse before discussing how Barnabas was a major encourager to Paul and Mark throughout the New Testament. “Encouragement is like a rising tide – it lifts up every boat.” She encouraged us to live a life of encouraging others with the Good News of Jesus. Author: Jean Eisen Photo by: Jean Eisen

Orientation for 1st Time Attendees by Jane Winge

Jane Winge, from Good News Via de Cristo, led a lively question-and-answer session for first-time attenders. She discussed the different types of presentations available during the annual meeting, including exchange of idea (EOI) sessions, the keynote address, and targeted talks followed by discussion, much like each person may have experienced on their weekend. There will also be opportunities for fellowship with a team Bible trivia contest, a Hawaiian-themed adventure, and a 50th anniversary party. Author:...

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