His Church Anglican
Vestry Minutes for January 21, 2015
Allen opened with prayer at 7:12 p.m.
Attendance: Pastor Allen, Tom Bixler, Steve Antoniotti, Susan George, Sue Grunkemeyer, Noreen Panizzoli, Russ McDonald, Tom Bertino
Minutes: December Minutes correction should read steeped not seeped in Pastor’s Report. Motion by Susan to accept minutes as amended, seconded by Tom Bixler. Approved.
Treasurer’s Report: Giving trend continues to be up be 23% over 2013 even with flat attendance. Net worth increased by $2,250; net income gain of $1,234. Designated funds increased by $1,671; other non-designated funds stand at $30,941. Net gain for 2014 is $13,344.
Budget for 2015: No surprises. $205,000 budget for 2015. Balanced within $150 with assumption of revenue being the same or a little less than 2014. Changes: added line for substitute musicians and special music; Greg and Dean to receive a stipend of $50 per month for their help in the ministry. Budgeted $400 per month for food pantry and $125 to the Christ fund with designated funds to be spent before these line items are used.
Vertical Ministry for young people on Fridays at First Church of the Nazarene should be better publicized in the Abider or website.
Requested that a deadline be made when asking for input or responses from the Vestry.
Annual Meeting: Russ will speak on finance; Allen will speak about the condition of the parish. Tom agreed to another year on the Vestry. Tom Bixler, Steve Antoniotti and Gloriann are stepping down. Barbara Middlekauff, David Morphew and Chris Darnell are praying about joining the vestry.
Adjourned at 8:28 p.m.
Noreen Panizzoli, Office Administrator