Summary of Stated Session Meeting February 22, 2018
The Session welcomed new members Amy Grinstead and Adele Bruchey. Wayne Bruchey, honorably retired from the Presbytery of Sheppards and Lapsley, was welcomed as an active participant in the life of our congregation.
The Session discussed creating a task group to envision how changes in our buildings will better accommodate the mission God calls us to. This group would seek ideas from all Grace groups and all who attend Grace.
The Mission, Peace and Justice Committee is investigating a program in Auburn that provides small no interest loans to persons who might otherwise use payday lenders that provide loans with very high interest rates.
Policy guidelines for the work of the Stewardship and Finance Committee and the Grace Treasurer were adopted.