The Session heard the faith story of Jazmine Partin and welcomed her into membership of Grace.
Kendra Peebles discussed with the Session her desire to start the process of becoming ordained as a minister of the Word and Sacrament in the PCUSA. By unanimous vote, the Session affirmed her sense of call, agreed to sponsor her, and endorsed her to enter the process as an inquirer. This endorsement will go to the Commission for Preparation for Ministry for its decision.
The Nominating Committee moved the nomination of Denise Yanaura to fill the unexpired term of Kristi Dowdle on the Session for the class of 2020. The motion was approved without dissent.
The Session approved the baptism of Brayden McCampell Lyons during Easter Sunday worship.
Confirmation of Greta Peterson will also occur on Easter, but the Session will need to examine her at a separate called meeting. Isaac Adams will be baptized on May 12th. The Presbyterian Foundation will also visit on May 12th to take photos and video.
Anita Wright has begun working in the office on Mondays and Tuesdays to allow Angelica Sprunger to reduce her hours as office administrator.