The Session had further discussion about and made decisions regarding the work of a task group to plan for the future of Grace.
The Session approved renaming the Session Room the Conference Room.
At the request of Mission, Peace and Justice, the Session affirmed the Commitment to Peacemaking, which has been used by more than 4500 congregations to shape faithful and creative ministries of peace and justice.
Guidelines for gift acceptance and for memorial services were adopted.
The Session approved a prelimary 2018 budget.
Amy Harvell’s hours were increased from 3 to 8-10/week for 6 months to assist with children’s Sunday School.
The Session affirmed changing the name of the Covenant Endowment to the Louise and Denison Hatch, Sr., Endowment.
Alfred “Buddy” Gilley was removed from the active membership role due to death.