Mission Planning for the entire Church
Mission Planning Meetings: Summer 2013-Spring 2014
Present: Anne & Jack Duncan, Steve Townsend, Macy Plemmons, Garry, Kim, and Callie Plemmons, Raymond & Donys-Kaye Merrill, Dean Jacobs
Jack opened our meeting with prayer.
Anne made the suggestions that we form a mission team now that can begin to address many mission needs.
Monthly meetings are scheduled: First Monday of each month for all who are interested.
Needs: Choose a coordinator of meetings/agendas; Choose a coordinator of fund-raising.
Dean: We need to look at both local and international needs
International: continue partnership with Mr. Fred Wall, Haiti
Date choices for 2014:
Jan 29-Feb 7
Work we hope to do in Haiti:
Construction --or repairs -- at Mr. Fred's compound; possibly pews, projects
Taylor & Donald Lee - resources for information
Ex: grass-cutting; VBS; Rake leaves
Fund Raising was discussed: suggestion that we do things more often now...not just close to travel time;
- Suggestion: LRBC Annual Pig-pickin and blue grass; Include music - all types on a schedule; church choirs
- Silent Auction at July 4th picnic
- Rummage Sale
- Breakfast on Saturday -
- Collecting iron/metal
: Taylor has Community Center on 2nd week of each month-uses in the evening; available for us to use during the day.
Youth Mission Trip:
Church in DuckTown
Clothes closet organizations
Sleep in parsonage?
Plan for devotional
Last week in June
Can serve up to 800 a week
Ass'n: Raymond-check with Mr. Fred on Dates
Follow-up - youth mission opportunities