Highlights (Agenda) for upcoming and recent Session meetings:

Please note that the Session meeting is always open for members to attend and the Minutes (records) are public and available for any member of the church to read and may be found in the church office.

 

Session Agenda September, 2018

Class of 2018 Class of 2019 Class of 2020
Aaron Brooks Anna Booher Nancy Allerton
Stuart Parker Han Ong Rebecca Beck
Chuck Thompson Pete Holler Davie Hyde
Randy Cook Lee Galliher Jordan Pennington
Debbie McMillin Pete Stigers Jerry Poteat

 

 

Call to Order

Quorum Ascertained

Devotion & Prayer (Pete Holler)

Setting the Agenda

Signups 1.Communion

Clerk’s Report:

  • Communications:
  • Approval of Minutes
    1. Stated Session: August 27, 2018
    2. Special Meeting: September 9, and September 16, 2018
    3. Congregational Meeting: none
    4. Receive Deacons minutes:none (did not meet in July)
  • Motions made/approved via email:
    • Community Seeking Unity Facility Use Request, passed with fee waiver

Membership Records:

New Members
  1. By Transfer, Mr. and Mrs. Bruce and Sarah Gannaway from First Presbyterian Church, Sumter, SC .
  2. By Transfer, Dr. and Mrs. Robert and Rebecca Tate from the Presbyterian Church of the Resurrection.
  3. By Transfer, Mr. and Mrs., Ron and Manda Fox from Cedar Springs Presbyterian Church, Knoxville, TN.
  4. By Transfer, Mr. and Mrs. Andrew and Piper Arnold from Central Presbyterian Church, Bristol, VA.
  5. By Affirmation of Faith, Ms. Ann Rowell . Previously a member at Wilmington Christian. By Transfer.
  6. By Affirmation of Faith, Ms. Amy Webb. Amy was previously a member at Central Christian Church, Bristol, TN.
  7. Transfer, Mr. & Mrs. Richard Andrew Porter and Rebecca, from Central Presbyterian Church, Bristol, VA.
  8. By Transfer, Mr. Samuel Weddington  from First Presbyterian Church, Maywood, NJ.
Birth
Baptism
Confirmation
Marriage
Transfer to Another Church
Removal from Roll
Death

 

Minister for Discipleship Report (Dave Welch):

Moderator’s Report (Sam Weddington):

Facilities Use:

  • habitat for Humanity
  • paramount Chambers

Committees: Reports or Recommendations

  • Finance (action item)
  • Worship:(action items)
  • HR: (action items)
  • Buildings & Grounds:
  • Stewardship
  • E&O
  • MEF (action items)
  • CE

Other Information Received and Distributed

Items for Reflection?

  • Safety and Security

Upcoming Event Reminders:

Adjournment and Closing Prayer

Date for next Stated Meeting             Monday October 22, @ 7:00 PM (Devotion: Rebecca Beck)                                                          

                                                  

                       

                                                  

                       

                                                  

 

 

Session Agenda August, 2018

Class of 2018 Class of 2019 Class of 2020
Aaron Brooks Anna Booher Nancy Allerton
Stuart Parker Han Ong Rebecca Beck
Chuck Thompson Pete Holler Davie Hyde
Randy Cook Lee Galliher Jordan Pennington
Debbie McMillin Pete Stigers Jerry Poteat

 

 

Call to Order

Quorum Ascertained

Devotion & Prayer (Han Ong)

Setting the Agenda

Signups 1.Communion 2. Elder Commissioners to Presbytery (Tuesday, Sept. 4)

Clerk’s Report:

  • Communications:
  • Approval of Minutes
    1. Stated Session: July 23, 2018
    2. Special Meeting: none
    3. Congregational Meeting: none
    4. Receive Deacons minutes:none (did not meet in July)
  • Motions made/approved via email:
    • Jobs for Life classroom use. passed
    • Reading Buddies meeting. passed

Membership Records:

New Members
Birth
Baptism
Confirmation
Marriage
Transfer to Another Church
Removal from Roll
Death

 

Con Sauls: Nominating Committee Holston Presbytery

Moderator’s Report (Sam Weddington):

Facilities Use:

  • Bristol Music Club auditions
  • DAR
  • King Symphonic Choir

Committees: Reports or Recommendations

  • Finance
  • Worship:
  • HR:
  • Buildings & Grounds:
  • Stewadship
  • Worship
  • E&O
  • MEF

Other Information Received and Distributed

Items for Reflection?

  • Safety and Security

Upcoming Event Reminders:

  • Sept. 9 Education Kickoff (Children, Youth, and Adults) in the Fellowship Hall
  • Sept. 16 New Adult Classes and Classrooms (New Members, Young Adults)
  • Session Meet with New Members (September 9 & September 16

Adjournment and Closing Prayer

Date for next Stated Meeting             Monday September, 24, @ 7:00 PM (Devotion: Pete Holler)