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April 2017 Vestry Update

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Posted by Mary Martha Churchman on

At its meeting April 5 (earlier than usual due to Holy Week), the Vestry voted to enter into an agreement to lease space to Kinhaven Preschool for three years beginning next fall.   Kinhaven will occupy rooms 207, 212, 215, and the nursery during weekdays, at times when we do not need or ...

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March Vestry Update

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Posted by Mary Martha Churchman on

At the March meeting the Vestry heard updates on the progress of the four new revenue initiatives and the final stages of the renovation project.  The Vestry reviewed and approved the 2016 Parochial Report, a standard statistical report required by the Diocese and the national church.  ...

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February Vestry Update

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Posted by Mary Martha Churchman on

The 2017 Vestry met in a weekend retreat at the Diocese of Virginia conference center at Roslyn, near Richmond on Friday and Saturday (2/10-11).  We spent time getting to know each other and preparing for the year’s work by worshipping, sharing our spiritual journey, agreeing on ground ...

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January 2017 Vestry Update

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Posted by Mary Martha Churchman on

At the January Vestry meeting everyone present individually expressed their appreciation for the contributions of outgoing members Anna Alt-White (Senior Warden) and Hal Bean.  Major discussion topics included the successful completion (almost) of the renovation of the nave, preview of the ...

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December Vestry Update

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Posted by Mary Martha Churchman on

The Vestry met a week early to avoid busy Christmas week.   The major topic of the meeting was approval of the proposed budget for 2017.  Members engaged in vigorous discussion of our ongoing annual operating budget but ultimately approved the budget with an estimated deficit just under ...

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November Vestry Update

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Posted by Mary Martha Churchman on

At its meeting November 16 the Vestry took time to reflect individually and collectively on the impact of the Presidential election on us and particularly on our sister congregation San Jose. In addition our opening devotions and closing prayers offered spiritual resources to comfort and encourage ...

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October Vestry Update

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Posted by Mary Martha Churchman on

At its October meeting the Vestry approved a proposal from the Alternative Revenues Committee to establish an initiative to seek grant funding for selected Saint George’s programs and activities.  Mila Lynn Floro has volunteered to lead the effort to coordinate with ministry areas to ...

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September Vestry Update

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Posted by Mary Martha Churchman on

Your Vestry scribe was preoccupied with baseball in September and October, so this update from the September meeting comes to you late. The Vestry learned that the schedule for completion of renovations in the nave has slipped, but we still anticipate returning to the space during Advent. ...

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July Vestry Update

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Posted by Mary Martha Churchman on

At its July meeting the Vestry considered a report from the Ad Hoc Committee on New Revenue, approved dissemination of a letter/article about the refugee forums, received news of the resignation from the Vestry of Mel Lilliston, and elected Mary Martha Churchman Register for the remainder of the ...

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June Vestry Update

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Posted by Mary Martha Churchman on

The June Vestry meeting was uneventful.  Other than approval of May minutes and Treasurer’s reports, no actions were taken or decisions made.  Building maintenance and renovation reports took up most of the meeting.  Water damage to the ceilings in two meeting rooms was ...

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