Council meeting highlights:
- Ann Marie presented a preliminary report on possible updates to the church website, member management, office management, and financial management. The 2018 approved budget included $2500 for communications improvements. Discussion followed. Motion: Permission to pursue moving ahead with Member Management & Financial Management. This would include for Member Management a $599 onetime cost for Servant Keeper, and then $600 annual cost, with additional $299 annual cost for the help desk. For Financial Management, a one-time cost of $380, and then $70 annual cost. Motion was seconded and approved with none abstaining and no votes against.
- Motion: to invite Juan de Dios Lopez to teach and preach at Zion, with Zion providing airfare and lodging. Discussion followed. Point on Zion’s credit card would pay for the airfare. Motion was seconded and approved with none abstaining and no votes against.
- Due to work and health concerns, this will be Nicole [Reese] and Michael's [Chard] last meeting, they need to step down from council. Nicole’s 3-year secretary term would have ended in May, and Michael’s team member (building & facilities) a year from May. They expressed thanks for this opportunity to serve, and the joy they have felt while serving Zion in this capacity. They will cherish the friendships made while on council. Volunteers for Council Secretary and Team Members are needed and appreciated!!
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Evangelical Lutheran Church in America, Rocky Mountain Synod
ZION EVANGELICAL LUTHERAN CHURCH
1070 Foothill Drive
Salt Lake City, UT 84108