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Being on the Vestry

Being on the Vestry – A Commitment to God and Church By Lori+ and Meg Amouroux Are you looking for a way to contribute to the vitality of our church? Do you enjoy great company, joyful laughter, and making a difference? Every Episcopal Church (Parish) has a vestry, a group of individuals who are elected by…

Vestry News – October 2015

The vestry most recently met on Thursday, October 8, for their monthly meeting. We start each of our meetings at 6:30, sharing a meal provided by a vestry member. The business portion of the meeting begins at 7:00 with an opening prayer. Among the topics discussed: Due to treasurer Lynn Locher being away, the September…

Vestry Meeting Report – Summer 2015

The St. James’ Vestry met for a combined July/August meeting on Thursday, July 30, 2015.  We start each of our meetings at 6:30, sharing a meal provided by a Vestry member. The business portion of the meeting begins at 7:00 with an opening prayer. After review and approval of the June financial reports, we welcomed…

Vestry Report for June 2015

The vestry met on Thursday, June 18, for their monthly meeting.  We heard from our parish treasurer, Lynn Locher, regarding the healthy state of our finances, and thanked her and Jan Brandt for their time and energies with our recent diocesan audit. Nancy Casteneda updated us about St. James’ Cares, and the program’s launch scheduled…

Vestry Report for May 2015

The vestry met on Thursday, May 14, for their monthly meeting. We start each of our meetings at 6:30, sharing a meal provided by a vestry member. The business portion of the meeting begins at 7:00 with an opening prayer. Our Children’s Minister, Jan Scrutton, addressed the vestry. She reviewed recent activities that have taken…

April Vestry Meeting

The vestry most recently met on Thursday, April 9, for their monthly meeting. We start each of our meetings at 6:30, sharing a meal provided by a vestry member. The business portion of the meeting begins at 7:00 with an opening prayer. We reviewed the agreement and policy between St James’ and Cub Scout Pack…

Vestry News

Your vestry met for its monthly meeting on Thursday, March 12. Our meeting opened with our financial status update. We are very pleased to see a positive financial status (see the Financial Summary in the Window).  All are encouraged to contribute their pledges on a regular basis, to maintain our cash flow and allow us…

February Vestry Meeting

The St. James’ Vestry met on February 12th . This was our first business meeting as the new vestry. We spent the evening discussing the business of the church, and planning for the larger ministry project work for the year ahead. We will again be working on project-based teams, rather than clusters as has been…