Council Meeting Minutes

Council Meeting Minutes April 7, 2014

Waters of Life Church Council Meeting

 April 7, 2014

     The church council meeting was called to order by Vice President Eric Kaiser at 7 pm A0pril 7, 2014.  Members present were Pastor Tim, Steve Hadley, Justin Dahl, and Linda Britton.  Also present were Linda Bergstrand and Ron Osborne.


Pastor Tim led us in devotions.


Motion by Steve Hadley, second by Pastor Tim to approve the minutes from the March council meeting.  Motion carried.


Treasurer’s Report

Motion by Pastor Tim, second by Steve Hadley for Eric to present the quarterly financial update following church on Sunday. Motion carried. 


Bubbling Brook Child Care Center

Linda Bergstrand reports Danielle will be advertising for a school age teacher.



Justin reports he has not been able to reach someone from the Helping Hand program but will continue to try.  He reported to members that the food program in Port Wing requires at least 100 tickets sold to pay for the food and delivery. Members wonder if there would be enough interest to have such a program at the church. Pastor Tim will check with other pastors to see if there would be an interest at their churches.

Pastor Tim reports cards are being mailed to area residents this week inviting them to services on Easter Sunday.



Eric reports the molding will be installed this week.  Saturday is cleaning day at the church.    


Second Congregational Survey

Council members discussed what information the second survey would contain and following a discussion, it was decided to have  Eric will bring a proposed list to the May council meeting for the final discussion on what the second survey will contain.

Old Business

Steve Hadley reports he spoke with the church insurance office and we have adequate insurance but it was felt that we should make sure that Shelby Lindquist is licensed, insured, and bonded.  Eric will contact her this week.

Linda Bergstrand will check on AED prices.

New Business

Steve Hadley reported members should read the editorial in the daily paper that emphasizes marriage.


The next council meeting will be May 19th at 7 pm and Justin will take the minutes as Linda will not be able to attend.


Following the Lord’s Prayer the meeting was adjourned at 8:18 pm.


Respectfully submitted,

Linda Britton