Redding Pilgrim
Congregational Church, UCC

Council Reports

Reports filed by the council or its members

May 2016 Council Retreat and Meeting Minutes

May 23rd, 2016

Minutes from 5/21/16 Council Retreat A Pilgrim Council Retreat was held from 9:30-4:30 p.m. at New Clarivaux in Vina. Pastor Ann led the Council attendees in several community building exercises then spoke to us at length about maintaining a calm and non-anxious leadership style during her upcoming sabbatical. After meeting in small groups, the Council […]

May 2016 Worship Report

April 28th, 2016

Worship Report May 2016 The Rev. Ann Corrin’s sermon theme, As He Told You, runs through May 15th as we continue our celebration of Easter. You’ll notice the Easter symbols of light and new spring life remain in the sanctuary throughout the Easter season. The birthday of the Church, Pentacost, is May 15th this year.  […]

May 2016 Building/Financial Report

Building, Landscape, Finance Coco Report Everything is coming along well with the Building, Landscape Finance Committee (BLFC). One should note that both pledges and loose plate collections are little behind if we average monthly predicted income through the year.  There is no need to declare a financial emergency yet. We are planning a work day […]

May 2016 Connecting Report

Co-Co Connecting Report  We have been incredibly busy these last few months, connecting with: the wider community, other organizations, the media and with each other! In February, we organized and hosted a public presentation by: Stand Against Stigma, called: “How to Strengthen Your Faith Community’s Healing Power Through the Lens of Mental Health”. In March […]

April 2016 Pilgrim Council Minutes

April 21st, 2016

Pilgrim Church Council Minutes April 21, 2016   The Pilgrim Church Council meeting was opened by Moderator Tere Hancock at 5:35 p.m.. Rev. Ann Corrin led with an opening prayer. Attending: The following members were present – Rev. Ann Corrin, Tere Hancock, Pam Crowe, John Crowe, Barbara Cross, Bob Cross, Larry Solberg, Nancy Patterson, Lu Trullinger, […]

April 2016 Connecting Report

April 4th, 2016

In March Pilgrim applied for a grant from the Shasta Regional Community Foundation, “The McConnel Fund.” The grant awards funds for Arts and Culture and Community Vitality among other purposes. We hope to use these funds to improve the building for community events. If you’ve taken a walk around downtown Redding lately, you may have […]

April 2016 Financial Report

All totals are as of the end of Feb. 2016 1. General Fund: $10,113 2. Restricted Fund: $15,096 3. Building Fund: $16,366 4. Endowment Fund $82,301 5. Income for Feb. $10,930 6. Expenses for Feb. $14,946 7. Inc. year-to-date $29,301 8. Exp. year-to-date $32,353 The general fund income in February was $3,000 less than our […]

The Christian Season of Ordinary Time begins the first week of April this year, the Sunday after Easter. We will celebrate this season for 34 weeks – until Advent comes again. Ann’s Post Easter sermon theme, As He Told You, begins April 3. We will all want to be there to expand our understanding as […]

April 2016 Learning Report

Our children’s programs are providing a strong foundation for all children to feel safe, important and a sense of belonging. A big thank you to our teachers: Kaarin, Kelli, and Nahoko who continue to make learning fun and educational. The Easter service brought us the sound of the children’s sweet songs under the direction of […]

March 2016 Giving & Building Report

February 29th, 2016

Giving – New & Experienced Leadership At the 2016 Pilgrim Membership meeting we welcomed John Egolf to replace Bill Justice as coco chair.  Bill served as lead coco for the past several years sharing his valuable wisdom and experience. His oversight and input was key to passing balanced budgets and following through on projects such […]