Redding Pilgrim
Congregational Church, UCC

Council Reports

Reports filed by the council or its members

Connecting Report October 2016

December 21st, 2016

After a year of preparation, the French Country Market will finally be in town, this Saturday from 10am-3pm. This Market is our largest fundraiser of the year, bringing in nearly $7000 for local non-profit organizations that support our community. Rachel Hatch has been working hard, organizing lots of media appearances for the event, along with […]

Worship Report December 2016

December 1st, 2016

The first Sunday of Advent this year is November 27, so by the time we are in December, Advent (the season marked by the four Sundays before Christmas) is under way. Each week as we mark our progress toward Christmas Day with our planning, cooking, decorating and purchasing, the Rev. Ann will offer thoughts to […]

Learning Report October 2016

Dear friends, Nahoko Kawakatsu recently started a new job with Head Start. Congratulations, Nahoko!  She continues to take very good care of our Toddlers/Pre-schoolers on Sundays. We are lucky to have her. Kaarin and the school-age kids completed the ‘Season of Creation’ and have created a mural showing their learning.  Check it out. They will […]

November 2016 Pilgrim Council Meeting Minutes

November 19th, 2016

Pilgrim Church Council Meeting Minutes November 17, 2016 Call to order: The Pilgrim Council meeting was called to order at the home of Ann Corrin at 6:20 p.m. by Financial Seretary Bob Cross. Ann Corrin gave an opening prayer. Attendance: The following members were present: Rev. Ann Corrin, Bob Cross, Donna Nelson, Heather Hennessey, Larry […]

Serving Report November 2016

November 1st, 2016

Your Serving Co-co’s focus on caring for families and individuals within our congregation.  We help with celebrations (congratulatory cards, receptions and potluck gatherings), with supportive prayer (through the Prayer Chain), with meals for the homebound, with cards, notes, and phone calls to those missing from church services, and – occasionally – with transportation.  All of […]

Finance & Facilities November 2016

Finance As we enter the last quarter we are behind in pledges.  There is no reason to panic.  We often find ourselves in this situation this time of year.  A reason is that attendance at services is low over the summer months due to the number of congregation members who are out of town. Naturally […]

Learning Report November 2016

As the fall season brings shorter days, we give thanks for all of our summer fun and the learning brought forth by members of the congregation. Thank you to all the members and friends that provided children’s time throughout the summer months and while Ann was away. Having multiple adults connect with our Pilgrim children […]

Worship Report November 2016

Welcome back to our Rev. Ann Corrin! It is so good to have you with us again! Donna and I give a huge thank you to all the folks who kept our church flourishing even as Ann was on her sabbatical over the summer.  First, thank you to Ann for her amazing planning that gave […]

September 2016 Pilgrim Council Meeting Minutes

October 8th, 2016

Pilgrim Council Minutes September 29, 2016 Attending:  Tere Hancock, John and Pam Crowe, Larry Solberg, Dick and Paula Kahler, Heather Hennessey, Elizabeth Betancourt, Glenn Hoxie, Cajun James, John Egolf Absent: Rick Bonetti, Tyler Shuster, Jessica French, Andrea Gibbens, Barbara Cross, Bob Cross, Nancy Patterson, Donna Nelson Meeting called to order by Moderator Tere Hancock at […]

Worship Report October 2016

October 1st, 2016

Leading Causes of Life is the new theme starting in October. Be sure to come and hear how our members expand on this idea: October 2: John Crowe Choose Life October 9: Laura Ostman Healing Power: Connection October 16: Laura Ostman Purpose & Meaning: Coherence October 23: Welcome Ann as she returns to the pulpit! […]