Redding Pilgrim
Congregational Church, UCC

Council Reports

Reports filed by the council or its members

July 2016 Pilgrim Council Meeting Minutes

July 29th, 2016

The Pilgrim Church Council meeting was called to order with prayer at 5:30 p.m.on July 28, 2016 by Moderator Tere Hancock. Attendance –  The following Council members were present: Pam Crowe, John Crowe, Larry Solberg, Glenn Hoxie, Tere Hancock, Rick Bonetti, Lu Trullinger, Paula Kahler, Dick Kahler, Tyler Shuster and Andrea Gibbens. Not present: Donna Nelson, Jessica […]

June 2016 Pilgrim Council Minutes

July 18th, 2016

The Pilgrim Church Council meeting on June 30 2016 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, Tyler Shuster, Bob Cross, Barbara Cross, Heather Hennessey, Larry Solberg, Nancy Patterson, Donna Nelson, Dick Kahler, Paula […]

June 2016 Learning Report

June 2nd, 2016

June 5th.  will be our Promotion/Graduation Sunday when we will recognize all of our students for the work they have completed this school year.   Special recognition will be given graduates of 8th grade, high school, college, and grad school. On June 12 and June 19,  our school age kids will be working on crafts for […]

June 2016 Serving Report

During May we arranged to have  Molly Cole’s  paintings on display  in the Hallway at church.  George Cole  generously loaned the paintings  for us to enjoy as a tribute to Molly who  passed away in March. After discussions at the Council retreat  we  are hoping to arrange for an all church picnic on  August 28th.  […]

June 2016 Building/Financial Report

The painting project is nearing completion. Special thanks to all those who helped pitch in during the process; namely: Glen Hoxie, John Crowe, John Egolf, Caroline Nillson, George Cole, Heather Hennessey, & Liam Gibbens-Egolf. There will be one or two more days of touch up work left to complete, but the woodwork has all been […]

June 2016 Worship Report

One busy month coming up…we thought the coming of summer meant moving into a relaxed laid-back time, but no! June is packed with four not-to-be-missed Sundays. • The Rev. Ann Corrin’s sermon theme, The Tie that Binds, continues throughout June with concepts to ponder regarding why and when we work together and our how relationships […]

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 […]