Redding Pilgrim
Congregational Church, UCC

Council Reports

Reports filed by the council or its members

June 2016 Building/Financial Report

June 2nd, 2016

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 […]

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 […]

April 2016 Worship Report

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 she elaborates […]