Outreach and Service Commission, October 24, 2016

Outreach & Service Commission

(Education, Justice, & Action)

 Meeting Minutes

Monday, October 24, 2016 - 3:00 p.m.


Attendees: John Creager, Andrea Davis, Bill Dornbush, Jennifer Dornbush, Diane Jackson, Dian Jorgensen, Lindsey Kerr


Opening Devotion: Bill opened the meeting with a reading from Romans 5



Fair Trade Products - Bill

Selling assignments


  • Oct. 30 – Linda Morrissey
  • Nov. 6 - Dian
  • Nov. 13 – Andrea, Carmen
  • Nov. 20 – Marsha, Jack
  • Nov. 27 – Diane, Linda

[ED: Revised as of 11-3-2016]


Homeless Ministries Taskforce Update - Bill, Jennifer and John

There is a meeting planned for November 9 at 6:30 pm with neighbors and RL Stevens families.

There was a meeting with the Wright School Board with broad support

Grants are being explored to fund the practical aspects of a community

There is a HUTS (tiny housing space) build going on at Stony Point which needs some construction knowledge help


VIM Update – Diane Jackson

The Lake County trips were very successful. A wrapup meeting is planned with more planning for next year.


Thanksgiving Offering – Jennifer

The offering will be for FISH on 11/20, the same Sunday as Consecration Sunday


Greeting Card Ministry – Bill

Bill has changed the web site page to reflect the desire to have people contribute locally.  He will send information from Ruth to Mary for possible office volunteer help.




Socks, underwear collection – Diane Jackson

We will do this again.  Andrea will organize the collection boxes and prepare the bulletin board.  Diane will write a Roseleaf article.


SHIFT planning – Bill

Bill reviewed the SHIFT planning documents for Service, attached.





Calendar and Plan for 2017

We reviewed and agreed on the planning calendar for 2017, attached.


Bulletin Board: 

November - Thanksgiving Offering for F.I.S.H. – Andrea

December – Socks and Underwear - Andrea


Roseleaf Articles for December, (due November 5)

            Christmas offering - Diane

            Socks, Underwear collection - Diane


Next Meeting – November 28 at 3 PM  location Carriage House


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Mon, 10/24/2016 - 15:00