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The Nominating Committee is seeking voting members of HAGLC to serve on next year’s Congregational Council. Collectively, the Council oversees operations and acts as Board of Directors for Hill Avenue Grace Lutheran Church. Meetings are the second Tuesday of the month, from 7-8:30 pm. Individually, Council members also have oversight of specific areas.
For 2016, the following positions on Council are open:
Vice President – substitutes for the President as needed, in charge of Rally Day
Treasurer – maintains accounts, disburses funds, reports to the Council and the congregation, and oversees the work of the Finance Administrator, who is responsible for day-to-day bill paying and payroll
Education – oversight of Sunday School, adult education, and Vacation Bible School
Evangelism – oversight of visitor information, advertising and promotion, and developing new members
Finance – budget preparation, management of endowments, funds and audit arrangements, and oversight of offering accounting done by the Financial Secretary
Personnel – advise on employment and supervision of all employees and serve on the Mutual Ministries Committee
Stewardship – responsible for motivating members to support our ministries through contribution of time, talent and treasure
Youth and Congregational Life – oversight of activities and programs that will lead to Christian fellowship and service, Grace Forums, and the Advent Dinner
Also open are positions on the 2016 Nominating Committee.
We hope all members will prayerfully consider possible service on the Council in 2016.
Is the Holy Spirit calling you to serve? Please contact Tony Velasquez, 626.200.7649, firstname.lastname@example.org