The Knox Session
About the Knox Session: The Session is made up of
Ruling Elders who are elected representative of the congregation.
The Session, in association with the pastor, exercise government (and discipline)
and take oversight of the spiritual interests of the Church.
to: Session News
Nominating Committee for 2006:
Gary Clark, Nick Snow, Cindy Wackerbarth, Traci Whitmoyer
& Chuck Workman (Alternate)
Knoxs Session, the principal governing body of the
Church, in an effort to communicate more fully with the congregation, has decided
to publish the highlights of its meetings in the Newsletter. Full copies of the
minutes from previous meetings are available in the church office.
Session held its monthly meeting on May 21, 2007 in the church library.
A discussion was held regarding the special Family Sunday, on
May 20. The Session concurred with the idea of holding such Sundays on a regular
people have expressed a desire to join Knox. A new member class will begin in
June, with specific dates to be announced.
last day for childrens Learning for Life will be Sunday, June
10. Also, Susi Ennis will be preaching on June 10 while the Hales are attending
a family wedding.
June 24 will be Youth Sunday. We will receive the Confirmation Class
into membership that day. The Session will meet the class, for a special breakfast,
from 9:15-9:45 a.m. We will also recognize our Christian Education helpers and
Knox choir, on June 24.
Session approved the recommendation to hire someone for Family and Childrens
Ministry, for July and August, using the presbytery grant money we have
received for transformation. The part-time director would be responsible
for organizing a couple of outreach events for kids and families, over the summer.
June 3, the Session will host a volunteer fair, which we are calling First
Serve. It will be held after worship and give the congregation an opportunity
to help with a particular ministry need.
Presbyterian Mens group of Knox will lead worship on June 17 and host a
barbeque after church.
The next Session meeting will be held June18.
Remember--good ideas are
meant to be shared, so please share them, particularly with any member of Session,
or the Nomination Committee.
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of Session News
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Presbyterian Church SUMMARY REPORT by the Alban Institute