•Summer Schedule Survey. A survey requesting parishioners’ preferences for summer worship times is available for completion. Every active St. Luke’s parishioner should take the opportunity to voice preferences for summer worship. Please complete the survey before September 30 (available online on the St. Luke’s homepage).
•Evangelism Program. “Invite-Welcome-Connect” will be held at St. Luke’s on September 8-9. Parishioners will hear stories from other growth-oriented Episcopal churches and generate ideas and next steps to help St. Luke’s grow.
•Space for The Ansley School. The Vestry approved a resolution to provide space to The Ansley School for both teaching and administrative purposes.
•Christian Education Report. Susanna Roberts and Drew Vann reported that Rally Day is scheduled for September 9 and will mark the start of Adult Christian Education as well as Children’s, Youth, and Family Ministries programming for the church program year. Elizabeth Shows Caffey (associate priest for Christian Education) has prepared a full calendar of Adult Education classes (information is available on the church website). Kristin Houser (f.k.a. Lennon, director of children, youth, and family ministries) has been busy preparing for this year including:
•HVAC/Boiler. The boiler project is moving forward. The Vestry approved a plan to borrow funds for the project. The boiler loan will be paid back with interest out of annual operating (pledge-supported) funds. In the future, projects like this one would ideally be funded out of pledge-supported Church reserves