Cedar Grove Church - B.R.I.D.G. E.ing People to Christ-likeness
Vision Team  April 8, 2019 

Purpose ~ Acts 20:28 ~ Pay careful attention to yourselves and to all the flock, in which the Holy Spirit has made you overseers, to care for the Church of God, which he obtained with his own blood.  

Objective: To equip, encourage, challenge and unite the Church to exercise leadership gifts in B.R.I.D.G.E.ing people to Christ. 

Open with Devotions & Prayer ~ Jesus, the Greatest Servant Leader
                                                      Pastor Tony

Vision Team Members ~ Bill Moore, Angie Wise, Mark Moore, Tracy Frech & Chuck Willcox.  

Recorder ~ Cindy Young  

Approval of Minutes   

Financial Update ~ Angie Wise 
                   
Facility Update ~ Chuck Willcox 
               

Old Business ~  No Old Business
                
Ministry Evaluation ~            
     ~BRING                        
           Several recent opportunities to reach out to our community have 
               been met with success...
            2 Collections for families who suffered fire
            Lenten collection for NM Food Pantry
            Becky Sleppy ~ serves a Soup Kitchen Coordinator ~ 
                                      Next serving in May
             Deacons will bring back 5th Sunday Missional Offerings
             We will serve as an OCC Drop Off for 2019
             Looking to offer two Short-Term Mission Experiences in the Fall
             Brethren Service Center ~ New Windosor, MD
             Operation Christmas Child ~ Charlotte, NC
                                        
     ~REFLECT                        
            Sunday School  is up and running
                 Thank You to all our teachers
             Adult SS class will begin a study called The Jesus Paul Knew.
             KidZone format has worked well.  Last meeting until fall is in
             May.  Thanks to Rosemary, RaeJean & Charlotte
             Deacon Board has been going through a multi-month evaluation
              of the Office of Deacon to continue to grow in meeting the
              needs of CGC
             4 Youth and 1 Adult will be attending National Youth Conference
             in Pennsylvania in June

               
        ~IDENTIFY                        
            Euchre Party ~ New fun addition ~ will do again
            Chili Cook Off ~ Tracy did another fine job! She even made a 
             display of pictures and the names of past winners.  It will be hung
             in the FLC soon.
             Fellowship Breakfast in Laura was a success ~ looking toward a
             quarterly event.
             Love Feast ~ April 14, 2019
             Community Easter Egg Hunt ~ April 20, 2019 (Brittani Hampton)
               Easter Breakfast ~ April 21, 2019 (Jill Moore)
              J. Wise ~ looking to a Dragon's Outing
              Summer Picnic & Baptism at Downing's Pond ~ August 4, 2019

            
      ~GIVE                        
                 Lynn Morrow is serving as Worship Leader                
                 Holy Week Services are planned and ready                
                 Spring Sermon Service ~ "Life of Peter"
                 National Day of Prayer Service ~ HSBC May 2, 2019 ~                                                                                                             6:30PM
                 Graduation Recognition Sunday ~ June 2, 2019
                           
New Business ~ 
                  Discussion on 125 Years of Ministry on Love Road Ideas. 
                   Cat's Meow (Youth Fundraiser)
                   Guest Speakers ~ Bill Moore suggested Glen Timmons & 
                   Ken Oren as guest speakers along with an organ recital.
                   Planting of more Cedar Trees ~ there will be price quotes
                   gotten and possibly offer the church family to purchase a 
                   tree in Honor and/or Memory of loved ones.                                 
Prayer/Adjournment·
                Pastor Tony closed in prayer       
                

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