Browsing Archive: June, 2011

What's Next?

Posted by Doug Gebhard, Interim Pastor on Wednesday, June 29, 2011,

So now that we've done the history review what happens next? First of all, the history information will be reviewed by the Session and the Pastor Nominating Committee (PNC) once they're elected. This information will give insight into the ebb and flow of God's working in the Elkin congregation.

During July the Session will meet for two workshops at which they will discuss the specifics of the next steps in the transitional process. They will have two tasks to complete themselves: visiting anot...
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Report from the History Lunch

Posted by Doug Gebhard, Interim Pastor on Wednesday, June 8, 2011,

At the lunch on June 5th, everyone was given one Post-it note and told to write down the single most important event in the life of the church. Fifty feet of banner paper spanned the fellowship hall with years marking off the church's history in five-year increment (1895, 1900, etc.). 

Folks took their Post-it note and placed in on or near the date which corresponded with their note. We discussed each Post-it note with personal memories making the history come alive.

There were also green pric...

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Served as Interim Pastor March 20122 to July 2012.

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