Get On Board, January 8, 2019

At its January 8, 2019 meeting, the UUFA Board of Trustees accomplished the following.

The Board discussed reflections on the Ministry Council/Board retreat; goals accomplished in 2018/19 and still to be done; Congregational participation and communication about the future of UUFA; upcoming “Expanding Our Opportunities” small group discussions for all the Congregation in January.

Actions approved were a policy on large capital purchase decision procedures; extension of thanks and appreciation to everyone who participated in the Expanding Our Vision (EOV) building project; gifts of a weekend getaway to Iva King and to Herb West for their extraordinary service to the EOV project.

These reports were accepted and discussed as necessary: Minister’s Report (verbal); Expanding Our Vision Report; Treasurer’s Report; Building & Grounds Maintenance Tasks and Responsibilities throughout the year.

Future agenda items are: diversity training, and consideration of policies and education related to social media.

Events in January and February:
— “Expanding Our Opportunities” discussion groups about the future of UUFA — choose among several dates/times on Fellowship Hall sign-up sheets or at the UUFA website
— UUFA Grand Opening Celebration of Community, Saturday, 1/19/2019, 3:30 p.m.
— MLK Ecumenical Service, Sunday, 1/20/2019, 5:00 p.m., Mount Pleasant Baptist Church, Athens
— Quarterly Connections, Saturday, 2/2/2019, 9:00-12:00 noon

To read the adopted December 11, 2018, Board minutes, please click here. The next regularly scheduled meeting of the Board of Trustees is Tuesday, February 12, 2019, beginning at 7:00 p.m. You are welcome to attend this meeting; please share any comments you have with any Board member.

Respectfully submitted,
Barbara Teskey, Secretary, UUFA Board of Trustees