Minutes from January 24, 2019

Minutes

Thursday, January 24, 2019 7:00 am

We opened with the Bonhoeffer reading and Allan led us in a prayer.

Members present
Bert Ackermann
Kit Barrett
Roy Biberdorf
Jim Brock
Larry Crowson
Rick Deaderick
Jon Dittrich
Allen Douglass
Les Hargrove
Monty Harris
Jim Hodge
Joe Johnston
Ed Lester
Danny Maddox
Donald McGavin
Andrew Morehead
Greg O’Connor
Herky Payne
Jim Phillips
John Threadgill
Curtis Tipton
Royd Walker
Terry Wertz
Allan Willoughby
Bill Wood
Announcements
Lent starts March 6. We need to start thinking about a study.
Social
Danny talked to Archer’s BBQ and got a better price of $8.00 per person.
We will issue invitiations to specfic men.
Friday, Feb 22 at 5:30 PM soical hour and 6:30 PM dinner. Bring hor d’oeuvres for the Social Hour or a dessert
Family Promise went fine last week.
Mark Sanders asked for help with Mardi Gras, March 5: setup and takedown
Dave Traver passed away ealier this week. Among his many contributions to Ascention was to setup the Usher’s Rotation when the church was firsst started.
Ed will be out on February 7 and 28. We need someone to open the church, make the coffee, take the minutes, and pass out the Bonhoeffer reading.
Please let Ed know  if you prefer not to be included on the new Breakfast List that begins in March.
We now have 26 men who have made a deposit to go on the Retreat.
Program: Andrew Morehead presented his bio
Program next week: Gigi Logan’s Bio
Breakfast next week: Jim Hodge
Prayer requests
Paul and Mary Lee Bergeron
Bob and Laura Barnes
The Traver Family
Joe and Suellen
JIm and Pam Brock
Karen Ladd
Russell Baker, columnist for the New York Times
Les McLauren and family
Janice Kell
Jim and Judy Bower, Jim is now in hospice
We closed with the Prayer of St Andrews