Minutes from August 1, 2019
We opened with the Bonhoeffer reading and Allan led us in a prayer.
Social this Friday, tomorrow. Set up at 5:30, Happy hour at 6:00 and dinner at 6:30. $8.00/person, BYOB. Bring chips, finger food or a dessert. We have 38 signed up currently. Danny passed around the sign up sheet one last time.
Roy asked that we read the introduction, section one and two
Aron Mast is OK. He will attend when he can.
Les moved that we offer a scholarships up to $200 per individual for those who want to attend the Men’s conference and cannot afford the cost of attending. The motion passed.
John Robertson suggested that we place a row boat somewhere around the church to attract attention to the brotherhood.
Terry suggested we continue our discussion on racism next week and push back the list of programs. We will.
If you are interested in attending the men’s conference and need a scholarship, please contact Les at (865) 919-0935 or John Robertson at (865) 805-2412.
Program: Ron Wells, Ten Myths White People Believe About Racism
Program next week: Roy Bieberdorf, “When Society Becomes Addicted” by Ann Wilson Shaef
Breakfast next week: Ed Lester
Danny’y and his mother
Richard and Sandy Bender
Sam and Sherry Swan
Justice Knox and our participation in it
St Luke’s and our relationship with their congregation
Paul and Mary Lee Bergeron
Joe and Suellen
We closed with the Prayer of St Andrews