Commission on Presbytery Operations

 

Commission on Presbytery Operations Members

Membership: 9 (teaching elders and ruling elders)

Class of 2017
Chris Conlin
Lou Perli
Michael Roys
Class of 2018
Le Roy Ennenga
Nancy Skoog
Gloria Vande Brake
Class of 2019
Nathan Lamb
Scott Prouty
Anna Williamson
 
Budget and Finance Task Force Personnel Task Force
Chris Conlin Le Roy Ennenga (chair)
Scott Prouty (chair) Nathan Lamb
Michael Roys Lou Perli
Nancy Skoog Anna Williamson
Gloria Vande Brake  

Co-Chairs: Scott Prouty and Le Roy Ennenga

The Commission of Presbytery Operations will:
  1. Between the meetings of the Presbytery, use delegated authority to take actions on behalf of the Presbytery as necessary 
  2. Provide oversight for the Presbytery's budgeted and designated finances, according to the presbytery’s Fiscal Accountability Policies (Manual of Operations: Article V, Appendix 1) 
  3. Provide oversight for the Presbytery's property (Manual of Operations: Article V, Appendix 1) 
  4. Act as Trustees of the Presbytery in accordance with the presbytery’s Fiscal Accountability Policies (Manual of Operations: Article V, Appendices 1, 2 and 3) 
  5. Provide oversight of the Presbytery staff and implement the presbytery’s approved personnel policies (Article V, Appendix 10) 
  6. Nominate members to serve on the Committee on Representation 
  7. Be responsible for maintaining communications with the Synod of Lake and Prairies and the General Assembly (G.3.0302: c, d and e) 
  8. Appoint and dissolve administrative commissions if need arises (G-3.0109b) 
  9. Receive proposed changes to Articles of Incorporation, Bylaws, and Operating Procedures and recommend action to presbytery.
Intentions for Living Out the Vision:
We will build and maintain healthy relationships with one another, the Synod of Lakes and Prairies, the General Assembly and its agencies, and the wider faith community. 

Book of Order: G-3.01; G-3.0101; G-3.0104-0113; G-3.0301; G-3.0302; G-3.0303f;  G-4.01; G-4.02
 
2017 Per Capita: $39.80 per member based on 2015 church membership
General Assembly - $7.50
Synod of Lakes & Prairies - $5.30
Presbytery of Minnesota Valleys - $27.00
 
 

2017 Meeting Dates

10:00 -2:00 on Saturday, January 21 - Presbytery Operations at FPC Willmar
10:00 a.m. on Thursday, February 16 - Budget & Finance Zoom
10:00 - 2:00 on Tuesday, March 7 - Personnel meeting at presbytery office
10:00 a.m. on Thursday, March 16 - Budget & Finance Zoom
10:00 a.m. on Thursday, April 20 - Budget & Finance Zoom
10:00 a.m. on Tuesday, May 16 - Presbytery Operations at Westminster Worthington
10:00 a.m. on Thursday, June 15 - Budget & Finance Zoom
10:00 a.m. on Thursday, July 20 - Budget & Finance Zoom
10:00 a.m. on Tuesday, August 22 - Operations at First Presbyterian Church of Saint James
10:00 a.m. on Tuesday, September 12 - Personnel at Christ United Marshall
10:00 a.m. on Thursday, September 21 - Budget & Finance Zoom
10:00 a.m. on Thursday, October 19 - Presbytery Operations Zoom
10:00 a.m. on Thursday, November 9 - Budget & Finance Zoom
10:00 a.m. on Thursday, December 21 - Budget & Finance Zoom