The Overflow Shelter for Homeless has concluded its inaugural season of providing a safe and warm place for Winston-Salem’s homeless population. The project was an unprecedented success every night for nearly four months: 116 consecutive evenings from December 6, 2013 through March 31, 2014. Augsburg’s doors were open to a consistent group of 15-20 homeless… Read more »
Posts Categorized: Congregation Council
This is a great time to get involved in the congregation’s ministries and activities. Committees are gearing up and there are lots of ways to get involved.
Congratulations to the newly elected members of Congregation Council. Mary Armitage, Robi Brath, Anna Marie Carr, Amanda Cox, Scott Horn, Barbara Merced, and Patrick Weede were elected to serve for a three-year term 2013-2015. They were elected Sunday, November 18th at the annual meeting of the Congregation. The Congregation and the Congregation Council express their gratitude… Read more »
The Annual Congregational Meeting, Session 2 will be held on Sunday, November 18th during our combined worship service at 10:30 A.M. for the purpose of approving the budget and electing council members for the term beginning in 2013 and ending in 2015.
The Nominations Committee has presented the following names to Congregation Council for consideration for the term 2013 through 2015. Mary Armitage, John Bandle, Robi Brath, Matthew Brown, Anna Marie Carr, Amanda Cox, Beth Hickman, Scott Horn, Barbara Merced, Patrick Weede. The congregation will elect seven of the above ten at a called congregational meeting on… Read more »
At the October meeting of the Congregation Council: Kevin Kooken and Pastor Pugh reported on progress in developing a new Augsburg website that will provide a more informative and welcoming “face” to the community. Watch for an announcement when the new site is ready to go live. The Council received the report from the Nominations… Read more »