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Search Status, page 2, 2019

Rector Search progress from January 2019 to present

01/20/2019: The fourth meeting was held to finalize the 1st focus group sessions, discuss the survey results, and review our Project Plan To-Do list. A link to an online sign-up sheet for the focus groups was sent out in the 1/10, 1/17, & 1/24 weekly emails, as well as Sign-Up Genius notifications to the member's email addresses.

02/03/2019: The congregational focus group was held Feb. 3 following the 10 a.m. service. Three groups of 6 people met in separate classrooms for about 90 minutes. Childcare was provided. Five “special interest” focus groups were held separately from the congregational group:  Youth, Sunday School/Parent group, DOK, Choir, & Church Operations Volunteers.

02/10/2019: The last group of focus group sessions were held. Phone calls and emails were sent to those unable to participate in the group sessions. The results were summarized by the note-takers from each session and sent to the Focus Group Lead, Ashley Bryda, for consolidation into a report. The fifth meeting of the committee is 2/17/2019 to go over the focus group findings.

02/20/2019:  The first draft of the Community Ministry Portfolio (CMP) is being collaborated and edited by the committee members. The Vestry is finalizing Section II, Compensation of the CMP with an expected completion date of March 1, 2019.