The FUMCC Church Council met on Monday, December 16 for a gathering of discernment and holy conversation. The meeting was first convened as a Charge Conference for the purpose of receiving and acting on the 2014 Pastor Compensation recommendation from Staff Parish. The Church Council adopted the 2014 Pastors Compensation recommendation from Staff Parish. Click here for the 2014 Pastors Compensation.
The Church Council approved a 2014 budget of $2,654,392. This represents a 5% increase from our 2013 budget and gets us back to our 2010 budgeted dollars. The 2014 budget includes a 3.5% salary increase for the pastors and church staff and $50,000 for our new worship service ‘1st on Chatham’ at the Cary Theater. The NC Conference has committed to send FUMCC $52,000 in 2014, $35,000 in 2015, and $17,000 in 2016 in support of our new worship service ‘1st on Chatham’. Please click here for the 2014 budget.
The Council approved the recommendation from Nominations for John Huffman and Preston Sutton to fill two vacancies on the Board of Trustees.
The Council reviewed and approved the Credit Card policy submitted by the Finance Committee. Click here for the policy.
The Council reviewed and approved the Columbarium documents submitted by the Columbarium Building Committee. Click here for the documents.