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The minutes of MGBC Business Meetings are below for the month indicated.

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MYRTLE GROVE BAPTIST CHURCH  5920 Lillian Highway, Pensacola, FL 32506 -- 850-455-7389 MINUTES OF THE REGULAR BUSINESS MEETING ON March 23, 2016 The   Regular   Business   Meeting   was   held   on   March   23,   2016,   at   6:00   pm.      The   meeting   was   held   in   the fellowship hall and was opened in prayer. CLERK’S   BUSINESS:      Bonnie   Quinley   presented   the   minutes   of   the   February   24,   2016,   Regular   Business Meeting   as   printed   in   the   March   Business   Meeting   package.         Motion   to   approve   by   Jack   Windley   and seconded by George Butler.  APPROVED by show of hands. Requests for Letters of church membership:   for February:  From:  Melrose Baptist Church, Roanoke, VA for the letters of Alton & Nell Butler.  Motion to approve by George Butler and seconded by Diana McFarlane.  APPROVED by show of hands. New members to be approved:  for February :   Profession of Faith:  None Statement of Faith :  Frank Leen, Melissa Leen, Jeremy Clautice, Corina Guzman, Mary Smitherman, Chris Corelone, Maiko Corelone Letter:  Mary Young Motion to approve by Paul Sauls and seconded by Diana McFarlane.  APPROVED by show of hands. TREASURER'S   REPORT:      Richard   Main   presented   the   Financial   report   for   February   as   presented   in   the   March Business Meeting package.  Comment:         Richard   Main:      As   you   can   see,   February   was   a   lean   month.      We   were   a   little   short   for   expenses this   month.      We   paid   our   bills   ahead.      We   were   not   that   bad   off   for   year   to   date,   about   $600   short.   For   the month   of   March,   we   are   running   right   at   what   is   required   for   the   first   three   Sundays,   but   we   are   way   below the firewall.  We are hoping that this Sunday that giving will be generous.  Motion   to   approve   the   financial   report   presented   for   February   was   made   by   Joe   Cato   and   seconded   by   Gene Mitchell.  APPROVED by show of hands.  COMMITTEE REPORTS:  Personnel Committee:  Chuck Keistler presented the following recommendations: 1.      The   Personnel   Committee   recommends   that   Myrtle   Grove   Baptist   Church   hire   KIisha   Lubischer   as   Nursery Worker and Kristie Aligood as Nursery Coordinator.  Vote was taken by secret ballot. NEW    BUSINESS    :        Kevin    Simmons    made    a    motion    to    cancel    the    6pm    services    on    Easter    Sunday    and homecoming.  Motion was seconded by Ray Linnville.  APPROVED by show of hands.  ANNOUNCEMENTS:      Chris   Larsen   gave   an   update   on   our   disaster   relief   program.      Rondall   Youmans   is   our director   for   disaster   relief   and   they   work   under   our   Missions   Committee.      We   now   have   our   trailer   and   have added   some   equipment.      Right   now   the   main   expense   is   shelving   for   inside   the   trailer   so   we   can   organize   the materials,   such   as   garbage   cans,   shovels   and   different   things   like   that   for   cleaning   up.      We   do   not   have equipment   like   chain   saws   and   such   right   now.      The   training   for   our   region   is   June   4,   2016,   at   Emmanuel Baptist   Church   in   Pace.      Anyone   who   is   interested   in   becoming   certified   through   Florida   Baptist   Disaster Relief may come over to Pace on June 4.  ADJOURNMENT:      Motion   to   adjourn   by   Kevin   Simmons   and   seconded   by   Chuck   Keistler.      APPROVED    by show of hands.    _____________________________ ____________________________ Bonnie Quinley, Church Clerk Ron Lentine, Moderator