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by ckmcdonald
Sun Dec 08, 2019 9:26 pm
Forum: General Clerk Discussions
Topic: Budget Incease for New Youth Program?
Replies: 7
Views: 103

Re: Budget Incease for New Youth Program?

The current handbook allows for the collection of funds from participating members for one girls camp, one boys camp and one day-camp per year. (HB#2 13.2.8) It is this policy that the wards in our stake have used in the past to fund camps (collect from members). It might be a rumor but we were led ...
by ckmcdonald
Sun Dec 08, 2019 4:03 pm
Forum: General Clerk Discussions
Topic: Budget Incease for New Youth Program?
Replies: 7
Views: 103

Re: Budget Incease for New Youth Program?

In the wards of our stake the funds to support a girls and boys camp as well as a primary day camp have been paid for by a fee/head by the parents of the youth attending. If I understand correctly, we are not to request funds from members for these activities any longer. So in order to have these ev...
by ckmcdonald
Sun Dec 08, 2019 3:14 pm
Forum: General Clerk Discussions
Topic: Budget Incease for New Youth Program?
Replies: 7
Views: 103

Budget Incease for New Youth Program?

It is our understanding that for the new youth program beginning Jan 1 that funds should not be solicited from members to pay for youth activities such as camps. Is the intent for the youth leaders to spend less on weekly youth activities to preserve budget funds to cover the cost of youth camps and...
by ckmcdonald
Wed Nov 13, 2019 11:18 am
Forum: General Clerk Discussions
Topic: New YW Group Names
Replies: 8
Views: 336

New YW Group Names

As the ward YW Presidencies in our stake implement the more flexible way they are now allowed to group the YW, including naming these groups, they and ward clerks are reporting that LCR is very restrictive in what it will allow the groups to be named. The most troubling to them is the enforcement th...
by ckmcdonald
Sun Oct 20, 2019 7:57 pm
Forum: General Clerk Discussions
Topic: Sunday School President
Replies: 6
Views: 663

Re: Sunday School President

drepouille wrote:If a new president is called, and he wants to retain either or both of the current counselors, then the counselor(s) must also be released, interviewed, called, sustained, and set apart.


This sounds correct, is there a reference for this in the Handbook?
by ckmcdonald
Tue Aug 06, 2019 6:10 pm
Forum: General Clerk Discussions
Topic: Assistant Ward Clerk vs Ward History Specialist
Replies: 6
Views: 316

Re: Assistant Ward Clerk vs Ward History Specialist

If a bishop called an Assistant Ward Clerk to be over historical work what besides the Ward History would he do?
Seems like there are two different position define to do the same thing?
by ckmcdonald
Tue Aug 06, 2019 1:41 pm
Forum: General Clerk Discussions
Topic: Assistant Ward Clerk vs Ward History Specialist
Replies: 6
Views: 316

Assistant Ward Clerk vs Ward History Specialist

Handbook 2 (13.4.3) states that an Assistant Ward Clerk can be called to be over "historical records", among other things like finance, membership, etc. I understand that the Ward Clerk is responsible to create the annual ward history which I'm assuming falls under (or is) this reference o...
by ckmcdonald
Wed May 22, 2019 1:07 pm
Forum: General Clerk Discussions
Topic: Viewing Past Ward and Stake Histories
Replies: 1
Views: 466

Viewing Past Ward and Stake Histories

In the pamphlet "Church History Guides" the #1 stated purpose of creating Ward and Stake Histories is to "Bring members closer to Christ by helping them remember what God has done for His children and that He always fulfills His promises." This statement strongly suggests that th...
by ckmcdonald
Tue Feb 19, 2019 10:58 am
Forum: General Clerk Discussions
Topic: Ward Name Change - Ramifications
Replies: 1
Views: 383

Ward Name Change - Ramifications

Last Sunday we officially changed the names of 6 wards in our Stake. Can I get a few of you that have been through this recently to talk about the ramifications of this. Topics like: Updating stationary, donation envelopes, checks, bank accounts, signs and plaques, (?), etc. HQ told me that nothing ...
by ckmcdonald
Tue Feb 05, 2019 6:05 pm
Forum: General Clerk Discussions
Topic: Dragon Naturally Speaking - Patriarch
Replies: 0
Views: 364

Dragon Naturally Speaking - Patriarch

Can I get a few of you to comment on the success/failures, pros/cons of a Patriarch using Dragon?
Thanks

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