“Respond to Rejection” 01.19.20 – Pastor Kassebaum
GriefShare: “LOSS OF A SPOUSE” (1 DAY)
Monday, February 10, 12:30-2:30PM, Room 23
Loss of a Spouse helps men and women grapple with the challenges of being widowed. The seminar features an inspiring 35-minute video that’s filled with moving stories, practical advice, and a variety of perspectives on spousal loss. After the video, you’ll have an opportunity to discuss what you learned with other widows and widowers.
VICTORY VARIETY TALENT SHOW! – February 16, 3:00pm
On February 16th we are hosting a Victory Variety Talent Show, and we need you to be involved! Music, poetry, dramas, storytelling, whatever your talent might be, we want to have a lot of people and a great time sharing a variety of entertainment. The deadline to apply is February 9. For more information or to get your name on the list, contact Kristin Prouty: firstname.lastname@example.org or call the church office at 480-830-5024 xt. 133.
ARIZONA COYOTES vs. NEW YORK ISLANDERS
Monday, February 17, 2:00pm | Gila River Arena, Glendale, AZ
Join us for a night of celebration with friends and family from Victory! Lower level tickets $60. Sign up and pay at the Welcome Center by February 2nd. Bus leaves Victory at 12:30pm.
MOVIE MATINEE – “I Can Only Imagine”
Join us for a free movie & popcorn!
Sunday, February 23, 3:00pm & Monday, February 24, 11:00am (2 showings)
Growing up in Greenville, Texas, Bart Millard suffers physical and emotional abuse at the hands of his father, Arthur. When Arthur becomes terminally ill, he finds redemption by embracing his faith and rediscovering his love for his son. Years later, Bart’s troubled childhood and mended relationship with his dad inspires him to write the hit song “I Can Only Imagine” as singer of the Christian band MercyMe.
2019 CONGREGATIONAL MEETING SUMMARY
Our annual meeting was held on November 17, 2019 with 67 members and 7 non-members in attendance. The focus, and highlight of the meeting, was an inspiring year-in-review video presentation of Victory’s past year of ministry and service set to some of our most beloved hymns and Christian songs. The business portion of the meeting produced the following results: 1) Merle Bauman and Sue Privett were re-elected to three-year terms on the congregation council. 2) Ross Kirchway was re-elected to a three-year term on the Victory Foundation. 3) A nominating committee consisting of Sharon Kays, Lois Magnuson, Darrell Guy, Sharon Scott and Jim Felten was elected. 4) A spending plan of $1,213,420 was adopted for the calendar year 2020. 5) An amendment to the Foundation By-Laws related to the formula for determining how funds available for grants would be calculated was adopted. 6) The minutes of the November 2018 Annual Meeting and an April 7, 2019 Special Congregational Meeting were approved. 7) In other business, those present heard an update on our nearly completed Sanctuary Renovation Project, 8) Next year’s annual meeting was set for Sunday, November 15, 2020 at 1:00pm. The meeting adjourned at 1:45pm.