SOUTH TEXAS PASTORS’ ZOOM MEETINGMarch 20, 2021
SOUTH TEXAS PASTORS’ ZOOM MEETING
Bishop Dr. Ethan W. Ogletree Sr. – State Bishop
March 20, 2021
“See, I am doing a new thing! Now it springs up; do you not perceive it? I am making a way in the wilderness and streams in the wasteland.” ~ Isaiah 43:19
• Wellness Check
• Budgeting – Churches should have been planning for lean times; plans for contingencies.
o March 2020 – Save and put money away – at least @2k liquid cash; pay off credit cards.
o April 2020 – Don’t be afraid to ask for offerings and giving commitments.
o May 2020 – Budget—priorities change
o September 2020 – Sustainability
o November 2020 – Protect your credit score; maintain cash.
• Compassion Virtual Lunch Event – March 25, 2021 from 12-2p CST.
o Register https://catalystmissionsgroup.org/virtual/ virtual lunch (UberEats free)
o Kick-off Full Gospel & Compassion Release 5 Campaign
FG Strategy for 2021 for each Church to sponsor 5 Compassion International Children
Replaces the annual Mission trips sponsored by Compassion International
• Covenant Partner Dues payment deadline – March 25, 2021 @ 5p; International Meeting 3/30/21
• Schedule a Breakfast Fellowship for South Texas Pastors & others interested in May 2021.
• Next Meeting – April 17, 2021 @ 10:00a