April 1, 2014 Board Minutes

FRLC Board Meeting
Tuesday April 1, 2014 (April fools….)
2:00 pm MDT/3 pm CDT/1:00 pm PDT/4:00 pm EDT

Attendance: Four board members were present.
Approval of Minutes: The February minutes were approved.
Treasurer’s report: The treasurer gave an excellent report.
The opening balance $3047.12, expenses included the newsletter mailing of $390, and annual fee for the Web site hosting of $30. The ending balance is $2627.12.

Old Business:
Brochure: The newsletter and brochure for the cruise were sent out together. The brochure did not mention the option of making a deposit and quarterly payments as in the past. It is an option.
Recovery Meetings: 4-6 people are attending the phone call meetings and there has been good discussion.
Luther Church, Missouri Synod: A board member successfully reached John Fale at the national office to be contact for the FRLC. He plans to meet with him, share more about FRLC and give him a letter requesting that he officially be our contact. There was no response from Bruce Hartung .
Webpage: There are some views, not a lot. The Coordinator still needs the training on posting on it. The board president is handling it for now. The Feb minutes and the Cruise has been posted.

New Business:
Social Media: Discussion of how can we use facebook or Email of the week to make contact with fellow clergy who are in the fellowship? Dorothy will contact Ed to see what is feasible.

Next meeting: May 8th, 2:00 pm MDT/3 pm CDT/1:00 pm PDT/4:00 pm EDT