Prayer 7:13 Prayer 713
North Highland United Methodist Church
Friday, December 15, 2017
Open Hearts, Open Minds, Open Doors

Board of Trustees

 
  The Trustees usually meet on the Monday before the Church Council meeting, usually the first Monday, at 5:30PM.
 
 The next meeting of the Board of Trustees will be Monday, December 4, 2017 at 5:30PM.
 
  
 
 
 
 
 The Board of Trustees has the responsibility to:
 
(1) oversee, maintain, and supervise all local church property;
(2) report annually to the charge conference on the state of the church’s property, equipment, investments, and resources;
(3) receive and administer all gifts made to the congregation;
(4) make certain that all trust funds of the congregation are invested properly;
(5) ensure that the articles of incorporation of the congregation are kept up-to-date;
(6) be responsible, in conjunction with the pastor, for all use of the church buildings and grounds;
(7) maintain adequate insurance coverage on all church property and to develop appropriate risk-management policies;
(8) submit to the committee on finance annual budget requests for insurance, property maintenance and improvement, and new property purchases; and
(9) be accountable to the charge conference and to the church council.
 
  The Discipline requires that at least three and not more than nine members be elected for terms of three years each, in three classes. At least one-third of the trustees shall be laywomen, one-third laymen, and two-thirds must be members of the church.