Month: November, 2015

Proposed WCB Constitutional Changes

Wednesday, November 25, 2015

Here is a link to our current WCB Constitution & By-Laws
WCB Constitution & By-Laws

 These are the proposed changes:

A.     The Covenant and Constitution of West Center Baptist Church.  Article 6 section 2 changes :

The Leadership Council shall be elected by the membership at the annual meeting.  The Council shall have nine general members five to seven members: three members on the Executive Committee and nine two to four general members.  The Pastoral Staff shall be ex officio voting members of the Leadership Council.  Council members must be members of the church and elected for three-year terms with four members elected each year.  Members may serve multiple terms, but may serve no more than two full consecutive terms.  The Leadership Council members will be nominated by the Nominating Committee and voted on by the membership.

                      Omitted Article 6 section 4 B: 

B.  The Executive Committee will have one member elected each year for a three-year term.

Motion seconded by Pastor Bill and motion passed.

B.     Motion made by Gordy Salmen to change Article 8 of The Covenant and Constitution of West Center Baptist Church to add:

The Nominating Committee shall be a three-member Committee.  Nominating Committee members must be members of West Center Baptist and be recommended by the Leadership Council and approved by the church membership.  They shall be approved at the annual meeting and have a one-year term.  The Senior Pastor shall be an ex officio member of the Nominating Committee.



UPDATE: Changes approved on Sunday, December 13 at the Annual Business Meeting.

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