February 1, 2015

*CONGREGATIONAL MEETING *There will be a very brief Congregational Meeting immediately following service next week, Sunday, February 8th, to elect two congregational representatives to the Nominating Committee. This will be done in preparation for our Annual Business meeting during which we will elect elders and conduct other church business.

*SAYING GOODBYE *Mark and Jan Amerman have sold their home and will be moving to Nashville at the end of this month. Christine Newton will replace Jan as primary counselor at the Westwood Counseling Center. Be sure to say your goodbyes to Jan and Mark over the next few weeks, and take the opportunity to introduce yourself to Chris today.

*FOOD PANTRY NEEDS YOUR HELP *Our supplies are low in the following categories: pasta sauce, canned fruit, hearty soups, powdered milk, peanut butter & jelly, cereal, boxed mac & cheese, tuna/hamburger helper dinners. We have lots of vegetables and baby food. Thank you for your faithful contributions for our community.

*HAITI MISSIONS TRIP: JUNE 19-23, 2015 *Applications are now available for RED students and/or interested adults. The estimated cost if $1000.00/person. Pastor Dan is planning to go. Come and join us for a life changing experience.

*WOMEN’S EVENT *Coffee with Leah Richardson at Deltona Alliance, Saturday, February 7, 10am. See Val Daly or Pam David for information, or up a flyer and sign up at the Information Desk

*Special Financial Needs *Work is being done on the A/C duct work. We have received enough in special gifts to cover the original estimated cost. However as the work continues, additional areas of damage have been uncovered, increasing the cost of repairs. We also have some significant needs in the Body which will require increased giving to the Benevolent Fund to be able to meet. Please give generously, out of gratitude to God for His provision for you.

*CARE12twenty4 *The CARE12twenty4 ministry is up and running. Brochures are available. If you want to be an active part of care at Westwood or if you have a care need, contact Don or Ginny Retallack.

*TECH TEAM HELP *We are looking to add depth to our Tech Team. Are you interested in being a part of our Sunday morning ministry as a computer or light board operator? If so, see Chip David or Ivan Johnson to get more information.

FINANCES *1/26/2015 – YTD DATA*

BUDGET $342,108

GENERAL FUND INCOME & OTHER DESIGNATED INCOME $309,967

MISSIONS INCOME $11,504

TOTAL INCOME $321,471

TOTAL INCOME OVER/UNDER BUDGET <$20,603>

EXPENSES $355,967

TOTAL INCOME OVER/UNDER EXPENSE $<$34,496>