It was good to see many of you at Leadership Academy. You can access our presentation on the
As we begin the season of Lent, you are probably also orienting new vestry and bishop's committee members. Please send your congregation's Annual Report that you may have distributed at your annual meeting to our admin assistant, Lauren Warner
Please send them by Friday, March 29.
We are planning to receive audit information from the congregations in a little different manner this year. For those who wish to use it, we’ll have available a way of submitting everything online.This new method helps alleviate physically compiling and mailing the audit binders back and forth. If some congregations feel more comfortable with the traditional method, we’ll be able to supply the binders. The information will all be the same as last year, so please prepare your material now while we work on the on-line link to help you send your material to us.
Additionally, we are finalizing our list of congregations that are scheduled to receive a diocesan review and will notify you shortly if you are part of that list.
Lastly, don’t forget your parochial reports! The deadline was March 1, 2019, and we still haven’t received them from a number of congregations. Please send these in and enter the information on-line as soon as possible. These should be sent to Lauren at
The Rev. Kirby M. Smith
Diocesan Treasurer and Chief Financial Officer