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Recognition Awards

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The Call for Nominations for the 2017 NTUUC Recognition Awards is open now.

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NTAUUS Recognition Awards for 2012


The awards for 2012 were presented at our Awards Luncheon on
January 21th, 2012 at the Unitarian Universalist Church of Oak Cliff.

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Jim Scott
Renowned Composer, Poet, Performer & Activist, opened our Luncheon.

 

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In his years with the Paul Winter Consort, Jim co-wrote their celebrated Missa Gaia/Earth Mass and sang their signature song Common Ground. His eco-anthem, “A Song for the Earth,” was recorded at the United Nations. Jim has gone on to create an extensive body of work including PBS soundtracks, award winning choral works and seven CDs of original music. On his new CD, Gather the Spirit, Jim is featured leading choral arrangements of his songs from the UU hymnbooks and other new creations. He’s taught courses at such prestigious schools as Oberlin College and been an artist in residence in many schools and universities.

Jim Scott has brought his contemporary and multicultural music to more than 500 churches over 27 years. His much loved “Gather the Spirit” and a number of others are included in Unitarian Universalist hymnbooks. Former Co-chair of the UU Ministry for the Earth, Jim was involved in creating the "Green Sanctuary" program. He was awarded a grant from the Fund for Unitarian Universalism to compile and arrange the Earth and Spirit Songbook, a collection of over 100 songs of earth and peace that has been acclaimed as a great resource for worship and religious education programs.

In concerts and Sunday services, Jim speaks with passion on ecology, justice and peace, and often works with choirs, inspiring singers to new levels of expression. His lyrical poetry and stories are calls to action, full of hope and gentle wit. Though Jim is often brought in as the “speaker,” his services are always very musical. As song-leader he lifts joyous participation from congregations.

Rev. Ellen Cooper-Davis NTAUUS Recognition Awards

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Rev. Ellen Cooper-Davis

Guest speaker Rev. Ellen Cooper-Davis presented a passionate message: "Occupy Your Faith"

Rev. Ellen Cooper-Davis is in her fourth year of ministry with Northwoods Unitarian Universalist Church in The Woodlands, Texas. A graduate of Meadville Lombard Theological School, and Ringling Brothers and Barnum and Bailey Clown College, Ellen is also trained as a Spiritual Director. When not engaged in ministry, Ellen enjoys cooking, playing outside and altering books. She is married to her partner Andy, and they have two daughters, ages 4 and 2.



2012 NTAUUS Awards Luncheon
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Our Award Recipients


NTAUUS Recognition Award Recipients for 2012

Left (l-r): Scott Grey, Bruce Cameron, Nancy Foreman, Ray Enstam,
Natalie Briscoe, Ian Rule, Pam Wat


The Ruth Clark Award:

Natalie Briscoe

She has been a Director of Religious Education for since 2004, but the title only begins to describe Natalie's contributions. She has created curricula and programs, modeled principles and ideals, and has long been active in the cluster, district, and UUA. Under her leadership, there are now 284 children and youth enrolled in RE at Horizon UU Church, nearly as many as adult members!

The Robert Raible Award:

Rev. Pam Wat

Her insightful sermons and leadership have revitalized the Denton congregation, resulting in an 80% increase for the 2012 budget and Sunday morning attendance that will soon require two worship services. Pam has led GLBTQA outreach in Denton and organized an Interfaith Service for the 9/11 10th anniversary. As part of the weekend, DUUF hosted an Exploring Faiths exhibit and a Peacemakers Living Wax Museum.

Marty Robinson Award:

Bruce Cameron

He was invaluable as both contractor and crew during RRUU's recent move and building renovations; Bruce helped build relationships by hiring local labor and removing a neighbor's fallen tree. He used this chance to use and teach green building practices. He also makes chalice jewelry, and for twenty years, has donated all ChaliceArt profits to UU causes. His work graces the sanctuary of Horizon UU Church: the pulpit.

Raymond Enstam

A stalwart and a valued elder, Ray has served on the NTAUUS board for nearly two decades and the Endowment Committee from its conception, as well as Treasurer of First Unitarian. He blesses us with dependability as well as thoughtful input; his financial guidance has served us well.

Nancy Foreman

As Horizon's President for four years, Nancy's steady hand of guidance was crucial in a time of conflict. She brought efficiency and a standard agenda to board meetings, along with Committee on Ministry, Journey Groups, and a monthly potluck to the congregation. She has served on or chaired seven different committees, and in her spare time, has served on her PTA for nine years.

Scott Grey

This 'Man Behind the Curtain' helps make the Oak Cliff church run smoothly, from plumbing to AC as well as electronics. He volunteers as Webmaster, AV Specialist, AND Property Manager, and is on premises at least two days a week. He did such a great job on the NTAUUS website that we hired him to maintain it, and now helps on other church's sites.

Ian Rule

A leader in many roles, Ian is in his fourth decade of service to UU congregations. He has served on the board and search committees, helped with grant requests and the building purchase, is the communications/web guru, led both the hosting of the SWUUC Spring Meeting and Community's 30th anniversary, even writing a piece of music for the event.

Endowment Grant Presentation

2012 Grants Awarded:

  • Total Awards: $71,049
  • Arlington
  • Community Membership & Volunteer Coordinator salary - $9,240
  • Dallas The Role of Money $7K; Wayside Pulpit $4389 - $11,389
  • Denton DRE Salary - $6,000
  • First Jefferson Minister salary - $4,625
  • Horizon A/V Coordinator - $3,000
  • Longview Xeriscape Plan; - $1,000
  • Oak Cliff DRE salary support $3,000 ESL Program $5,000 - $8,000
  • Pathways Website - $4,500
  • Sacred Journey DRE salary support - $4,475
  • Red River
  • Tyler
  • Westside Pianist - $5,720
  • NATUURES - $10,000



NTUUC Recognition Awards for 2014

NTUUC Recognition Award Recipients for 2014

NTUUC Recognition Award Recipients for 2014

(l-r): Anne Smith, Nelah McComsey, Gene Dailey, Marion Hill,
Jeff Bullock, Cherri Mayberry

The awards for 2014 were presented at our
Awards Luncheon on January 25th, 2014
at the Unitarian Universalist Church of Oak Cliff.

 

Our Guest Speakers

Rev. Nathan Hollister   Madison Hayes

Rev. Nathan Hollister and Madison Hayes

Mutual Aid Carrboro

"The Revolutionary Function of the PostModern Church:
The Missional Shift"

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Inspired by a group of committed young adults, Mutual Aid of Carrboro realizes that the tradition of Unitarian Universalism demands that we explore other forms of religious community through which to bring our saving message to the world. Rev. Hollister and Madison Hayes shared some of that vision with us.

 

Images from the Awards Luncheon

2014 NTAUUS Awards Luncheon

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2014 Photos



Our Award Recipients

NTAUUS Recognition Award Recipient for 2014 Cherri Mayberry
Cherri Mayberry

The Ruth Clark Award for Lay Staff

Cherri Mayberry
Administrative Assistant
Westside UU Church

• Always has a smile and kind voice, even under pressure

• Cheerful and helpful, she makes sure that things at Westside always run smoothly

• An expert in phone etiquette, and institutional calendars

 

 

The Robert Raible Award for Ministry

The Raible Award was not presented this year.



Marty Robinson Award for Volunteers

NTUUC Recognition Award Recipients for 2014 Jeff Bullock
Jeff Bullock

Jeff Bullock
Westside UU Church

• Helps with each and every step of membership, from the first visit to database maintenance after joining

• Serves as usher and greeter, and has involved youth in doing so

• In five years as Membership Chair, has seen 180 people join Westside — even when the minister was on sabbatical



 

NTUUC Recognition Award Recipients for 2014 Gene Dailey
Gene Dailey

Gene Dailey
OakCliff UU Church

• The force behind numerous musical outreach programs at UUCOC

• A fixture in area parades for years

• A dependable, smiling face at UUCOC's visitor's table



 

NTUUC Recognition Award Recipients for 2014 Marion Hill
Marion Hill



Marion Hill
Red River UU Church

• A mainstay, she has served on just about every committee, often more than once

• Instrumental in the purchase of RRUU's building, arranging the loan and the lawyers

• Writes RRUU's PR material, for publications far and wide



 

NTUUC Recognition Award Recipients for 2014 Nelah McComsey
Nelah McComsey

Nelah McComsey
Community UU Church

• Has energized Social Action at Community UU Church

• Served two terms as her congregation's president, THEN chaired the Long Range Planning team

• Compiled the Policies & Procedures manual



 

NTUUC Recognition Award Recipients for 2014 Anne Smith
Anne Smith



Anne Smith
Community Unitarian Universalist Church of Plano

• Many roles in her thirty-five years at CUUC, mainly in Children's RE

• As DRE, developed and expanded a strong RE program

• Served as Secretary on the NTUUC (then NTAUUS) board for many years

Endowment Grant Presentation

2014 Grants Awarded:

  • Total Awards: $54,150
  • Arlington
  • Community Training scholarships $3,000
  • Dallas Checkpoint system $10,000
  • Denton Building upgrades $4,200
  • First Jefferson Rental promotions $5,000
  • Horizon Digital wayside sign $10,000
  • Longview Guest speakers $1,000, Lighting upgrade $2,500
  • Oak Cliff
  • Pathways
  • Sacred Journey
  • Red River Worship music $1,200, 2nd floor HVAC $6,250
  • Tyler Restroom upgrade $8,500
  • Westside Salary support $2,500



NTAUUS Recognition Awards for 2013

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The awards for 2013 were presented at our
Awards Luncheon on January 12th, 2013
at the Unitarian Universalist Church of Oak Cliff.

 

Our Guest Speaker

Rev. Tamara Lebak   Rev. Tamara Lebak

Rev. Tamara Lebak

Associate Minister at All Souls Church, Tulsa

"What's Our Net Worth?"

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Need to hear Rev. Lebak's presentation again?

Listen Here

(And then go "burn your socks!")

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Copyright 2013 and is used with permission.

 
Tamara Lebak is Associate Minister at All Souls Unitarian Church in Tulsa, OK. Tamara integrates her training in Gestalt Organization and Systems Development, conflict management,appreciative inquiry, and community organizing in diverse racial and economic settings.


She has co-edited a book titled Reverend X: How Generation X Ministers Are Shaping Unitarian Universalism. In this book, Tamara’s chapter focuses on the patterns of healthy vs. unhealthy church systems. She has done consulting nationally, is an accredited executive coach, an amateur triathlete, a singer/songwriter and a proud mother of one.

Images from the Awards Luncheon

2013 NTAUUS Awards Luncheon

Visit our Photo Album for more images from the 2013 NTAUUS Awards Luncheon
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2013 Photos

 

Our Award Recipients

NTAUUS Recognition Award Recipient for 2013 Marianna Seaton
Marianna Seaton

The Ruth Clark Award for Lay Staff

Marianna Seaton
Director of Lay Ministry
Horizon UU Church

As Director of Lay Ministry, Marianna Seaton has established a model Pastoral Care program, one that extends far beyond the walls of Horizon UU Church. To use her words, she works to "build an environment in which we can practice our UU principles in safety, learn how to apply them effectively, and take them into the world."

 

NTAUUS Recognition Award Recipients for 2013 Rev. Russell Elleven
Rev. Russell Elleven

The Robert Raible Award for Ministry

Rev. Russell Elleven
Minister
Westside UU Church

In his seven years as their minister, Rev. Russell Elleven has helped Westside UU Church complete their Five-Year Plan in just three and a half-years; their membership has doubled and their building is bursting at the seams.

Marty Robinson Award for Volunteers

NTAUUS Recognition Award Recipients for 2013 Carolyn Cameron
Carolyn Cameron

Carolyn Cameron
Red River UU Church

Carolyn Cameron is by any definition, a pillar of her church - Red River could not have managed their new building without people like her. She seems to always be on a committee or board, and with her husband Bruce, donates all the profits from ChaliceArt jewelry to UU causes. She is also a mother's pride and joy: she follows through with commitments, is impeccable with her word, looks for and sees the good in others, and unfailingly lets others know their contributions are valued - And this is just part of what her nomination said.



 

NTAUUS Recognition Award Recipients for 2013 Lauren Daniell
Lauren Daniell

Lauren Daniell
Pathways UU Church

We wondered about giving Lauren Daniell the Clark Award for staff. She is Director of Lifespan RE for Pathways, but on a volunteer basis, above and beyond the call of duty. She stepped forward when there was nothing offered in the summer, was determined to see that RE classes ran smoothly during the congregation's recent move, and was terrific with the kids when some experienced spiritual bullying at their schools.



 

NTAUUS Recognition Award Recipients for 2013 Patsy Roe
Patsy Roe



Patsy Roe
Horizon UU Church

Pasty Roe seems like a congregation leader's dream - dependable, organized, and generous, she also mentors others so they are ready to take her place. She has connected NTAUUS and Horizon, and worked with the district's Chalice Lighter program to help other UU congregations grow. As testimony to her skills, a volunteer was pleased to be on Patsy's committee - she "knew the meetings would be orderly with no wasted time."



 

NTAUUS Recognition Award Recipients for 2013 Chet Smith
Chet Smith

Chet Smith
Community UU Church

Chet Smith joined a UU congregation forty-one years ago, and has been on a board or committee almost every month of that time, including twenty-five years on stewardship! In volunteer person-terms, however that's computed, he has served 104.5 years. He has served at the cluster, district, and national level, and with Chalice Lighters. And he does it all in a warm and friendly manner, with his quiet and easy-going humor.



 

NTAUUS Recognition Award Recipients for 2013 Ed Westmeyer
Ed Westmeyer



Ed Westmeyer
First Unitarian Church of Dallas

First Unitarian might not be able to function without Ed Westmeyer. He took on chairing the AV committee in 1970, when some of you were in diapers or short pants, and finally stepped down eight years ago. Even today, he helps make sure there's always a working microphone handy. And when there's not the right piece of equipment, he creates it; suppliers regard him as the MacGyver of AV, and take photos to show other customers.

 

Endowment Grant Presentation

2013 Grants Awarded:

  • Total Awards: $59,100
  • Arlington
  • Community
  • Dallas Produce video $3,000, Jericho Road Database $10,000
  • Denton Increase Administrator $10,000
  • First Jefferson Engage neighbors project $5.490
  • Horizon Continue AV coordinator $2,000
  • Longview Visiting Ministers $7,500
  • Oak Cliff
  • Pathways Weekly musician $2,600
  • Sacred Journey
  • Red River RE Coordinator $4,200 Visiting Ministers $4,800
  • Tyler Visiting Minister $10,000
  • Westside Volunteer Coordinator $5,000




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NTAUUS Recognition Awards for 2010


The awards for 2010 were presented at our Spring Awards Luncheon on March 27th, 2010 and were recorded by Videographer Rusty Hann.


Marty Robinson Award:

Mike Ellsberry
Howard McMahan
Myrtle McMahan
Amy Hoffman-Shehan

The Robert Raible Award:

Rev. Dennis Hamilton

The Ruth Clark Award:

Don Krehbiel


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Marty Robinson Award Recipient: Mike Ellsberry

Based on remarks by Anne Smith, NTAUUS Secretary:

I am sort of glad Mike is not here today as I think we all recognize his tendency to be self-effacing about such personal awards. His focus has always been on our cluster as a whole and on encouraging best practices from all of our congregations. He would definitely not like being singled out for this honor.

Notwithstanding his feelings, I want to share some of his ideas and projects that he so ably worked for during his tenure as our NTAUUS President during thirteen of his fifteen years on the board. The worthy projects that he supported and saw to fruition included the development of a Social Action Network at the cluster level, a public Lecture Series, and a revision of our Mission and Vision statements.

He encouraged all of us serving our local congregations to invest in ourselves and reach out to our communities beyond our societies with our Unitarian Universalist message of hope, equality, and love. One of his passions from the very beginning of his tenure was the celebration of and encouragement to grow in our smaller congregations, reflecting his membership in several of these societies over the years.

During his time as President the following events took place due in part to his continued support: cluster outings such as Rangers baseball games, sale of Raible Place and establishment of the Endowment Fund grants to local congregations, the advocacy and help during the UUA General Assembly held in Ft. Worth, establishment of the Pathways UU Church, and various advertising strategies such as KERA ads and a new NTAUUS brochure, plus the possibility of a NTAUUS website.

Mike has had a glorious vision for NTAUUS over his years of service and I for one have appreciated his personal support, his wonderful sense of humor, and his acknowledgement of hope for our future in spite of setbacks. His vision, eloquence, and dreams have contributed greatly to NTAUUS' role in North Texas and to the strength and continued deep faith for Unitarian Universalism within our cluster and beyond our walls.

 

Marty Robinson Award Recipients:
Howard and Myrtle McMahan

Howard and Myrtle McMahan have always worked as a team, supporting each other as they engaged in activities for Unitarian Universalism.

Howard was a member of the NTAUUS Board for many years from First Jefferson Church. Later he served as President of NTAUUS from 1992-1995, then as Treasurer of NTAUUS from 1996 until 2009. He was instrumental in the sale of Raible Place (a low-cost housing development owned by the Unitarian Universalists) in 2003, and then served on the endowment committee which was established to handle the money from the sale.

Myrtle, meanwhile, was the UUA Annual Program Fund chair for the Southwest District from 1995 through 2003. Together they co-founded Westside UU Church of Ft. Worth in 1995 and during its formative years assumed every role in the church to assure its continued growth. They are worthy recipients of the Marty Robinson Volunteer Award for the year 2010.

Marty Robinson Award Recipient: Amy Hoffman-Shehan

Amy began attending First Unitarian Church of Dallas at the age of five, having moved here with her family. She is a loyal member of the Red River Unitarian Universalist Church in Denison, Texas, and combines two valuable skills in a mix found in a few very fortunate UU communities.

The first skill is one of outreach, the ability to identify an issue that will resonate in both the local religious community and in the larger community, and which brings those two bodies together.

The second skill is organization, the ability to take an issue and turn it into an event by identifying the myriad of talents and resources and bringing that mass of talent into a coherent schedule.

After she organized her own neighborhood which made some very effective changes in the area, including cleaning out drug activity, Amy was trained as an organizer in Dallas Area Interfaith, and worked with the Katrina Survivor Network. This group is part of the regional Industrial Areas Foundation, headed up by Ernie Cortes. Several of our churches participate in organizations which are a part of the IAF, as we do our best to annoy certain media commentators with our work for social justice.

She has served on the City Council of Sherman and she has been active, a stalwart, in Red River UU since it was founded in 1997. Four years ago Red River embarked on an environmental initiative known as Green Team Chalice Circle, and Amy was a facilitator from that beginning. As part of their work, the church has also developed and adopted a Green Policy.

During her second year as facilitator the Green Team held a small Earth Day Festival at the church, one attended by approximately 100 people. She led the group in expanding the festival into an area-wide event, drawing participants from a 50-mile radius circle centered in Denison/Sherman Texas area. In its second year, more than 1200 people attended; next month, they expect even larger numbers. You can find out more about this extravaganza at earthdaytexoma.org

The success of the event is very much because of her skill and dedication, and many hours of work. Amy was the leader and chief facilitator who made this happen.

Intuitively we know and we want to believe, sometimes we desperately want to believe, with Margaret Mead when she said: "Never doubt that a small group of thoughtful, committed, citizens can change the world. Indeed, it is the only thing that ever has..."

Amy Hoffman-Shehan validates that for us today. Through her consistency, diligence, perseverance and results, she gives us the hope that we can, indeed, change the world; Amy gives us the strength we need to build a world we want to live in.

Robert Raible Award Recipient: Rev. Dennis Hamilton

Rev. Dennis Hamilton accepted the challenge of a new congregation (Horizon had 34 members when he came to visit) when he graduated from Starr King Theological School in 1987. He was brimming with ideas for the congregation, and saw the group increase in size from 34 to 172 when it moved from its strip mall storefront to land purchased on Hebron Parkway in north Carrollton. Dennis immediately became active in both the local community (serving on the board of the Metrocrest Service Center) and in NTAUUS. Horizon became a "teaching church" and Dennis became known as an excellent mentor of UU ministerial students. He also was one of the first to serve on the regional Ministerial Fellowship Committee which reviews those who are pursuing UU studies. He served in the board of SWUUSI (the Southwest Summer Institute) and led workshops at many conferences.

Dennis' interest in music and his ability with the guitar led to many performances. He was also invited by the UUA to help select the music which was submitted for the publication of Singing the Journey, 1999.

Rev. Hamilton was on the UUA/NTAUUS committee which selected the minister to lead the new large-congregation effort in the Metroplex in 2004.

Under Dennis' leadership, Horizon is now a congregation of over 300 members and is embarked on expansion plans for continued growth in the community. His creativity, his inspired sermons, his dedication to the UU denomination make him a most worthy recipient of the Robert Raible Award.

Ruth Clark Award Recipient: Don Krehbiel

Text of the presentation made by Karen Lewis,
DRE, First Unitarian Church of Dallas:

Ruth Clark was the Director of Religious Education here when I first passed through these doors as a child. Ruth was a consummate professional who built a wonderful program here, making sure the teachers she worked with were well-trained, curriculum was carefully chosen, and that nothing was left to chance.

Ruth excelled at making each child feel special and loved. Bringing out the best in each person who was fortunate to know her is what Ruth did best.

Like Ruth, the first-ever recipient of the award named in her honor is a consummate professional. Don Krehbiel makes sure the people he works with are well-trained and he leaves absolutely nothing to chance. In the twenty years he has served First Unitarian Church of Dallas, directing both the Sanctuary Choir and Kindred Voices, Don has made manifest the words of the hymn we sing together – thanks to his leadership, here truly "all speech flows to music, all hearts beat as one." Don has served this congregation well. But he has not stopped there.

Don has served two two-year terms as the Representative for Large Churches with the Unitarian Universalist Musicians Network and has directed choirs at our General Assemblies. But Don has not stopped there. His work has not been confined to our faith; his passion is too large for that.

Don's passion has led him to direct Choral Reading Sessions for both the American Guild of Organists and the Fellowship of United Methodist Musicians. But Don's passion for perfection and love for music has not stopped there.

Don has taken it to the streets serving as Artistic Director of the 24-voice Orpheus Chamber Singers. If you have not attended an Orpheus concert, get to one as fast as you are able! Orpheus sets the standard for choral singing in North Texas and regularly receives critical acclaim. Their repertoire includes diverse styles of music from around the globe and commissions of outstanding new works. The ensemble has made numerous guest appearances and outreach to area schools in addition to its regular concert series.

Now you might think a man like this could be arrogant but, in fact, Don is surprisingly shy at heart and I’ll bet right now he’s blushing. Don’s like that because, while he’s certainly studied and worked hard, the excellence he inspires in others, the beautiful music he makes, just flows like tap water, or perhaps wine would be more apropos. Music is in his very bones. When Don is making music, love is in the air and all present are inspired indeed.

It is my great pleasure, and indeed my honor, to present the Ruth Clark Award to Don Krehbiel.

 

2010 Grants Awarded:

  • Total Awards: $82,800
  • Horizon - Carry over from 2009 - $5,000
  • Arlington - Sanctuary lighting & fans - $1,000
  • Community - Full time DRE - $10,000
  • Denton - Long Range Planning - $3,000
  • Horizon - AV Equipment for Outreach - $10,000
  • Oak Cliff - 1 - Half-time DRE - $10,000
  • Oak Cliff - 2 - Long Range Planning Consultant - $3,000
  • Pathways - Increase DRE time - $10,000
  • Red River 1 - AV Equipment - $2,500
  • Red River 2 - Long Range Planning Consultant - $3,300
  • Tyler - Part-time Minister - $7,500
  • Westside - Lighting - $10,000
  • Sacred Journey - 1 - RE & Outreach - $2,500
  • Sacred Journey - 2 - HVAC - $5,000