Meeting minutes from Michigan Baptist Bible Fellowship meeting on 12-2-14
At Bethel Baptist Church, Livonia, MI
Pastors in attendance Dwight Billingsley, Greg Burdine, Dallas Berry, David Chittenden, Daryl
Franzel, Herbert Gilbert, Rob Laing, Richard Smith, Glenn Tatterson, Jon Wilkes, Walt Yeomons.
Greg Burdine, state chairman, called the meeting to order.
Opening Prayer: Daryl Franzel
Meeting minutes Motion made to accept the minutes by Glen Tatterson, Second by Daryl Franzel.
All agreed, motion carried.
Treasurers Report: Presented by Walt Yeaoman’s. Motion made to accept the treasurers report by
Rob Laing, Second by David Chittenden. All agreed, motion carried
State Rep. Report: Glenn Tatterson – Tribune offering is coming up at the beginning of the year,
Glen will be contacting churches individually. BBC Springfield will be offering a leadership course by
Elmer Towns in January as a module, can be audited for free or taken for credit.
Walt Yeomans shared 44 in attendance on Sunday, they had their first baby dedication last Sunday.
Dwight Billingsly shared they had 55 Adults and 4o children for a Thanksgiving meal at the Arabic
Center. The meaning of Thanksgiving and the Gospel was presented. They are still in need of
$5,000 to finish the improvements to the new class room space.
David Chittenden made a motion from the Judea committee to give $1,000 to Jerel Bland for Hope
church plant in Detroit. Second by Glenn Tatterson, all in favor, motion carried.
Judea Committee recommended to all the pastors to take on Dwight Billingsley of Arabic Christian
ministries. If 6 churches would take him on for support for $50 a month that is more than the Judea
Committee was supporting.
Next Meeting: Next meeting – Dinner at Zehnder’s on Jan 12
Motion to adjourn:
Closing Prayer: Jon Wilkes
Respectfully Submitted, Jon Wilkes