MICHIGAN BAPTIST BIBLE FELLOWSHIP

Minutes
03 April 2018

CHESANING BIBLE BAPTIST CHURCH

Chesaning, MI

Present:
Walt Yeomans, Vice President Fred Smith Daryl Franzel
Greg Burdine, State National Director David Chittenden Glenn Tatterson
Richard Smith, Treasurer Bob Nolan
Dallas Berry, Secretary
Church Staff Members and Ministry Persons Present:
Dale Peterson Richard Perkins
Quorum was established
Meeting called to order by Walt Yeomans
 Motion by Glenn Tatterson
 Support by Dave Chittenden
 Carried
1. MINUTES of March 6, 2018 were not presented as Dallas Berry forgot the minutes in his office. However,
officers had received the minutes via email
2. FINANCIAL REPORT of March 2018 presented by Richard Smith
 Motion to accept Financial Report by Dallas Berry
 Support by Daryl Franzel
 Carried
3. NATIONAL DIRECTORS REPORT Greg Burdine
 National Meeting in Springfield will begin on Monday, April 30, 2018
 Election of national officers procedures was discussed
 Discussion of John Reilly being nominated by Michigan Fellowship as Vice President of Education.
Greg spoke highly of John’s qualifications and that there had been some discussion with John about
this. If John were elected it would mean forfeiting his position as President of Michigan Fellowship.
 Motion by Dallas Berry that Greg Burdine, representing the Michigan Fellowship, nominate John
Reilly as Vice President of Education at the Springfield meeting as the nominee of said position
by the Michigan Fellowship
 Second by Glenn Tatterson
 Carried

4. MISSION/MISSIONARIES REPORT
Dale Peterson shared an update on his ministry in the United Kingdom and the need for sponsors for kids for
summer camp. $300.00 sponsors one camper
OLD BUSINESS
Walt Yeomans encouraged all to be in prayer for men to come to Michigan to start churches.

NEW BUSINESS

A. Two pastors have recently passed away, Ted Wiley, long time former pastor of Great Lakes Baptist
Temple, and Bob McDonald of Fairhaven Baptist Church
B. It was discussed to send flowers for the funerals from the Michigan Fellowship in honor of these pastors.
1. Motion by Glenn Tatterson
2. Support by Daryl Franzel
3. Carried
C. It was discussed to send financial help to the Anzalone Family (daughter and son-in-law of Ted Wiley)
to help with expenses of coming home for funeral
1. Motion by Dallas Berry to give $500.00 from the Michigan Fellowship to help cover expenses for
the Anzalone Family
2. Support by Daryl Franzel
3. Carried
4. Several pastors present also committed to giving the Anzalone Family financial help and will send
said support to Richard Smith, Treasurer, and Richard will send one check to the Mission Office

Motion to adjourn – Richard Smith
Support by Glenn Tatterson
Carried
PRAYER REQUESTS
1. Walt asked prayer for their outreach that begins Sunday with Steve Harney
2. John Tomberlin and his wife, Katie Her surgery went well and continues to need prayer. John sent his
thanks for the prayers already on her behalf.
3. Dale Peterson and the need for camper sponsors ($30,000.00 is the need)
4. Daryl asked prayer for Ira Watson and his ministry in Alabama
May MBBF meeting will be May 15, at Flint Baptist Temple, Glenn Tatterson
Greg Burdine closed in prayer
Respectfully Submitted,
Dallas Berry
Secretary