Consolidation Committee

The committee is building a plan to consolidate all four entities into one new structure in a new location.

The committee met and reviewed the stage gate process outline and will be developing a visual outline to be given to the congregations. The team has been broken down into subcommittees that will begin meeting.

Sub Committees

Constitutional Structure and Operational Governance
(Led by: Ed Wested, Deb Malmanger & Pastor Lane)

Land Search, Regulations, Building Footprint, Mockups
(Led by: Deb Malmanger, Bob Jasmer & Pastor Gueldner)

Faribault Lutheran School and Peace Preschool space and staffing needs
(Led by Chrysteena Saehler and JoAnna Lane)

Communication(a)/Vision Casting(b)
(Led by: Jeff Evenmo, Jan Zierke & Pastor Lane)

Input from ministries currently functioning at our current congregations
(Led by: Chrysteena Saehler, JoAnna Lane & Cheryl Kittleson)

Stewardship, Fund Raising, Endowments (TBD)

July 7 Update

The following sub-committees have met and have begun data gathering: Constitution Structure and Operational Governance, FLS/Peace Preschool, Communication/Vision Casting and Input from other ministries. The Committee will continue working on a visual stage-gate process to present to congregational leadership teams in the leadership team’s August meetings and then present the stage gate process visual to the congregations.

June 23 Update

Active ministry participants, we want to hear from you. Come and meet with members of the consolidation committee to share what your current ministry does and how you want to see your ministry flourish in the future. Sign up at the church office or the information center. Meetings will be held in 20 minute increments on Monday, July 15 from 5:30-7:30 p.m. at Trinity Lutheran Church in the Fellowship Hall and on Tuesday, July 16 from 5:30-7:30 p.m. at Peace Lutheran Church in the gathering room.