SCHAUMBURG, Ill.—The Council of 18 had a productive and positive meeting Nov. 18–20 at the GARBC Resource Center. Wayne-Hart-thumbThe council’s work included the following items: approving strategic goals for the association’s future, approving a chaplaincy policy on marriage, affirming that churches in the association are Baptist, finalizing details for the 2014 GARBC Conference and initializing plans for the 2015 GARBC Conference, developing a succession strategy for administrative team members, and positioning the business model for relocation of the GARBC Resource Center.

Continue to pray for the Council and for the GARBC administrative team as they work on these major projects. To God be the glory for His help and blessing!