Here's a summary of where things are with Synod's planned October special convention. Synod plans to hold a virtual convention on Saturday, October 17, 2020 in order to amend the Statutory Bylaws so the Board can move the regular convention in exigent circumstances. This is a laudable goal which should be supported in a manner in... Continue Reading →
Well that was fast. The original series of posts just finished today when I received an update: "LCC releases additional documents pertaining to 2020 Special Convention". This publication has links to Special Convention – Overture 1.01, Special Convention – CCMS Rulings, Special Convention – Bulletin #1 I'll discuss each in turn below. Overture 1.01 "Bulletin... Continue Reading →
Greetings fellow LCCers! Ordinarily I'd let my 4-parter on Synod's convention publish under the original one-a-day schedule and then work on some other topics I have sitting in my queue. Then I got some comments to part 1 that resulted in a post I felt important enough to publish in a "lightning round" post. Parts... Continue Reading →
The ASC has issued a news release on the ASC - LCC settlement. A copy of this release follows. ANO LUTHERAN CHURCH SETTLES WITH ASC FOR MISLEADING INVESTORS Sep 12, 2019 CALGARY – September 12, 2019 – The Alberta Securities Commission (ASC) has concluded a Settlement Agreement and Undertaking with the Lutheran Church-Canada, the Alberta-British Columbia... Continue Reading →
This just in - the ASC has settled its case with the Lutheran Church respondents. Since the case has been settled, the ASC has issued a notice of withdrawal wherein the ASC is withdrawing their allegations against the respondents. Excerpts of the settlement follow. I'll write more about this later. ANO Introduction 1. Staff of the Alberta... Continue Reading →
The clock's a-ticking and the start of the ASC hearing is now less than a month away and all the pre-hearing management meetings have been held. The hearing schedule has also been updated - it now starts on Sept 13 instead of Sept 16, and the Sept 17-20 hearing dates have been dropped. The ASC's "status... Continue Reading →
https://twitter.com/BozT/status/1108754059761209345 or... "It's God's money anyway, why are you mad?"
In a previous article I wrote about a letter sent by the ABC District 2018 BOD Chair Pr Kubke to the ABC District membership. Something about the letter got me thinking so I went back and reviewed some of the 2015 ABC District BOD's actions and compared them with the letter Pr Kubke sent. I... Continue Reading →