First Universalist Church – Meeting Minutes, Jun 4, 1905 (Rev. Tyner to be Ordained)

Atlanta, Ga. Jun 4, 1905

On June 4th a meeting of the congregation was called after services to hear the report from the Fellowship Com in answer to the request for the ordination of Rev. Paul Tyner. Rev. F.M. Wey, chairman of said Com. read said report which recommended the ordination of Rev. Paul Tyner. Report adopted and ordination in hands of board and Mr. Tyner.

A meeting of the Board was call at once and the following business transacted.

Treasurer reported collections $33.24. Amount of warrants paid $17.23. Sec. ordered to draw blank warrant to pay freight on Rev. J.C. Harris’s furniture and $11.49.

It was moved to empower Treas. to pay bills for gas, water and janitor and report the same at each monthly meeting. Sec. was to draw order for one month salary for Pastor.

Mr. Marsh donated <Archivist Note: blank space for amount in original meeting minute> due on desk bought by Mr. Harris, to the church in addition to his subscription.

A motion was passed to amend the by-laws of the church where by our church year would correspond with that of the Y.P.C.U., viz. 1st of July.

Sec. was ordered to notify Mr. W. Fisk to discontinue the church directory notices till further ordered.

Warrants were granted for the payment of bill for organist; also $25.00 on note due at Union Savings Bank

As there was no further business, the meeting adjourned.


Mrs. F.W. Wey, Secy

Physical Archive: UUCA Box: 60   Folder: 01  Pages: 109
Citation: Unitarian Universalist Congregation of Atlanta Records, RG 026, Archives and Manuscripts Dept., Pitts Theology Library, Emory University, Atlanta GA