Minutes of Steering Committee
Austin Convocation of Cursillo
Diocese of Texas
21 November 1999


The meeting was called to order at 6:12 p.m. by Steve Ryder.

Those in attendance were:

Fr. George Wilson, Peggy Ryder and Steve Ryder, St. Matthew; Jerry Lyle, St. Richard; Jane Powers, St John; Collett Foyt, St. Barnabas; and Joe Nanus, St. George.

Fr. George opened the meeting with a prayer.

The minutes of the previous meeting were distributed and approved as distributed.

Comment was made about the good showing at eh closing and at the "afterglow" in Elgin.

The Treasurer’s Report was presented by Collett Foyt. Current balances are:

Checking account $ 432.57

Savings (required) 25.00

Total $ 457.57

Joe reported on the meeting of the Secretariat on 20 November 1999.

A discussion was held about some concerns. It was suggested that we should seek to hold a Sponsorship Workshop and a "Day of Deeper Understanding"

In discussion of the sponsorship problem a potential solution was offered by a method being employed by St. Matthew’ s community.

It was also pointed out that the letter for sponsors is coming late.

Regarding the coming schedule, Steve will call those not present this evening.

The meeting adjourned with prayer.

Respectfully submitted,


Joseph M. Nanus

Acting Clerk