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At a meeting of the consistory of the First Reformed Church at which Rev. Albertus C. Van Raalte presided, consistory decided to ask Rev. Giles Vande Wall to preach due to the absence of the pastor. [Is this the Sunday he would be preaching at Vander Meulen's installation service?] Several disagreements were aired about various matters.
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Wakker, G.; Buursma, William; and Buursma, Althea, "Meeting Minutes of the Consistory of the First Reformed Church" (1861). Van Raalte Papers: 1860-1869. 93.