Formulates personnel and administrative policies and practices, which guide the Session and congregation. Includes the Safe Church subcommittee.
Develops adult education and fellowship opportunities.
Children & Youth Ministry
Oversees the educational and fellowship offerings for children and youth.
Evangelism & Membership
Assists in welcoming visitors, nurturing church members, and connecting with the local community.
Oversees maintenance, repair and improvement of church building and grounds.
Monitors the operating and capital budgets, cash flow positions and other financial issues.
With the Parish Nurse, reaches out and is available to the congregation regarding health concerns and issues, and develops health-related educational programs for the congregation and community. The Parish Visitors keep in contact with members who aren’t able to attend.
Makes recommendations for distribution of funds budgeted for local outreach, and provides opportunities for hands-on work in the community and on mission trips.
Assists the congregation in understanding the structure of leadership and brings nominations for officers to the congregation.
Encourages the congregation to study and respond to peacemaking opportunities, such as environmental issues, interfaith relations, gun violence solutions, and social, racial, and economic justice.
Organizes an annual stewardship commitment program to receive pledge estimates from the congregation, interprets the Wills & Bequests program, and plans capital funds programs.
Worship and Music
Formulates policies and practices related to regular and special worship services.