Officers and Committee Members
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Rev. Derek van Gulden
Treasurer of Mission Funds:
The Cabinet is the coordinating and policy-making body of the church. Its members are the Officers and a representative from each board and committee. It is chaired by the moderator.
The Nominating Committee seeks candidates for the offices, boards, and committees of the church. Its members are representatives from the boards and committees.
The Diaconate works with the pastor in ministering to the spiritual needs of the church and the community.
David Emerson, Emeritus Deacon
Board of Trustees
The Trustees are responsible for the church’s financial affairs and its property.
The Outreach Committee studies social problems in the light of the Christian faith and disburses mission funds accordingly.
Jay Reed (ex-officio)
Christian Education Committee
The Christian Education Committee works with the Christian Education/Faith Formation Director to lead education programs and activities for children and adults.
The Stewardship Committee oversees fundraising for the church’s operations and missions.
The Music Committee works with the music director to oversee the church’s music programs.
The Membership Committee seeks to attract new people to the church to deepen and maintain the involvement of the members of the congregation.
The Personnel Committee supports and advises staff members and mediates conflict between staff, committees, and members of the congregation.
Pastor-Parish Relations Committee
The Pastor-Parish Relations Committee supports the relationship between the minister and members of the congregation.
Thriving Congregations Team
Board of Ushers
The Board of Ushers provides ushers for all services at the church.
Joe and Karen Chambers (February)
Jeff Taylor (March)
Barbara Reed (April)
Jack and Evelyn Reed (May)
Celene Lyon (June)
Karen Hurst (July)
Amh Seabrook (August)
Linda and Steve Rowell (September)
Chip Kistner (October)
Kathie McCarthy (November)
Liz Rice-Smith (December)
Susan Lillis (January)
The Flower Committee ensures that flowers are provided and arranged for services.
Liz Rice-Smith (January)
Lee Wagner (February)
Ann Kistner (March)
Ruth Janet Taylor (April)
Evelyn Reed (May)
Barbara Tenggren (June)
Louisa Casadei-Johnson (July)
Jill Carter (August)
Debbie Welch (September)
Pam Beck (October)
Susan Herron (November)
Celene Lyon (December)