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Our Committees

There are nine (9) Standing Committees of Session to establish and carry out programs to strengthen and nurture the faith and life of the congregation of Westminster and to share the Good News of Jesus Christ in the community and the world. These committees are Worship, Christian Education, Church Growth, Nurture, Mission, Finance, Personnel, Property and Stewardship. Hopefully you will feel called to help out on one. Below are listed the committees descriptions, and chair people.

CHRISTIAN EDUCATION COMMITTEE

Develop and supervise the church school, Treehouse, VBS, Children’s Church, youth programs, Bible studies and other Christian educational programs of the church with their respective staff.

Chair - Brenda Hughes

Jan Machel

CHURCH GROWTH COMMITTEE

Create, with other committees and presbytery, programs that invite community people to participate in the life of Westminster. With the pastor, provide classes for all prospective new members into the faith, including confirmands, so that they may know all its meanings.  Keep records of church attendance, both in numbers and persons.

Chair - Kathy Krusel

FINANCE/STEWARDSHIP

Oversees the use of all the church funds. To prepare the annual church budget for session approval. To oversee the investments of the church and to make recommendations to the session regarding the investments.

The Stewardship Committee is responsible for the annual Stewardship campaign, to oversee and coordinate all special offerings and to make all aspects of Stewardship a year around concern.

Co-Chairs - Barry McComb and Mary Alice Boyd

NOMINATING COMMITTEE

Does the work of nominating elders and deacons to serve for 3 year terms (maximum 6).  Discerns God’s call for our leaders.  The Committee itself is elected by the congregation.

Chair – Pam Hoffman

NURTURE COMMITTEE

Provide means of assimilating new members into the life of the Westminster Church.

Provide fellowship programs/opportunities for the members and friends.

Prepare, with the pastor, general policies concerning the observance of services on the occasion of death.

Chair - Barb Barsch


 MISSION COMMITTEE

Interpret mission programs of the Presbytery, Synod and the General Assembly for the session & the congregation.

Monitor a distribution of the church benevolence funds.

Work with deacons to prepare & distribute Thanksgiving and Christmas baskets, gifts, etc.

Work with other church & community groups for furthering the church’s mission.

Arrange for mission speakers supported by Westminster Church.

Chair - Jane Evans

PERSONNEL COMMITTEE

Oversees the compensated personnel of the church and makes recommendations to session of any needs.

Chair - Chuck Whitman

PROPERTY COMMITTEE

Provides for the normal upkeep of the church buildings and grounds including lawn care, snow removal, windows, etc.

Oversees the work of the custodian and/or other cleaning & maintenance services.

Chair - Warren Ferrell

WORSHIP COMMITTEE

Work with the pastor and the director of music to plan and implement the Sunday Worship service(s) and other special Worship services.

Chair - Lucy Stuart