The 2016 Nominating Committee will be looking to fill the following positions:

Elders
Serve on the Board of Session.  Their primary focus is to provide spiritual leadership, big picture vision and direction and dedicated prayer to the ministries of the Kirk.  Their obligations include but are not limited to:

·      Session prayer meeting (1st Tuesday of the month) and Session business meeting (3rd Tuesday of the month)

·      Attend EPC Leadership Training

·      May be assigned to a standing committee of Session

·      Serve Communion

·      Assist with Confirmation Interviews with youth (May)

·      Infant Baptism

·      2 Elder Retreats/year

·      Finance Elder also attends Finance Committee meeting each month and sits on the Foundation Board which meets 4 times/year


Three (3) Elders are needed to fill the expired terms of the Class of 2016.  One (1) of these three (3) Elders needs to be nominated as a Financial Elder.  These Elders are being nominated for a three-year term.

 

Deacons
Serve on the Board of Deacons.  Their primary focus is to provide leadership, direction, administration and programmatic support for the ministries of the Kirk.  Deacons are assigned to a particular ministry team and work closely with Kirk staff.  Their obligations include but are not limited to:

·      Deacon’s Meeting (2nd Monday of the month for Kirk Crossing, 2nd Tuesday of the month for Kirk of the Hills)

·      Attend EPC Leadership Training

·      Additional duties as discussed with ministry leader

·      Serve Communion (1st Sunday of every month)

 

Seven (7) Deacons are needed to fill the expired terms of the Class of 2016:

  • Student Ministry Deacon Kirk Crossing
  • Elementary Ministry Deacon Kirk Crossing
  • Adult Discipleship Deacon Kirk Crossing
  • Student Ministry Deacon Kirk of the Hills
  • Elementary Ministry Deacon Kirk of the Hills
  • Adult Discipleship Deacon Kirk of the Hills
  • Hospitality Deacon Kirk of the Hills

 

Nominating Committee
Six (6) Members at large for the 2017 Nominating Committee