Nominate Elders, Deacons & ACNC

The All-Church Nominating Committee (ACNC) has begun the process of gathering names of servant leaders for our church:

  • Elder
  • Deacon
  • Member-at-Large of the ACNC

The congregation is encouraged to offer nominations for church officers. Self-nominations are encouraged. The ACNC will consider all nominations and propose a slate of candidates for congregational vote.

 

Deadline for nominations are on Sunday, January 30. If you have any questions, you may contact Scott Crawford at swcrawford787@gmail.com or 1-773-593-6336 (phone or text).

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Nominating Form

  • Elders - Term June 2022 - May 2025

    Ruling elders together with teaching elders, exercise leadership, government, spiritual discernment, and discipline and have responsibilities for the life of a congregation as well as the whole church, including ecumenical relationships. (Book of Order, G-2.0301)
  • We are looking for adult members to serve as Elders for a three-year term and youth Elders to serve a one-year term. In addition to the Personal Characteristics and Church Involvement listed, an Elder will demonstrate leadership experience, be able to attend a monthly Session meeting, and serve actively on a Session committee
  • Deacons - Term June 2022 - May 2025

    The ministry of deacon is one of compassion, witness, and service, sharing in the redeeming love of Jesus Christ for the poor, the hungry, the sick, the lost, the friendless, the oppressed, those burdened by unjust policies or structures, or anyone in distress. (Book of Order, G2.0201)
  • We are looking for adult members to serve as Deacons for a three-year term and youth Deacons to serve a one-year term. In addition to the Personal Characteristics and Church Involvement listed, a Deacon will: have volunteer leadership and/or meaningful involvement in one of our church ministries; be able to attend a monthly Board of Deacons meeting; and devote time to congregational caring ministry
  • All Church Nominating Committee - Term June 2022 - May 2023

    This committee nominates new Elders, new Deacons, new members of the All-Church Nominating Committee and special committees as needed by the congregation.
  • There are 9 members: 5 Members-at-large from the Congregation, who serve up to three consecutive one-year terms; 2 current Elders; and 2 current Deacons

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