Update from president
February 2019 – Mid-year update from President John Simmonds
Agendas and minutes of 2018-2019 meetings
The Prudential Committee, the elected governing body of the church, usually meets the second Wednesday evening of the month. You can click on the dates below to view the agendas and minutes of meetings that are currently available.
2018-19 Prudential Committee members and areas of responsibility
John Simmonds – president
Jay Glasson – past president
Cheryl Bartholomew – president elect
Claire Rosenbaum – clerk
David House – treasurer
Roberta Groch – assistant treasurer
Samantha Cole – community life
Nancy Weiss Fried – social justice
Cynthia Roberts – spiritual development
Tiffany Reed – stewardship
Caroline Mailloux – strategic planning
Kate Bowden – personnel
The six-member Nominating Committee is responsible for identifying and developing church leadership. Members are elected for two-year terms. In addition to recruiting for elected positions, they help identify committee chairs.
Nominating Committee members have an understanding of the structure and work of the organization, leadership needs, and the special qualifications needed for elected and appointed positions.
Nominating Committee members 2019-19:
The Deacons create opportunities for hospitality, fellowship, and a sense of belonging among newcomers, members, and friends. They are elected by the congregation to five-year terms. Recent activities include ushering on Sunday mornings, phoning members and friends to check in, assisting the minister with annual communion service.
Jim Barfoot – senior deacon
Joe Fisler – senior deacon
Jack Killilea – youth representative