Council and Ministry Leadership

Council and Ministry Leadership at First United Lutheran

Provide your interest and expertise in a variety of areas to help guide the direction of our church.

Congregation Council

Congregation Council

Set church policy and oversee programs and finances. Serve as a representative to a committee and help coordinate worship services.

Finance

Finance

Meet monthly to review financial activities of the church.

Auditing Committee

Auditing Committee

Meet to audit the financial records of First United on an annual basis.

Endowment Board

Endowment Board

Meet quarterly to make decisions on investments and disbursements of the Foundation Fund.

Long Range Planning

Long Range Planning

Formulate and develop written long range plan related to growth development and future of our church.

Nominations

Nominations

Screen and recommend candidates for appointed church leadership positions and oversee selection of candidates for election.

Outreach

Outreach

Meet regularly during the school year to discuss and plan various outreach events.

Personnel

Personnel

Oversee staff/employee policies and procedures. Instrumental in staff selection and support.

Property and Grounds

Property and Grounds

Meet regularly to discuss and provide input for the property of the church.

Social Ministry Committee

Social Ministry Committee

Meet regularly throughout the year to provide leadership in uplifting various social concerns that call for special attention and action by our Christian community.

Stewardship

Stewardship

Meet to plan annual stewardship response and to encourage generous giving to First United.

Worship and Music

Worship and Music

Oversee all aspects of worship and music.

Youth and Family Ministry

Youth and Family Ministry

Attend monthly meetings to discuss and provide input for all educational programming areas.

Great Beginnings Preschool Board

Great Beginnings Preschool Board

An advisory group which meets monthly to help promote the preschool program through community publicity, school events, and classroom volunteering.

Tanzania Committee

Tanzania Committee

Open to anyone interested in promoting our relationship with and support for the Maangashiny Parish in Tanzania, our partner congregation.

Technology Team

Technology Team

Open to anyone interested in computers, websites, and other technical areas that could share their expertise with the church community.

Housing Committee

Housing Committee

Responsible for the repairs and maintenance of three houses owned by First United.