Governing Body, Planning Teams, Ministry Circles

Ministry Teams: Leaders and Members (List of Circles follows)
Planning Team Leaders (together with President and Secretary) comprise the Governing Body. Planning Teams Members are recruited by Team Leaders (members of the Governing Body) and meet (at least) quarterly for planning.

President – Joe Kelly

Secretary – Jenn German

Facilities – Gary Boehnke
Members: Paul Kachulis, Wil Oberkrom, Al Schon

Finance – Harry Wilson
Members: Teri Hillen (Treasurer/Assistant), Ken Ulmer, Bob Hill, Paul Kachulis, Marilyn Stavenger

Worship – Sarah Webster
Members – Bob Karr, Neale Rebman, Kevin Prange, Darcy Swanson

Community – Cindi Myers
Members: Jill Stratton, Jean Karr, Jane Herz, Susan Morgan

Learning – Melissa Hattman
Members: K’Lynne McKinley, Laurel Koepf Taylor, Patrick Sullivan, Carla Eilering, Jennifer Kuergeleis, Carla Grundy, Kelly Archer

Servant –  Sandy Bowe
Members: Lori Winter, Christine Rohloff, Marge Engelsdorfer, Susan Dorris, Peggy Kachulis, Elaine Alexander, Laurel Hayes, Melissa Hattman

People – Debbie Gregg
Members: Melissa Hattman, David Faulkner

Ministry Circles
Ministry Circles may be initiated by the Person listed, by the related Team Leader, or by a Staff Member. Circles typically have a lead contact and may be an ongoing circles or be a single event circle. Although Circles are in relationship with Teams, they are usually independent. Circles form (and finish) continuously.

Facilities Circles

  • Accessibility Study Plan – Nancy Reiter and Bob Hill
  • Building Committee Phase I Transitions – Doug Cormack
  • Bulletin Boards – Staff & Teams
  • Facilities Master Plan – Gary Boehnke
  • Garden Circles – Ray Mulligan, Sandy Bowe & Nanette Ford
  • Job Jar Gang – Paul Kachulis
  • Kitchen Circle – Nancy Reiter
  • Web Design – Nick Gilham

Finance Circles

  • Audit Circle – Scott Guerrero
  • Capital Campaign Follow Up – Norma Leuthauser
  • Stewardship – Marilyn Stavenger
  • Money Counters – Bob Hill
  • Special Gifts – Paul Kachulis

Worship Circles

  • Altar Care and Flowers – open
  • Hanging of Greens – Geno and Lola Contestabile
  • Seder Meal – Alyssa Schnell
  • Small Group Reading Circle in Contemporary Theology – Bob Karr
  • Usher Coordinator – Sandy Bowe
  • Women’s Retreat – open
  • Chancel Choir – Darcy Swanson
  • Children’s Choir – Darcy Swanson
  • Youth Music – Darcy Swanson
  • Folk Choir – Darcy Swanson
  • Name Tags – office
  • Welcome Notes (cards sent to visitors) – Lori Winter
  • Welcome Table – office
  • Liturgist Coordinator- Sarah Webster

Community Circles

 

  • Circles of Care (meals) – Dee Ban
  • Circle of Healing – Sue Ulmer
  • Coffee Fellowship – Jenny Davis
  • Peace UCC Moms’ Group – Dee Ban
  • Men’s Fellowship Breakfast – open
  • New Member – Lori Winter
  • Prayer Quilts – Gail Saxton
  • Welcome Circle – Al Schon

Learning Circles

  • Good Questions – Marilyn Stavenger
  • Advent/Thanksgiving Event – Open
  • Crib Room – Alicia Siddiqui
  • Easter Breakfast – Jeanne Smith
  • Easter Morning Celebration (Church School) – Open
  • Memphis Trip – Open
  • Peace Trail – Debbie Gregg
  • Rally Day Celebration – Open
  • Shepherds – Naomi Adair
  • Youth – Christopher and Carla Grundy

Servant Circles

  • Sandwich Ministry – Dee Ban & Gretchen Loudermilk
  • Valentine/Bake Sale – Gail Saxton
  • Neighborhood Houses – Marge Engelsdorfer
  • Yellow Bag Ministry – Gretchen Loudermilk
  • Peace and Justice – open
  • Wellness Advisory Group – Wynn Miller
  • CROP Walk – Laurel Hayes

People Circles

  • Safe Church – called together as needed
  • Office Volunteers – office
  • In-Care Seminary Students – Mickey Clarke
  • Nominating – in process