Our next Session meeting will be held on Sunday, May 21, immediately following Worship at Flying Buckeye Farm.

Most Recent Session Highlights


Class of 2017

Susan Lendermon
Dr. Ronald Lowman, Jr.
Mary Ruth Meade
Stephany Morgan
Hugh B. Sproul

 
Class of 2018
  
 Amanda Avery
Jennifer Dixon
Robin Knott
Sharon Wilson
Class of 2019
  
George Laase
David Lowman, III
JoAnn Tigert

Clerk of Session:  Fay L. Knicley

Treasurer
Bret Ritchie
Assistant Treasurer
James R. Cooke, Jr.
                                                                                                      
                                                                                                    Trustees

                                       James R. Cooke, Jr.                            Scott Wilson                    Bret Ritchie

                                                                                                     Committees

Administration
Jennifer Dixon, Stephany Morgan
Co-Chairs

This committee is responsible for general administrative matters, committee assignments and functions,  personnel oversight, records, and communicating concerns of governing bodies to the appropriate person(s) or group(s) within our congregation.  They have fine-tuned methods of evaluating the church staff, reviewed salaries and terms of employment, are creating a "Green Book" that would be able to answer any questions about church policies and methods, and have undertaken a review and audit of the church's finances in order to have all information and systems up to date. Also responsible for insurance and leasing issues. Meetings are called by chairmen as needed.

Congregational Life 
Dr. Ron Lowman, Jr., Amanda Avery
Co-Chairs  

This committee is responsible for arranging events and times of fellowship activities, including family night suppers/program, receptions, picnics, and the annual Christmas dinner. Also responsible for care for shut-ins, the ill, and those suffering loss.


Discipleship
Robin Knott, JoAnn Tigert 
Co-Chairs
David Lowman III, Jr. Representative

The Discipleship Committee is responsible for functions of our Youth Group, weekday bible studies, special educational opportunities, and Sunday classes.The Sunday school classes range from toddlers through adults, and there is a nursery caregiver on Sunday mornings and at other times by arrangement.  

Outreach 
Sara Lewis Anderson, Susan Lendermon
Co-Chairs


 
The Outreach Committee focuses on all local outreach and national and international mission activities, including the Haiti Education Foundation, Blankets Plus (CWS), CWS Kits (Hygiene, School, Baby, Cleanup), One Great Hour of Sharing, and the Christmas Joy Gift.  Also responsible for several fundraising events, such as the annual Silent Auction, the Haiti fundraising lunch/dinner, and receptions for visiting missionaries or mission personnel. They are also responsible for the development and coordinating of hands-on community service projects, financially supporting worthwhile local missions, and organizing and publicizing community events.

Property 
Hugh B. Sproul, III, George Laase,
Co-Chairs

 
This committee coordinates the care and upkeep of the church facilities, including all buildings and grounds, and is responsible for maintenance of equipment, for the review and maintenance of insurance coverage on the church property, use of the facilities by non-church groups, and recruiting volunteers to assist with projects and opening/closing buildings.

Worship
Mary Ruth Meade, Sharon Wilson
Co-Chairs



This committee is responsible for the worship life of the congregation, as expressed through Sunday worship services, prayer groups, joint worship with other groups and other special services. This committee maintains the program of music, including the choirs and the instruments involved, along with the presentation of the Sacraments, the ushers, memorial gifts, and weddings and funerals.