This Sunday we'd like to welcome Rev. Ophelia Laughlin who will be our guest pastor while Pastor JJ is on vacation

Council/Ministry Teams

Lay Leadership


2024 Congregational Council

 (Left to Right) – Front Row: Pat Johnston (President), Shannon Bumgarner, Mary Riccardi (Treasurer), Wendy Crofts, Winnie Fatton (Secretary)
Back Row: Amy Villegas, Cindy Cooper (Vice President), Terry Welsh, Craig Weinrich, Kari Rudgers & Pastor JJ
Tom Kull (Financial Secretary) not pictured


Congregational Council Assignments 2024

Executive Committee

Council President: Pat Johnston
Vice President: Cindy Cooper
Secretary: Winnie Fatton
Treasurer: Mary Riccardi
Team leaders for the 2024 Ministry Areas
Christian Education: Pat Johnston
Communications: Winnie Fatton & Terry Welsh
Congregational Life: Kari Rudgers
PropertyShannon Bumgarner
Service: Amy Villegas
Stewardship: Craig Weinrich
Worship & Music: Wendy Crofts
What does each ministry area entail?
Congregational Council Elections for 2024*
(FT/ST denotes first or second consecutive term) 
Wendy Crofts - 2024, term ending 1/2025 FT
Pat Johnston - 2024, term ending 1/2025 FT
Craig Weinrich - 2024, term ending 1/2025 FT
Shannon Bumgarner - 2024-2025, term ending 1/2026 FT
Terry Welsh* -  2024-2025, term ending 1/2026 FT
Mary Riccardi -  2024-2025, term ending 1/2026 ST
Cindy Cooper -  2024-2025, term ending 1/2026 ST
Kari Rudgers*2024-2026, term ending 1/2027 FT
Amy Villegas* - 2024-2026, term ending 1/2027 ST
Winnie Fatton* - 2024-2026, term ending 1/2027 ST
Chris Kosmac - Church Administrator
Hours: Tue, Wed, Thu  1:30 - 3:30 p.m.
Tom Kull - Financial Secretary
Evelyn Fry - Bookkeeper (non-council position)
Mutual Ministry Team
Paul Telenson - term ending 6/2024
Sonia Delgado - term ending 6/2024 
Sue Whitlock - term ending 12/2024
Bob Connelly - term ending 12/2025
Chris Kirsche - term ending 12/2026
Pastor JJ
What is the Mutual Ministry Team?
Ad Hoc Teams and Committees
Please check out some of the other committees
and teams under the Outreach tab.
COUNCIL Tue., Aug. 6th, 7:00 pm via ZOOM
Thu., Jul. 11th 6:30 pm
Active Shooter Response Training
Christian Education Team Sun., Jun. 23rd, 9:15am  
Communications Team Sun., Apr. 28th after worship  
   Tech Team    
Congregational Life Sun., Apr. 14th after worship  
   Congregational Care    
Finance Team  Monthly on-going basis  
LGBTQIA+ Team    Sat., May 18th @ New Hope Pride
Property Team Tue., Jul. 16th - CANCELED  Sat., Jun. 29th Workday 8:00 am
Racial Justice Team    
Service Team Sun., Mar. 17th after worship
Sun., June 30th, Diabetic Meal Bags
for TASK, Student Bags for FAFP
Mon., Jul. 1st TASK 2-5pm
Stewardship Team    
Worship & Music Team Thu., May 9th, 7:00 pm  
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