Boards and Committees
The members of this elected board are responsible for overseeing, guiding, and directing the ministries, programs, and mission of the church.
The members of this elected board are charged with ministering to the sick, those who are in need, the friendless, and to anyone who may be in distress.
Betty Miller, chair
The communication ministry works to share the story of our church – its ministries, programs, opportunities, people, and faith – with our members and the greater community through creative communication techniques and marketing tools.
Deb Vita, chair
The adult spirituality team works to provide GPC members and visitors with classes that study God’s Word and help us learn how to live out our faith.
Children and Family
Danielle Weber, chair
The Children and Family ministry works to coordinate and facilitate our Sunday School, youth, and young family programs.
Bruce Raines, chair
The finance ministry works with the church’s treasurer, and business manager and session committees to manage the financial affairs of the church.
It is responsible for developing the annual operating budget, producing monthly financial reports, maintaining the church’s financial policies and procedures, reviewing and authorizing major expenditures, overseeing the GPC trust funds (in concert with the designated trustees), and coordinating the annual audit.
Mission and Outreach
Sherry Martin, chair
The mission and outreach ministry plans and oversees the annual mission budget and provides information for local and national mission opportunities.
Music and Worship
Peggy Ziegler, Co-chair
Laura Davidson, Co-chair
The music and worship committee works to provide an environment that will enhance the worship experiences of our congregation.
The nominating committee is responsible for providing qualified candidates for nomination to Session and Deacons.
Personnel and Administration
The personnel and administration committee provides policies, guidance, and support to the staffing and general administration of GPC.
Responsibilities include maintaining job descriptions and personnel policies for the church, conducting regular performance and salary reviews, and working to fill any non-ordained staff vacancies.
The properties ministry works to ensure that all church buildings, grounds, and equipment are maintained in good working order.
It also oversees the church’s custodial staff and administers the use of church buildings by community organizations.