Committees

Effective leadership most often moves collectively with consensus from others. The committees at NDPC work together with the pastoral staff and members of the Session to determine the best direction for the church.

Committee Description Contact Info
Children and Youth Education Manages a strong children’s program, which is strengthened through the curriculum used during church school, children’s involvement in worship, youth group opportunities, and family activities and education. Marion Reeves [email protected]
Adult Education Organizes Christian education programs for adults. Ginny Bowen  [email protected]
Community Fellowship and Special Events Facilitates social gatherings, shared meals, and special community activities. Holly Williams and Thom Schrek [email protected]
Community Ministry Supports the church’s local and national mission initiatives and activities. Nancy Gathany [email protected]
Congregational Care Offers special care to church members during life changes and major events. Pam Joyce [email protected]
Engagement Coordinates the church’s public face, including: marketing, welcoming visitors, and facilitating a new member process. Ellen Herbert [email protected]
Finance Provides oversight of the church’s annual budget. Sally Owens [email protected]
Communications Oversees the church’s internal and external communications, marketing, and website maintenance. Charles Bonner [email protected]
Property Manages and maintains church property; inside and outside. Jarvis Ellis [email protected]
Worship Oversees programs and activities for the church’s worship of God. Janet Jasper [email protected]
Commitment Creates opportunities for people to give money, time, and other resources to support the church’s ministry. Rick Neale    [email protected]
Peace and Justice Engages in political advocacy, in conjunction with the church’s mission commitments, and facilitates congregational support for peacemaking. Carol Tveit [email protected]
Global Mission Oversees the church’s support of international mission initiatives. Genia Cayce and Gabriel Ramirez [email protected]
Creation Care Engages in environmental stewardship and environmental justice activities. Kate Mosley [email protected]