Term = 2 years, with 2 terms as maximum.

Work on the Local Church Empowerment Team will be divided into sub-groups: 1) Youth Ministry, 2) Christian Education (Spiritual Formation), 3) Worship and 4) Stewardship. Each sub-group may co-opt additional members. Team members should accept specific tasks and follow through.

Time commitment: Typically monthly meetings (currently Thursday evenings at place of committee’s choice). Sub-group meetings as needed. The Chair will be a member of Conference Council and expected to attend those meetings every other month.

Team Members

Karen Gaines

Pastor Cory Hartz

Mary Lou Kitowski


Margie Lindhorst

Angela Zapp, Chair


Rev. Shana Johnson, ex officio