Peggy Wenstrom, Council Rep.
The Personnel Committee establishes necessary staff policies,
procedures, and job descriptions and works with the church secretary to
distribute and control them. It is
responsible for an annual review of paid staff and assists in hiring and
arbitrating staff problems.
often: Committee meets a
minimum of once a year.
Help is needed to assemble the printed weekly bulletins and monthly
newsletters. Help is also needed
periodically with special projects and mailings, as well as with routine
often: Help is
needed on a weekly, monthly or occasional basis.
You might want to volunteer on a routine schedule or be on a potential
availability list to be called upon when needed for special projects.
Every year, congregations from the Northern Illinois Synod gather
for two days (third weekend in June, from Friday morning to Saturday at 3
p.m.) at Augustana College in Rock Island, IL.
The business of the Synod is taken care of at that time (e.g. approving
a budget for the Synod, as well as setting policy, etc.).
In addition, there are wonderful opportunities to worship together.
Our congregation covers the cost. We
stay overnight Friday in a local motel.
often: Once a year,
in June. We are allowed two
delegates from our congregation, along with the Pastor.
banners for the seasons of the church year and special occasions. Create
new ideas or help with the hands-on work.
You would be working with the adults for this activity.
Once a year, in the fall, our coalition of ELCA churches in Rockford,
known as Rockford Area Lutheran Ministries, has an annual meeting, summarizing
its work as well as presenting its budget and plans for the next year.
Along with the Pastor, we need two delegates to attend this meeting.
Once a year.
Help is needed to check in and shelve books and to process materials.
Training is provided.
Who: Adults, junior or senior high students.
Once a month.
Do you like to putter in the garden?
Our developing Memory
Garden needs continuing care in the form of planting,
weeding, watering, and hand mowing. Check
your interest, and you will be contacted by the committee to work on a schedule
to match your convenience.
event sponsored by the youth which takes place on
Super Bowl Sunday, children/teens participate in the whole
service from readings to singing to skits and conducting the children’s
sermon. There is no age limit as
every age group does something for this event.
This is coordinated during Sunday School time but may involve one outside
Once a year at the end of January.
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