Council, Elders and Staff

COUNCIL

God’s Word encourages us to serve. One way to do that is by volunteering to work with a team. Our constitution specifies a Church Council which oversees six “Standing Teams” whose chairpersons oversee related sub-teams. The Standing Teams and their chairpersons for 2017 are:

Worship & Music Team: Judy Severson*

Fellowship Team: Marilyn Pitmon

Family Ministry Team: Shery Lindstrom (Children Ministry, Student Ministry, Family Ministry, School Liaison)

Adult Ministries: Dick Walsh

Outreach Team: Kim Sollie
Local Evangelism and Global Missions

Property & Finance Teams: Jim Cosgrove
Sub-Teams are Property, Finance and Stewardship

Administration Team (“Admin.”): Marilyn Pitmon
This Team consists only of the Council President (Marilyn Pitmon), Vice President (Shery Lindstrom), and Treasurer (Jim Cosgrove), plus the Pastor.

* Judy Severson was also chosen to serve as Council Secretary.

NOMINATING TEAM-Nominates people to the Council:

Kevin Olson, Dave Nelson, Jerry Pitmon, Council rep Jim Cosgrove, and Elder Board rep Phil Priest.


ELDERS

In addition to Pastor Dan Sollie, the 2017 Grace Church Elder Board includes:
Paul Paulson and Phil Priest

Their responsibilities include supporting the pastor’s calling in providing spiritual direction to the congregation, being Christian examples, and upholding Biblical truth.


CHURCH STAFF

Pastor Dan (Kim & grandkids) Sollie

Family Ministry Director: Chris (Jeanne & Luma) Adams

Church Secretary: Weslie Priest

Music Ministry Director: Dwight (and son Jeremy) Williams

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Praise Music Coordinator: Jessica Gensmer

Organist: Virginia Gardner

Custodian: Jerry (Karen & Grandaughter, Sophia) Jensen

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Finance Secretary: Rob (& Judy) Severson

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