The Administration and Finance Ministry serves the parish in two capacities. First, we provide oversight and guidance to personnel and financial affairs. This includes advising clergy on staffing matters and overseeing the financial management of the parish:  budgeting, cost management, and financial reporting. 

The second ministry area is stewardship, supporting our mission and ministry. We seek to create a year-round program to assist in discerning gifts God has given and the work God is calling us to do.  

Ways to Give



As Christians, we believe everything we have belongs to God and we are called to give back to God through our time, talents, gifts, and service. We believe that Stewardship is what we do with the time, talents, and treasure that God has entrusted to every one of us. Everything we have is a gift from God because God made us and God made us able to earn what we have. 

This includes the ways we give back to God through the church, using our gifts for the glory of God and to serve God’s purposes in the world. 

What is a Pledge?

A pledge is an exercise in faith. After thoughtfully considering all the ways God has provided for us in the past, after thoughtfully counting all the blessings we currently enjoy, we prayerfully seek God's direction in making a promise--a covenant about what we think we can share in the future. It may seem like a stretch to us right now.

We trust that God will help us find the ways and means to make our intentions a reality. If we are not sure how we will accomplish it, our pledge itself becomes an act of faith. Because we have seen God come through for us before, our faith is strengthened as we observe the surprising ways our intentions are realized.

We hope you will prayerfully consider making a pledge to our Annual Giving Campaign.

"Then the people rejoiced, for that they offered willingly, because with perfect heart they offered willingly to the LORD; and David the king also rejoiced with great joy."    1 Corinthians 29:9

For more information contact: 


Bruce Perlson, Treasurer

Martha Seagram, Stewardship Chairperson

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Ministry Moment


An opportunity either to recognize someone in your ministry area or to invite others into your ministry with a new opportunity. Sign up here, then you will get to share your opportunity after the Peace on the Sunday for which you sign up. 

Please select the Sunday you'd like to present your Ministry Moment and fill out the form. Thank you!
Ministry Moment

Sign Up Instructions


If a Sunday has already been selected, it will appear gray instead of black.

  1. Click “Sign Up”

  2. On the next page, use the arrows to change the calendar

  3. Click on the Sunday you’d like. 

  4. Click the boxed time below the calendar.

  5. Click the button on the right that says “Next”

  6. Fill out the form. You do not need to give your phone number.

  7. Click the button on the right that says “Submit”

The program will automatically email you a copy of your form, giving you a script to use during the service! Please ignore any reference to payment or price—this is the default setting of the program.

Thank you!

2019 Parish Finances