Officer Nominations

Officer Nomination Guidelines

(Form below guidelines)

1. Qualifications for Officers are listed in I Timothy 3, and include specific character qualities and gifts helpful to the church.

 

2. The office of Deacon is one of sympathy and service, after the example of the Lord Jesus; it expresses the communion of the saints, especially in their helping one another (Book of Church Order, 9.1).

 

3. The office of Elder is one of exhortation and leadership, governing in kindness, shepherding the congregation. It requires the skill and wisdom to teach sound doctrine (Book of Church Order, 8.1).

 

4. Nominations will be accepted through Sunday, February 6, 2022. A slate of nominees will be mailed to the members of the church and a  congregational meeting will be held to elect new officers. 

 

5. All nominees and nominators must be communing members in good standing of Peace Church. 

 

After you have spoken to the nominee, please fill out the form below to nominate them for elder or deacon.  If you would rather have a paper copy of the form, please click here.  All forms are due by FEBRUARY 6, 2022. (If you are submitting a paper copy, completed forms may be turned in to the church office, offertory boxes, or the basket in the workroom of the admin building.)