First Presbyterian Church – Cedar Rapids

Committee Volunteers Needed

To be part of the functioning of your church community, put your skills and talents to use by joining a committee! If you have an interest in one of the committees listed below, call the office at 319-364-6148.

The Fellowship Committee is tasked to develop positive relationships in the church through age specific groups, interest specific groups, intergenerational, and all-congregation events. They normally meet each month, with the exception of June and July, for 1 hour at a time on the third Tuesday of the month at 6:00 p.m.

The Finance Committee oversees the fiscal resources of the church and provides the Session with needed information to act as fiduciary of the congregation and corporation. They normally meet each month, with the exception of June and July, for 1 hour, at a time convenient for all members of the committee.

The Media & Marketing Committee promotes the ministries and programs of the church through the Internet, Newspaper advertising, and Social Media. They normally meet each month, with the exception of June and July, for 1 hour, at a time convenient for all members of the committee.

The Membership Committee nurtures the members of First Presbyterian in their relationship with the congregation. They monitor the membership roll of the congregation; ensure a timely pictorial directory is distributed, and other duties to promote active membership.  They normally meet each month, with the exception of June and July, for 1 hour at a time convenient for all members of the committee.

The Mission Committee develops support and understanding and personal involvement in the mission work of congregation. This committee is responsible for SEMP and distribution of grants to several local mission agencies. They normally meet each month, with the exception of June and July, for 1 hour, on the first Tuesday evening of the month.

The Property Committee is tasked with maintaining and enhancing the church building and grounds so member of the congregation can worship in a clean, safe and attractive environment. They normally on an as needed basis for 1 hour, at a time convenient for all members of the committee.

The Stewardship Committee develops and implements the churches stewardship ministry, including the Annual Appeal as well as a full range of stewardship issues affecting congregation members. They normally meet each four times a year, for 1 hour, at a time convenient for all members of the committee.

The Worship & Music Committee assists the Pastoral Staff in developing the worship and music ministry of the congregation. They meet once each month, usually on the first Thursday evening of the month.  The time commitment is for 1 to 1 ½ hours per month.  Generally, they do not meet in June or July.