Nominations Committee

(also called the Committee on Lay Leadership)

Chairperson
Pastor Casey Collins

Current Committee members (as of April 2016)
(Pastor must act as Chair, no more than 9 members)
Doris Huston(2016)
Callie McMahon(2016)
Steve Rafter(2016)
Carol Rowlette(2017)
Janet Hromjak(2017)
Wendy Ayotte(2018)
Jim Lawler(2018)

Description
The Nominations Committee role is to help members and friends of the congregation to utilize their gifts for ministry through serving the church.

Activities
Participation at meetings, mainly in the fall of each year. Often the committee has also sponsored a Ministry Fair or other event or method of letting members and friends know the ministry and service opportunities that exist for them here at MUMC.

Fundraisers

Current Needs (as of January 2016)

Current Meeting Times
The Nominations Committee usually meets once every two weeks during the fall in preparation of the Church Conference. The Church Conference takes place around the end of the year, when all committees need a new slate of members. Please call Pastor Casey Collins (673-2669) for exact times and place of the meetings as it varies from year to year.

Volunteer opportunities & job descriptions

Nominations Committee Member
Purpose of Ministry:
The purpose of serving as a member of the Nominations Committee Member at the Milford United Methodist Church is to glorify God by helping members and friends to find their gifts for ministry within the church.

Objectives:
   1.   To encourage or solicit the involvement of the congregation in different committees.

Activities:
   *    Attend Nominations Committee Meetings - currently as called by the chair.
   *    Pray regularly for the congregation and various committees.
   *    Work with the committee in finding people to staff various committees.
   *    Work with the committee leader and other sources (e.g., your denomination) to gather information and about the committees and associated gifts.
   *    Participate in the Ministry Fair which enables the congregation to see many committees at once and gather about them.

Related Gifts
Generous and caring spirit

Other Qualities:
Good facilitative and organizational skills, ability to work with people

Reports to:
The Pastor

Service Times:
Meetings as called, mainly in the fall, and participation in the Ministry Fair

Length of Service:
Three years

Training/Orientation:
   *    On the job training!

See our Committee Contact page for more information.