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Boards and Committees

The Church Council, chaired by the Moderator, consists of the Church Officers, the Chair of the Board of Trustees, the Chairs and Vice-Chairs of all other Boards, and the Minister.  The Minister of Music serve as resource members. The Church Council meets monthly between September and June, and functions collectively to coordinate and harmonize the activities of the various Boards and Committees of the Church.

Board of Deacons

The Board of Deacons is responsible for the spiritual life of the Church. The Board oversees worship, music, pastoral care, ushering and welcoming and floral decorations.

Board of Congregational Life

The Board of Congregational Life is responsible for the Christian Education programs of the Church, the Mission Committee and the Arise & Shine Newsletter Committee. These programs consist of activities that encourage Christian growth and fellowship among the congregation, and promote outreach in the community.

Board of  Finance

The Board of Finance is responsible for coordinating budget preparations and supervising Church expenditures.

Board of Property

The Board of Property is responsible for maintaining all Church property and equipment in a state of good repair and for taking action on any safety concerns.  The Board coordinates the use of facilities by others.

Board of Trustees

The Board of Trustees is responsible for holding the deeds of the Church, arranging for insurance, and holding and administering legacies and bequests under the direction of the congregation.


First Baptist has a number of committees that provide an opportunity for the congregation to participate in the ongoing work of the Church. These include Floral, Health Council, Mission, Music, and Ushering and Welcoming.