First United Methodist Church, Eufaula
Saturday, January 19, 2019
Open Hearts, Open Minds, Open Doors

Church Council

The church council shall provide for planning and implementing a program of nurture, outreach, witness, and resources in the local church. It shall also provide for the administration of its organization and temporal life. It shall envision, plan, implement, and annually evaluate the mission and ministry of the church. The church council shall be amenable to and function as the administrative agency of the charge conference. (The Book of Discipline of the United Methodist Church 2004 ¶ 252.1)


Church Council Membership

Officers of the Council
Chairperson Bob Carder Treasurer Linda Johnson
Vice-Chairperson  Jerry McCormick      Lay Leader Pat Sherwood
Recording Secretary  Barbara McCormick    
Members by Virtue of Office
Lay Leader  Pat Sherwood Circle Of Care Ambassador Bee Bozarth
Lay Member of Annual Conference Pat Sherwood President United Methodist Women Twyla King 
Alt. Lay Member of Annual Conference  Linda Johnson President United Methodist Men
Jerry McCormick
Church Historian  Patti Pipkins     
Financial Secretary /Administrative Assistant Myrna Kiester    
Members by Virtue of Committee Chairpersonship
Board of Trustees  Gary Pruess                           
Staff-Parish Committee  Cindy Wilkey
Witness/Evangelism/Outreach Committee Kate Kuykendall Worship Committee  Margaret Kramer
Finance Committee Dena Sponsler Building Committee            Hal Kirkpatrick
Nominations & Leadership Development Pastor Mike Brannon Memorial Committee  Twyla King
Fellowship & Nurture Committee Chair Anne Gilbert    
Members at Large
Jim Sponsler Bill Gilbert
Vicki Carder
Kelly Jordan
Honorary Members
Hershel Rinker Nora Shanafelt