Phoenix Community Church
  Upcoming Events

Council Meeting
4:45 pm, June 26 @ private home, Portage, MI

Clergy Discussion Group
10 am, July 17 @ private home, Portage, MI

Church & Ministry Meeting
10 am, Aug 2 @ First Congregational Church, St. Joseph

Clergy Lunch Gathering
12 pm, Sept 18 @ to be announced

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Church & Ministry Committee of the Southwest Association

The Church & Ministry Committee examines the credentials of churches which apply to become members of the Association and the credentials of ministers residing or working in Southwest Michigan who are or wish to be authorized ministers of the United Church of Christ. This committee is also responsible for directing the expenditure of certain funds of the association related to education. For a more complete description of the committee's duties and responsibilities, see the Association Bylaws.

Church & Ministry Committee Members for 2018:

Chair:Rev. Deborah Kohler
Registrar:Rev. Kenneth Arthur
Members at Large:Rev. Bob Bond
 Rev. Jeffrey Dick
 Rev. Dr. Scott Luppe
 Dale Muyskens
 Rev. Chris Noffke
 Dianne Roberts
 Rev. Kyle Tade
 Ken Warren
Members ex-officio:Pastor Kathy Schuen, SWA Moderator
 Rev. Mary Beth Moran Cross, SWA Vice-Moderator
 Rev. Justo Gonzalez, MI Conference Rep.

Note: Members ex-officio have voice but no vote.