(Jimmy Dyksterhouse, Justin Bell, Laura Hickey, Dorene Kutrubs, Kevin Walker, Dan Houston)

 The Congregation Council has general oversight of the life and activities of this congregation, its vision, direction, and practices of faith to the end that everything be done in accordance with the Word of God and the faith and practice of Lutheran Congregations in Mission for Christ (LCMC). The duties of the Congregation Council includes:
  • To lead this congregation in stating its mission, to do long-range planning, to set goals and priorities, and to evaluate its activities in light of its mission and goals.

  • To seek to involve all members of this congregation in worship, learning, witness, service, and support.

  • To oversee and provide for the administration of this congregation to enable it to fulfill its functions and perform its mission. 

  • To maintain supportive relationships with the lead pastor and hold him/her accountable to his/her role of vision, leadership, and moral integrity.

  • To be examples individually and corporately of the style of life and ministry expected of all baptized persons and to uphold the standards of elders as stated in 1 Timothy 3:1-7.

  • To promote a congregational climate of peace and goodwill and, as differences and conflicts arise, to endeavor to foster mutual understanding.

  • To emphasize partnership with the LCMC as well as cooperation with other congregations, both Lutheran and non-Lutheran.

  • To seek out and encourage qualified persons to prepare for the ministry of the Gospel. 
If you have questions or concerns to submit to your Council, please email them at Council@CtKCharlotte.org.