Committee on Presbytery Worship
Class Name Status/Church Phone Email
2021 RE Cindy Ray, Moderator Windsor Heights, Windsor 515-334-7231 Contact Email
2021 TE Nancy Profit HR 712-215-0129 Contact Email
2022 TE Don Elly Des Moines, Union Park 515-419-1527 Contact Email
2022 TE Sue Tomlinson Ankeny 515-257-0714 Contact Email
2023 RE Ann McGowan West Des Moines, Covenant 515-480-9595 Contact Email


13.12.1. The Committee on Presbytery Worship consists of five members, including the moderator. Other persons may be asked to participate in the worship of the Presbytery. The moderator and vice moderator of the presbytery are ex-officio members of the committee.

13.12.2. The main work of the Committee on Presbytery Worship is to plan and carry out worship for the Stated Meetings of the Presbytery. The Presbytery authorizes the observance of the Lord’s Supper at each Presbytery worship. Themes for worship may be developed by the committee or suggested by Presbytery entities or members. Either at the end of the November Presbytery meeting or during worship at the February Presbytery meeting, the officers of the Presbytery will be installed as necessary and committee moderators will be commissioned.

13.12.3. Specific tasks in planning for Presbytery worship:

  • Develop theme,
  • Develop liturgy,
  • Recruit leaders, including preacher and musicians,
  • Plan bulletin and coordinate printing of it.
  • Coordinate with the Pastor of the local congregation hosting the meeting.