Purpose

The Religious Education Committee works and supports the Director of Religious Education  in creating a religious education program for children and youth.

Charge

The Religious Education Committee plans and coordinates educational programs and activities for children and youth. With the minister, the committee has representation on a search committee for the Director of Religious Education and recommends candidates to the Board of Trustees for approval. The Religious Education Committee supports the Director of Religious Education in developing and implementing Religious Education programming, professional advancement, improvements in salary and benefits, additional supplies and equipment, etc. The Religious Education Committee, with the minister and, if needed a Sabbatical Support Committee, develops a plan for continuing Religious Education programming during the Director of Religious Education’s sabbatical.

Convener/Chair

Determined by the committee

Meeting Schedule

Monthly

Primary Liaison Committees

Minister, Worship Committee, Membership Committee, Sabbatical Support Committee