Each of us can offer something special to serve God, our church and our community. What are your talents and skills? Please consider volunteering for one or more RLC committees.
The Nominating Committee solicits nominations to fill vacancies in the RLC Council each year at the annual meeting. The committee is chaired by Lisa Gigstad.
The Stewardship Committee works to make sure that RLC has enough money to meet its budget and mission goal and to raise money for special projects.
Members of the Stewardship Committee include Rodney Weideman, Amanda Sossoman, Amy Tharp, Beth Green and Donna Gorrell. Chair: Katherine Dawson.
The Altar Guild takes care of the church altar, including communion supplies, setup and cleanup, flowers, candles, etc. Members of the group include Penny Budzien, Jean Ross, Bill Jackson and Sarah Caffey.
Members of the Endowment Fund Committee are Beth Toivonen (Chair),
Ellen Wray, Nathan Johns, Lisa Gigstad and Jason Wauson.
The Care Team primarily provides pastoral care to our members. This includes hospital visits, cards, visits to our shut-ins, giving communion to those who can't come to church and providing special help to RLC members who may need it.
Current members: Penny Budzien, the Borseth family, Marcie Branstetter, the Eck family, the Robinson family, Nathan and Nicole Johns, and Paul Francel and Lisa Gigstad, Susan and Kurt Raulfs and Katherine Dawson.
Fore more info, please contact committee chair, Paul Francel.
Are you a gardener? Do you like planting, pruning, trimming, and spending time outdoors? If so, this committee is for you.
If you would like to be part of this group, please contact one of the two co-chairs: Roni Lufkin or Elizabeth Smith.
We have a three-person Website Committee for RLC.
Lori Philo-Cook: Website content, graphics and photos
Paul Francel: Recording and posting sermons
Stephen Tharp: Technical guidance
We always welcome photos and information for the website.
This group manages funds donated as memorials and approves expenditures for undesignated memorials.
If you are interested in being a member of this group, please contact Council President Stephen Tharp. Members include Jean Ross (Chair), Elizabeth Smith, Ellen Wray, Melota Orr, Marguerite Albrecht, Paula Green and Sharon West.
The Mutual Ministry Committee provides personnel-related counsel to the RLC Church Council. Members of the committee include Mike Robinson (Chair), Keith Gorrell, Paula Green and Joe Koptik.
Members of the Audit Committee include Rachael Boevers and Penny Budzien.
Each spring, the Scholarship Committee solicits scholarship applications from RLC graduating seniors and then awards a scholarship to a deserving student. The group also raises funds, in conjunction with others in the church, for the annual scholarship program.
Members include Lori Barthelmes,
Tom Green, Beth Green, Penny Budzien, Brian Budzien and Jason Wauson.
If you see an error or have additional information to contribute, please contact Lori Philo-Cook. Thanks so much.