In the Spotlight:

The Committee on Preparation for Ministry walks alongside candidates and inquirers on their journey into ordered ministry.

Usual Meeting Time:

The committee normally meets on the third Thursday of each month at 5:30pm.


Develops and maintains mechanisms and processes to guide, nurture and oversee the process of preparing to become a teaching elder, commissioned ruling elder, or certified Christian educator.

Get in touch with the committee at


Moderator: Elder Scott Harrison

Class of 2020:

Teaching Elder David Wigger
Teaching Elder Robin Craig
Ruling Elder Kathy Sands
Ruling Elder Jo Naretto

Class of 2021:

Teaching Elder Allan Lane
Teaching Elder Mark Eldred
Ruling Elder Rachel Martinez-Finn
Ruling Elder Chris Hiestan

Resources Quick Links:

Application for CPM Scholarship