We are blessed at Winnetka Covenant Church ("WCC") to have talented and committed members who have chosen to be very active volunteers in the leadership of our church and its wide array of ministries. We invite you to contact these leaders with questions and urge you to consider how you might like to participate in the leadership of our church in the future.
Chairperson Brian Madvig
Vice-Chairperson Chris Christenson
Secretary Joan Wallgren
Treasurer Tom Sharp
Financial Secretary Kelly Quackenbush
2017 Boards & Committees
Board of Christian Formation Provides avenues for the congregation to continue on the journey of being transformed by the Holy Spirit into Christ's likeness, through engaging God's Word and one another as fellow disciples on the journey.
Kurt Peterson (co-chair)
John Wallgren (co-chair)
Jon Heintzelman, Jr.
Board of Deacons Charged with assisting the pastoral staff in the spiritual nurture and care of the congregation. This includes serving communion, integrating new members into the life of the congregation, keeping parishioners informed about major events in the lives of members of our congregation, and joining the pastoral staff in a ministry of visitation for shut-ins affiliated with our congregation.
Jan Annes (co-chair)
Reed Brunzell (co-chair)
Board of Trustees Responsible for organizational governance at WCC. While the Pastors, along with the staff lead the church on a day-to-day basis, the Trustees are responsible for ensuring we operate ethically, demonstrate fiscal responsibility and remain true to our mission and values. The Trustees are responsible for constant discernment, guidance and administration over the church's pledges, tithes and offerings, as well as maintaining the church's property and physical plant.
Kurt Kovacic (chair)
Peter C. Nelson
Missions Committee Leads the congregation in engaging our gifts of time, talent and treasure to fulfill God's mission to reach the lost and the least, both locally and globally.
Cindy Buettgen (chair)
Mary Beth Kovacic
Outreach Committee Fosters a personal commitment to Christ and growth in the faith of each congregant by:
(1) Encouraging and equipping the congregation to reach out to people by sharing the gospel in a variety of ways and
(2) Helping the congregation to build intentional pathways into the life of the church.
Mary Beth Molenaar (chair)
Worship Resource Committee Supports the pastoral staff and their vision for worship, focusing on key values of intergenerational family involvement, mission, and congregational worship. As our pastors lead, we look for new avenues of creative expression while keeping warmth in our worship services.
Gary Isaacson (chair)
Stewardship Committee Responsible for assisting members to determine how they might manage the time, abilities, money, truth & relationships God has placed under their care and in so doing more fully appreciate God's love.
Chris Christenson (Chairperson)
Nominating Committee Responsible for creating an annual slate of candidates who will serve in areas of their giftedness and interest through leadership on WCC's boards and committees.
Peter A. Nelson (co-chair)
Rick Schultz (co-chair)
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