At Living Word, the business affairs of the church is conducted by a group of people called The Council. The Council has general oversight of the life and activities of the congregation, so that everything be done in accordance with the Word of God and the faith and practice of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America.

The council members and officers for 2017 are as follows:

Jim Lanigan, President
Gale Rowley, Vice-President
Pat Moore, Council Secretary
Julie Gannon, Financial Secretary
Sue Massey, Treasurer
Henry Geyer
Joan McKenzie
Barb Pope
Claire Thomas

It is the job of The Council to lead the congregation in stating its mission, to do long-range planning, to set goals and priorities, and to evaluate its activities in light of its mission and goals. To this end, seek out and encourage qualified persons to prepare for the ministry of the Gospel of Jesus Christ.

If you are interested in serving as a member of The Council, please see a current member or the pastor.