Our Leadership

The Session

Our Governing Board – The Session

The governing body of Escalon Presbyterian Church is called the Session.  The session is made up of elders and is moderated by our Pastor.  The Session is responsible for the spiritual life and mission of the church and is made up of various departments that oversee many of the ministries here at the church.  These include:

  • Adult Ministries: Adult Bible Studies, Small Groups
  • Youth Ministries:  Sunday School, Youth Groups
  • Church Life:  Fellowship, Members, All-Church Events
  • Finance:  Stewardship, Budget
  • Mission Outreach:  Evangelism, Missions
  • Trustees:  Facilities, Personnel, Memorials
  • Music: Worship Music, Choir

The Deacons

Our Serving Board – The Board of Deacons

The Board of Deacons is made up of elected Deacons.  The Board is responsible for ministering to those in need, to the sick, to the friendless, and to any who may be in distress.  The Deacons are organized around these ministry commissions.

  • Worship:  communion, flowers, greeters, lay readers
  • Shepherding:  provide meals for funerals, shut-ins, illness
  • Visitation:  prayer chain, elderly visitation, card ministry
  • CARE:  coordinating with our local Escalon food-bank
  • Deacon’s Fund:  emergency, one-time assistance

Nominating Committee Info

Click on a picture below to view information related to serving as an Elder or a Deacon at EPC, and to view the Essential Tenets of our denomination.  All prospective officers should read the appropriate documents and have first watched the video below: