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Lay Leadership at Riverside: Joining Information and Procedures

Answering God's Call to Serve

Is God calling you to serve?

The Nominating Committee welcomes you to answer God’s call. We’ll show you how. Whether you are a new member or you’ve been here for many years, we encourage you to continue your path of spiritual growth through lay leadership.

Below, you will find links to descriptions of commissions and committees, a summary of the election process, and the Interest Survey if you wish to apply for lay leadership:

Click here for the Riverside Commissions and Committees Brochure.

Click here for the Steps to Become an Elected Lay Leader.

Answer the Call
If you are interested in lay leadership, please complete the Lay Leadership Interest Survey below, save it, and email it back to the Nominating Committee at nomcom@theriversidechurchny.org.

Click here to email the Nominating Committee.



Candidates for Church Council:

  • 2 years membership with pledges fulfilled

Candidates for Commissions and Committees:

  • 1 year church membership with pledge fulfilled.