Officer Training


Congratulations on your nomination as an officer for the Class of 2021!  The Officer Training Committee looks forward to working with you during training.  It will be a time of renewal, getting to know other officers, and learning more about our denomination and this church in particular.

If you have any questions about training, please feel free to contact the Officer Training Committee Chair, Hal Collier (

Each officer is asked to pay a $50 materials and meals fee for officer training.  You can pay online (click here) or at the first meeting.

For information and class materials, please click on the links below.

Officer Training Schedule 2018-19

Officer Training Homework 2018-19

Officer Training Manual

FPC Policies & Procedures Manual 09.12.17

Book of Order

Book of Confessions 2016


What It Means to Be an Officer

The Confessions of the Church

Church Government & Emergency Preparedness

Church History

Things to Know


Baptisms – Assisting Elder Guidelines

Book of Confessions

Deacon Responsibilities

Elder Host Guidelines

Elder Responsibilities

Emergency Preparedness

FPC Organizational Chart

Historic Principles of Church Order

Instructions for Elders Serving Communion

Making Our Worshipers Feel Welcome

Mission, Vision Statement

The Officer’s Calling

Thoughts on Faith

Top Ten List

Ushering 101

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