Deacons: Connecting & Caring
Do you want to work with the Board of Deacons to help care for the congregation? Click here to learn more!
The Board of eacons consists of twelve deacons divided into three classes. A new class is elected each year at the December meeting of the congregation for a three-year term. There is also one youth deacon elected annually for a one-year term.
1) Be a bridge between the Holy and the people
2) Listen, identify, and respond to those in need in the congregation
3) Model God’s compassion and hospitality
4) Serve with imagination and gladness of heart
For those with just a little time:
For those with more time:
For more information or to volunteer, contact the Deacon Moderator.
Individuals who feel they may be called to this ministry should contact either pastor. Additionally, during nominating season, you may also self-nominate by following procedures outlined in church communications at that time. Deacons are nominated by our BHPC Nominating Committee in the fall of each year and elected by the congregation.