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Each year, we as church members are able to nominate leaders to be Elders and Deacons. These key volunteer leaders are vital to our pursuit of God's vision. It takes changed leaders reaching out, to impact our church. 

During this process be in prayer. Pray for the current Elders, Deacons and nominees as they work through the selection process. And pray God guides and leads you as you nominate men and women for these leadership positions.

Below are the specific position descriptions as well as the voting timeline. The nominees attend information meetings, fill out an extensive questionnaire, and go through an interview process.




The primary roles of the Elders at Macomb is

  • equip godly leadership,

  • guide the overall direction for the church,

  • shepherd the congregation

  • protect the church from falsehood. 

The Elders meet with the ministers on a monthly basis and serve a term of three years.



Deacons are responsible for specific ministry areas throughout the church.

  • lead 

  • recruit

  • train

  • offer spiritual encouragement

Deacons are called to set an example in service and leadership. They serve a two year term.


current Elders:

Brian Carr, Derek Dexter, Frank Kania, Darcy Schreiber

current Deacons:

Amanda Dodge, Barby Knepper, Tom Pfeiffer, Kent Wagner


June 13 - July 11:  Nominations collected

July 11 - September 14:  Nominees interviewed

September 13 - September 16: Nominees informed

October 17:  Members receive sample ballot in the mail that week

November 14:  Election Day / Annual Meeting