Policy & Information for Lay Leadership

The Lay Leadership Support Committee (LLSC) is part of the Pastoral Relations Council.

The LLSC is the cascading (sub-) committee that provides support and information to lay and Licensed Lay Worship Leaders in the Pacific Mountain Regional Council. (Note: There is another cascading committee that provides support and information to ministry personnel in the PMRC, called the Ministry Personnel Support Committee.)


Lay Leadership Support Committee (LLSC) Purpose

Lay Leadership Support Committee oversees and coordinates the Region’s responsibility to provide ongoing leadership training for lay leaders, regarding the following:  Manual, 2019

  • building the capacity of lay leaders who are called to serve in communities of faith,
  • training, educating, and resourcing lay leaders,
  • supporting the growth of theologically literate and spiritually grounded lay leaders,
  • creating networks of support for lay leaders in similar roles across the region; and,
  • working with Licensed Lay Worship Leaders (LLWL) and Sacraments Elders by
    • recommending action on licensing, providing ongoing support/oversight of Licensed Lay Worship Leaders, (LLWL [I.1.11.15];
    • providing training and assessment of Sacraments Elders [I.2.4(c)];
    • maintaining lists, supporting networks and clusters related to LLWL and Sacraments Elders; and
    • maintaining the list of Licensed Lay Worship Leaders (LLWL) and Sacraments Elders.


LLSC Members

  • Terresa Augustine
  • Suzanna Bates
  • Derry Bott
  • Maxine Coffey
  • Linda Ervin, Chair
  • Anjanee Gyan-Dyck
  • Ken Jones
  • Carla Wilks
  • Brenda Wolff, Staff
  • Gail Miller, Regional Minister Staff 

Please contact PMRC Reception for the email addresses of LLSC members, or consult the regional council directory.


Resources & Forms for Lay Leaders

Lay Leadership Includes:

  • Ministry & Personnel Committees 
  • Trustees 
  • Treasurers
  • Chairs of Governing Body, etc.





Additional Resources & Forms for Lay Leadership

Policy & Procedures


Sacrament and Marriage Policies & Related Forms