Who's in Charge Here?
Sunset Covenant is a congregationally-led church.
The major financial decisions that need to be made are done through a rotating council of church members, who provide accountability and support for the church staff. (When there's a super major decision, all the members in the congregation vote.)
However, the church council chooses to empower and employ a team of people to help facilitate ministry.
This is that team:
- About Us
He is interested in how theology shapes congregational and individual formation. Lifting up new voices and perspectives is one focus in his preaching.
She has a degree in Human Development and Family Sciences from Oregon State University, with endorsements in Early Childhood Education and Human Services.
Emily Raymond is a Portland native and a life long musician. She sang in the PSU Concert Choir while earning her undergraduate degree. In addition to her work serving the people of Sunset Covenant, she is also artistic director for Trouble with Trebles, a double-trio vocal ensemble.
Emily is married with two adorable sons, and enjoys cross-stitching, wine tasting, and experiencing High Tea at local tea houses with friends and family.