The elders of Spring Meadows Church support the spiritual, physical and emotional needs of the congregation through such acts as praying for and providing counseling to the people of Spring Meadows, making hospital visits to those who are ill, and providing phone support for members in need of guidance.  The elders’ duties also include supporting and assisting the Pastor in the work of Spring Meadows, meeting monthly as part of the Session, meeting with brother elders and deacons to discuss the administration of the church, pray for the congregation, and to attend to the needs and challenges facing Spring Meadows.


Acting under the supervision and authority of the Session, the deacons of Spring Meadows Church serve to minister to those who are in need, to the sick, to the friendless, and to any who may be in distress. They are charged with the development of the grace of liberality in the members of the church, and to appropriately collect and distribute the gifts of the people. They take care of the property of the congregation, both real and personal, and ensure all property of the congregation is kept in proper repair.