The session is the council for the congregation and is comprised of the installed pastor and associate pastors, and here at Mechanicsburg Presbyterian Church, 21 ruling elders who were elected by the congregation.  Session is charged to:

exercise leadership, government, spiritual discernment, and discipline and have responsibilities for the life of a congregation as well as the whole, church, including ecumenical relationships.”  The Book of Order

sessionThe Clerk of session is a ruling elder and is elected by the session.  The Clerk’s responsibility is to take minutes of the session and congregational meetings and to keep church records regarding births, deaths, marriages and membership up to date.

Moderator of session – The Reverend Kathryn Z. Johnston
Clerk of session – Lorrie Weber


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