Elder Recommendations

Class of 2026 Elder Recommendations

Deadline to submit recommendations is Sunday, July 3.

The Officer Nominating Committee (ONC) seeks recommendations of Covenant Partners to serve as Elders who love Jesus Christ, who have a strong faith, and who are committed to Him as their Lord and Savior. We seek six people for the Class of 2026. Elders are charged with oversight of the spiritual life of our congregation. For a full description of responsibilities please refer to the link below. 

Prayerfully consider recommending a servant leader. Please fill out the online recommendation form below. If you choose to print and fill out the recommendation form, please return it no later than Sunday, July 3, to the drop-off box at the Welcome Center, OR mail to:

First Presbyterian Church
Attention: Lisa Belus
Officer Nominating Committee
5300 Main St.
Houston, TX 77004

If you need more information please email Leslie King at leshking@yahoo.com.

Online Recommendation Form Below

Elder Recommendation Form

As a Covenant Partner (member) of First Presbyterian Church of Houston and  following prayerful consideration, I recommend the following Covenant Partner  (member) to serve on Session. I believe this candidate possesses the spiritual maturity and leadership to serve as an Elder. My specific reasons for proposing this member for the office of Elder are detailed in the form below. These reasons include a demonstrated commitment to Christ, service to this church, talents, gifts, and experiences (teaching, committee work, volunteer activities, etc.), or knowledge and experience that equip the person to serve as an Elder.

In filling out this form please consider the descriptions of elders provided in Titus 1:5-9 and 1 Timothy 3: 1-7.

Class of 2026 Elder Recommendation Form

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Person Recommended*
Please include in your answer the qualities or character of this person that lead you to believe that they would be a good spiritual leader of FPC's congregation.
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Recommended by:*

If you have any issues with this form, please contact ONC chairman Leslie King at leshking@yahoo.com.