Governance

Governance Documents

Second Congregational is governed by the Church Council, comprised of a Moderator and Vice Moderator as well as representatives of the various boards and committees. Links are provided below to the Constitution and Bylaws, and to our Safe Church Policy (revision approved 1/25/2015).

For easy reference, a Roster of Officers and Board/Committee Members is available here (2/5/2018) and on the Contact page.

Constitution

Click on the link above to open a PDF document of our Constitution, which describes our purpose, covenant, and doctrine, as well as the structure of the Church and how it is governed. The Constitution was updated most recently on March 26, 2017.

Bylaws

Click on the link above to open a PDF document of our Bylaws, which are complimentary to the Constitution and outline how the Church conducts its business.  The Bylaws were updated most recently on March 26, 2017.

Safe Church Policy Amended 1/28/2018 (Originally Approved 1/25/2015)

The Safe Church Policy has been amended to include an application form specifically for youth employees or volunteers (age 18 and under).