Church Governance and Policies
The mission of First Christian Church (Disciples of Christ) of Independence, Missouri, with our long tradition of Christian service, is to reach out creatively to people in our community as servants of Jesus Christ; to compassionately meet the needs of all people on body, mind, and spirit; and to work together in unity while respecting our diversity.
The church believes strongly in congregational governance and leadership.
The 2019 congregational leaders are:
David Ross (Moderator)
Margaret Shields (Vice Moderator)
Geoff Ingram (Vice Moderator)
Judy Spearman (Secretary)
Carol LaRue (Treasurer)