First Presbyterian Church of Taos

We best serve Christ by loving all!




​​This committee’s main duties are to help facilitate planning worship, including music and liturgists, along with the Church Pastoral staff.  
   The Mission Committee seeks to discover the mission needs and opportunities within God’s community and to facilitate the involvement of members and friends to promote God’s love through service. This committee provides support, funding, and volunteers to the work of Christ’s love, justice, and peace in the Taos community, in our nation, and throughout the entire world.  
  • Chair: Gary Wright
  • Meetings: 1st Wednesday of the Month, 4 PM
  • Location: Coffee Room
  • Co-Chairs: Lori Weber and Dave Doolittle
  • Meetings: TBD


  ​The mission of the Fellowship Committee is to engage our members and our neighbors in meaningful and enjoyable events, both within our congregation and in our larger community so that all may experience God’s love and concern through Christian hospitality. This committee also promotes and welcomes new members into the First Church family and oversees the church’s ministry of hospitality.​​


The mission of the Christian Education committee is to provide nurturing Christian Education classes and programs for the spiritual formation of people of all ages. The committee is responsible for planning, purchasing, and implementing curricula and programs for classes involving all age groups at First Presbyterian Church.  
  • Co-Chairs: Yolanda Padilla and Blaine Rath
  • Meetings: As needed
  • Co-Chairs: John Abeln and Mike Rollheiser
  • Meetings: TBD

Buldings & Grounds

Stewardship & Budget 

 The mission of the Building and Grounds Committee is to exercise stewardship and care of church property so that it is most effective for ministry and mission. This committee is responsible for effective management, maintenance, use, and acquisition of property, facilities, and equipment.  

 The mission of the Stewardship and Budget Committee is to ensure the most faithful and prudent use of the congregation’s financial resources, while at the same time encouraging faithfulness in congregational giving of time, talent, and treasure.    

  • Co-Chairs: Dave Doolittle and Mark Cardenas
  • Meetings: 9:30 AM, 2nd Thursday of every month,
  • Location: (Lounge)
  • Co-Chairs: Sondra Phillips and John Abeln
  • Meetings: As Needed


 The mission of the personnel committee is to ensure that the church is adequately staffed with quality leadership and to regularly evaluate staff performance and satisfaction, and compensation.    

  • Chair: Sondra Phillips
  • Meetings: As Needed
First Presbyterian Church of Taos​
We best served Christ by loving all!