The Commission on Ministry’s purpose is to serve as pastor and counselor to ministers and Certified Christian Educators; to facilitate relations between congregations, ministers, Certified Christian Educators and the presbytery; and to settle difficulties on behalf of the presbytery when possible and expedient.
Forms and Templates
Pastoral Compensation
Pastor Covenants
Installations and Ordinations
Dissolution of Pastoral Relationships
Regions and Regional Liaisons
COM Moderator: Julie Peterson

North Shore (Region 1)

Paul Smith (

Dianne Shields (

Deerfield, First

(Deerfield, South Asian Worshipping Fellowship)

Glenview, North Branch Bible

Grayslake, Wildwood

Highland Park

Lake Forest, First

Libertyville, First

Northbrook, Village

Wilmette, First



City and Near Northside (Region 3)

Olga Ricketts-Peart (

Chicago, Edgewater

Chicago, Faith Community

Chicago, Fourth

Chicago, Friendship

Chicago, Lake View

Chicago, Lincoln Park

Chicago, Mayfair

Chicago, Ravenswood

Chicago, Rogers Park

Evanston, First

Evanston, Northminster

Skokie, Carter-Westminster

Skokie, Evanshire

Northwest and City (Region 2)

Mark Nokes (
Jae Cho (

Arlington Heights, First    

Arlington Heights, Southminster


Des Plaines, Hahna

Des Plaines, Taiwan Greater Chicago

Elk Grove

Glenview, Chicago Joyful

Hoffman Estates, Church of the Cross

Morton Grove, Community

Mount Prospect, Community


Park Ridge

Wheeling, Evergreen


City and Near West (Region 4/5)

Brad DeZur (

Broadview, Community

Chicago, Good Shepherd

Chicago, Pine Avenue United

Chicago, Vida Nueva

Cicero, Clement (Canto)

Cicero, Emmanuel

La Grange, First

Far West (Region 6)

Sandy Zeles & Jess Scholten

Carol Stream, Heritage

Clarendon Hills, Community

Downers Grove, St. Luke


Elmhurst, Yorkfield

Glen Ellyn, First

Glen Ellyn, Southminster

Itasca, First

Lombard, Community

Naperville, Knox

Naperville, River Glen

Wheaton, First

Wheaton, Hope

City and Southwest (Region 7)

Jeff Hill (

Chicago, First

(Chicago, Ghanaian Worshipping Fellowship)

Chicago, Crerar-Memorial

Chicago, Hope

Chicago, Hyde Park United

(Chicago, Next Ministries New Worshipping Community)

Chicago, Second

Chicago, Sixth-Grace

Chicago, Seventh

City and Far South (Region 8)

Barbara Vaughn

Chicago, New Deliverance

Chicago, Morgan Park

Chicago, Pullman

Chicago Heights, First

(Dolton, Divine Redeemer Worshipping Fellowship)

Hickory Hills

Homewood, First

Oak Lawn, Community

Orland Park

Park Forest & Calvary (yoked/ shared pastor)

Tinley Park, Faith United