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
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Pastoral Compensation
Pastor Covenants
Installations and Ordinations
Dissolution of Pastoral Relationships
Regions and Regional Liaisons
COM Moderator: Julie Peterson

North Shore (Region 1)

Barbara Churchill 

Dianne Shields

Deerfield, First

Deerfield, South Asian Worshiping Fellowship

Glenview, North Branch Bible

Grayslake, Wildwood

Highland Park

Lake Forest, First

Libertyville, First

Mt. Prospect, Noori Mission Worshiping Fellowship

Northbrook, Village

Wilmette, First


City and Near Northside (Region 3)

Olga Ricketts-Peart 

Jane Tuma

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, Chicago Joyful

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

Hoffman Estates, Church of the Cross

Morton Grove, Community

Mount Prospect, Community

Niles, Community


Park Ridge

Wheeling, Evergreen

City and Near West (Region 4/5)

Barbara Coop 

Brad DeZur 

Broadview, Community
Chicago, Good Shepherd

Chicago, Pine Avenue United

Chicago, Vida Nueva

Cicero, Clement (Canto)

Cicero, Emmanuel

La Grange, First

La Grange, Highlands

Northlake, Trinity

Oak Park, Fair Oaks

Oak Park, First United

Oak Park, Parkview

River Forest, First


Western Springs

Far West (Region 6)

Jim Davidovich

Lesley Weir 

Carol Stream, Heritage

Clarendon Hills, Community

Downers Grove, St. Luke


Elmhurst, Yorkfield

Glen Ellyn, First

Glen Ellyn, Southminster

Hanover Park, Christ

Itasca, First

Lombard, Community

Naperville, Knox

Naperville, River Glen

Wheaton, First

Wheaton, Hope

City and Southwest (Region 7)

Jeff Hill 


Chicago, First

Chicago, Ghanaian Worshiping Fellowship

Chicago, Second

Chicago, Sixth-Grace

Chicago, Seventh

Chicago, Crerar-Memorial

Chicago, Hope

Chicago, Hyde Park United

Chicago, Next Ministries New Worshiping


City and Far South (Region 8)

Lorenzo Jackson

Adam Malak 

Burbank, Divine Redeemer Worshiping Fellowship

Chicago, New Deliverance

Chicago, Morgan Park

Chicago, Pullman

Chicago Heights, First

Hickory Hills

Homewood, First

Oak Lawn, Community

Orland Park

Park Forest, Calvary

Tinley Park, Faith United