Vision Team: Dan Simmons (leader), Dennis Bomke, Lisa Hartzler, Tom Rodden, Kristen Schmid Schurter

Staff liaison: Pastor Greg Busboom


Archival Work:

John Stuemke, 217.546-5414,

Financial Health:

Equips disciples of all ages with financial wherewithal so they can be good stewards of their own personal finances and better serve others in the community. Team meetings are an hour a month; additional time as volunteered to research topics for seminars, obtaining speakers, or leading a class.

Lisa Hartzler, 217.725.3760,

Offering Counters:

Offering counters are careful stewards of our financial offerings. They count contributions and prepare information for entry into the church's computer system, so that St. John's is able to utilize the resources for ministry. They meet weekly for a couple hours.

Skills needed: accounting and clerical.

Bob Borcherding, 217.546.8615,

Office Volunteers:

Help the church staff and pastors by working in the church office weekly, answering phones, doing computer work (if able), and many other types of jobs. Or, help out as needed for large project such as all-church mailers.

Amanda Lawler, 793.3933 x205,


Mark Books, 217.632.5063,

Flower Beds: tasks may include preparing flower beds, planting, watering, weeding and deadheading, and cleaning beds in fall.

Lawn Care: mowing with hand mower, mowing with riding mower, grass trimming, maintaining trees and shrubs.

Spiritual Gifts:

Help disciples see themselves as uniquely called to ministry by God, who designed them for service. Review and design gift discovery tools and education, and ways disciples can connect with church or community service.

Meet the third Sunday of each month at 9:15 a.m., and work on some additional projects throughout the year. Time commitment is 1-2 hours/month for 12 months.

Kristen Schmid Schurter: 793-3933 x206,