Sunset Church's Elder Search

The Elder Search Committee is in the process of accepting elder candidates for the 2023-25 term.

Selected candidates will join Sunset’s Session — the ruling body of the church. Each Session member is ordained as an Elder at Sunset Church.

If you or someone you know could be a considerable candidate, we would love to hear from you.

We are accepting nominations and applications until Friday, July 1.

Nomination Form

Do you know a Sunset Church member who is a mature disciple of Christ and gifted as a servant leader? Please prayerfully consider nominating them after talking with them about it.

Elder Application

Interested in being a Ruling Elder? We encourage you to prayerfully think about this decision first, and then we would love to hear from you. Please apply and review the listed documents below, and our team will be in contact with you soon.

Documents to Review

As candidates move forward in the selection process, the following documents are important to review and complete. 

What is it like to be a Ruling Elder at Sunset Church?

Sunset Church’s Essentials of Faith

EPC Ordination and Installation Oath

The Westminster Confession of Faith

Spiritual Gifts Inventory*

* The spiritual gifts inventory worksheet must be filled out and scored manually. Then, record your results in the elder application.

Contact Us

If you have any questions, please feel free to email John Franklin or Randy Johnson.