Volunteer at the Center of Enlightenment

for your spiritual upliftment

Our Committees

Feed the Body, the Mind, and the Spirit!


Join one of our committees to express your committment to CoE. 
We learn, communicate, and continue to thrive with our committee efforts. 

​​​​List of CoE Committees

Bereavement Committee: Our Bereavement Committee communicates with our members in times of transitions of family members or loved ones. It it chaired by two ministers, Rev. Carol Willis and Rev. Marie Phillips. There are a number of ways to help this committee with cards, time, and knitting.
emails:
RevCarol@coechurch.org or RevMarie@coechurch.org


Choir: Our Choir, or Music Committee, is led be Rev. Kathleen Hellenberg. They practice the 2nd and 4th Tuesday at 6:30 p.m. of each month for specific services. It is not necessary to read sheet music, only to want to share the love of song. 
email:
RevKathleen@coechurch.org


Decorating Committee: It is this committee's job to decorate the sanctuary and Fellowship Hall for each season, along with each special holiday.  
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Education Committee: Our Education Committee, chaired by Rev. Keith Norton, is always working to make sure our classes, seminars, and workshops are of the highest quality and offer personal and spiritual growth.
email:
RevKeith@coechurch.org


Garden Committee: Our garden committee is led by Patty Shaw, wife of Rev. David Shaw and Landscape Designer from MSU. Our grounds include the Sunflower (the symbol of Spiritualism), Iris, a tree brought back from a lightening strike by a drumming group, and a variety of flowers that bloom throughout the Spring, Summer, and Autumn seasons.
email:
PShaw@coechurch.org


Media Committee: This committee is our Communications Committee and chaired by member, Lisa Argo. It includes the Website, Social Media, and other media outlets within the community.
email:
LArgo@coechurch.org


Membership Committee:
​ This committee  strives to keep  our membership growing and information flowing. Rev. David Shaw chairs this committee. They work hard on professionalism and continuity. 
email:
RevDavid@coechurch.org


Newsletter Committee: Our in-house Newsletter was dilligently created and maintained by one of our Senior Ministers and now is chaired by Lisa Argo and includes a speaker calendar, classes, events and workshops, articles, and future information.
email:
LArgo@coechurch.org