Additional Ruling Elder Resources
- "Themes of Reformed Theology and Polity". Download a chart for reference with discussion questions here.
- "Confession Matching Game". Formatted cards to cut apart and use to match aspects of a creed to its title, available here.
- “Ruling Elder Search Game”. Download this game which entails finding other ruling elders who have engaged in a variety of ministries and activities through their ministry.
- “Presbytery Meeting Bingo”. First time at a presbytery meeting? Use this Bingo card and notice the terms used throughout the gathering.
- “10 Things Ruling Elders Should Know”. An article published in the summer of 2015 as a part of the Presbyterian Outlook’s issue on officer training.
- “Councils of the Presbyterian Church (U.S.A.)”. Download a chart and descriptions of the four councils of the church and their roles.
“The Basics of Parliamentary Procedure”. Orientation to new presbytery commissioners sung to the tune of “Chim-Chim-Cheree.” Download
“Parliamentary Jeopardy”. Orientation to new presbytery commissioners using the answer-question style of the popular Jeopardy game show. Used by permission of the Presbytery of East Tennessee.