As we head into the time of transition here at FDP, we wanted to let you know who to        contact when you need to talk with someone about what is going on at the church. Tiara Payne, our administrative assistant, will continue to be available on Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Thursdays from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.  You can reach Tiara by calling the church office, 432-8029, or emailing her at  Also, if you have information that should be published in the Sunday bulletin or posted on the weekly blog, please get that to Tiara by noon on Wednesdays. 

Members of the Session also are available to answer your questions and are going to be  working with Tiara to provide communications through the weekly blog and Sunday              bulletin.  You can either contact one of the members directly or ask Tiara to put you in touch with them.  The members of the Session are:

Erica Abbett, moderator, Mission and Ministry, for information about Buddy Packs and  other mission projects and activities.                                                                                                       Ashley Laws, member, Worship Arts Center, who can help answer questions about worship services.                                                                                                                                           Dianne Modrell, moderator, Faith Formation Center, for information about PALS, Disciples Gathering and other faith formation activities that are planned from time to time.                        Danny Mortimer, moderator, Worship Arts Center, for information about worship services, music and the status of the search for a new director of music.                                                  Kathy Sherrick, moderator, Administrative Center, has oversight for the finance committee, stewardship, building and grounds and personnel.                                                                        Beth Willock, moderator, Membership Expansion Center, for information on membership retention, outreach and growth.                                                                                                     Barbara Abbett, clerk of Session, for information about the work of the Session and also about the planning and process for the search for a new pastor.