Peace Lutheran Church Policies

 Facility Use Policy

Peace Lutheran Church Groups

Peace Lutheran small groups such as Bible studies may use the facilities at no cost as long as they schedule activities through the pastor, church secretary, or church council. All groups are requested to pick up and clean up after their activity.

Individual Members of Peace Lutheran Church

Individual members may use the facilities at no charge when the use is for family-related spiritual purposes such as weddings and funerals as long as the usage is scheduled through the pastor, church secretary, or church council.

Individual members may use the facilities at a charge based on Rate Schedule A when the use is for the convenience of the member and the member collects a fee, admission charge or solicits contributions or offerings as a result of the activity. If no fees result from the use of the facilities, there will be no charge to the member. All such meetings or activities must have prior approval of the pastor or church council.

Non-Members of Peace Lutheran Chruch

Community groups whose members involve school-age children and whose leaders or advisors are non-paid adults may use the facilties at no charge. The church council must approve such usage. The church’s Executive Committee may approve a one-time use prior to consideration of a request by the church council.

Groups, including those which may be “for profit” may utilize the facilities at a charge based on Rate Schedule B. Such usage must have prior approval by the church council.

Individual non-members may use the facilities at a charge based on Rate Schedule B when the use is for spiritual purposes. The activity must be scheduled through the pastor, church secretary or church council. Individual non-members may use the facilities at a charge based on Rate Schedule B for other uses with prior approval of the church council.

Rate Schdule A

Facility Used One Time Usage
 – 1/2 Day
One Time Usage
 – Full Day
Continual Usage per Day
 – 1/2 Day
Continual Usage per Day
 – Full Day
Sanctuary or
Fellowship Hall
$20 $30 $10 $15
Kitchen $10 $15 $5 $10
Sanctuary,
Fellowship Hall
and Kitchen
$25 $35 $13 $17
Sunday School
Rooms (per room)
$7 $10 $5 $7

 

Rate Schedule B

Facility Used One Time Usage
 – 1/2 Day
One Time Usage
 – Full Day
Continual Usage per Day
 – 1/2 Day
Continual Usage per Day
 – Full Day
Sanctuary or
Fellowship Hall
$40 $60 $20 $30
Kitchen $20 $30 $10 $20
Sanctuary,
Fellowship Hall
and Kitchen
$50 $70 $30 $40
Sunday School
Rooms (per room)
$15 $20 $10 $15

 

 Wedding Policy

 Facility Use
For active individual members of Peace Lutheran Church, there is no suggested donation for the use of the facilities.
For non-members and inactive members of Peace Lutheran, the suggested donation is $100 for the Sanctuary. If the kitchen and fellowship hall are used for a reception, the additional suggested donation is $50.

Clergy

For active members of Peace Lutheran, the suggested donation is $75 if the pastor conducts premarital counseling and the marriage ceremony. The suggested donation is $50 if the pastor only conducts the marriage ceremony and premarital counseling is supplied by someone else.

For non-members and inactive members of Peace Lutheran, the suggested donation is $150 if the pastor conducts premarital counseling and the marriage ceremony. The suggested donation is $100 if the pastor only conducts the marriage ceremony and premarital counseling is supplied by someone else.

Organist/Pianist/Vocal Soloist

If the church supplies, the suggested donation is $50.

If you make your own arrangements for mucisians, the arrangements and/or fees are negotiated between you and the mucisian.

Cleaning Deposit

For non-members and inactive members of Peace Lutheran, a donation of $50 in advance of facility use is suggested which is refunded after the facility has been cleaned following the event.