Our StaffRev. Randolph C. Nolen
La Verne Montieth
Clerk of Session
Commissioned Ruling Elder
Moderator, Presbyterian Women
Elder, Session Class 2020, Church Life
Elder, Session Class 2022, Nominating & Personnel
Elder, Session Class 2022, Community Life
Lana Cheryl Jones
Elder, Session Class 2022, Worship & Christian Ed
Elder, Session Class 2021, Property
At Westminster we believe that when Sunday worship ends, our true service begins! Our congregation supports many projects:
Community Kitchen is an organization that serves a free meal at noon 365 days a year. We work every other Thursday, making sandwiches for the weekend, and helping to prepare a hot meal for Thursday. Three or four times a year we pass out sack lunches on the weekend.
Our "Piece" Makers make quilts and layettes that are given to Good Samaritan, local families, Cristo Rey, and the County Health Department.
CASA Family Adoption at Christmas
We provide financial support for a variety of missions through:
Westminster Presbyterian Church was officially organized on April 26, 1961 with 82 charter members. Rev. Travis Hyatt was the organizing pastor and moderator of Pecos Valley Presbytery (now Sierra Blanca Presbytery).
The first worship service of the new Roswell Presbyterian Fellowship was held on Sunday, February 19, 1961 in the Knights of Pythias Hall at 1601 W.
In 1962 a building site was located, which was donated by the builders of Enchanted Hills. Dick Wagoner was selected as architect and Holloway Construction Company as the builder. A Mission Grant from General Assembly provided enough cash to get started, but when it came to financing the building, they had nothing to secure a loan. The loan company agreed to accept personal signatures from the membership to secure the loan by using their homes as collateral. Members also assisted with the building project by doing finishing work, such as painting, laying floor tile, etc., to help defray some of the cost. The building was completed and was dedicated on May 16, 1965. The closing of Walker Air Force Base in the mid 1960’s, put a strain on all of