The PCC is a complicated body. It is unilke any other committee because it has to carry out a mixture of functions - spiritual, legal, financial and missionary. The PCC shares the privileges and responsibilities of making certain decisions with the priest. In return, the PCC is asked to "co-operate with the priest in the whole mission of the church."
The ex-officio members of Lavenham PCC are:
Rev Stephen Earl (Rector), Rev Capt Paul Tyler (Curate), Pete Postle (Reader), David Deacon (Churchwarden), Pam Evans and Maureen Cowdroy (Deanery Synod)
The elected/co-opted members of Lavenham PCC are:
David Boast (Churchwarden), Christopher Burnford, Robin Hughes, Paul MacLachlan (Secretary), Mary Morrey (Electoral Roll Officer and Deanery Synod), Graham Pattrick, Clare Santer.
PCC appointments are:
John Knight (PCC Treasurer)