Persons called to be Deacons in the Church should be faithful and loyal to the Church, sincere and spiritually-minded, with vision and judgement in all the work of the Church. The Deacons are responsible for assisting the Pastor, planning and preparing the Love Feast and communion service, preparing and serving bread and cup communion.
The Deacons minister to the sick, needy, and others in the congregation and community, determine membership classifications, recommending persons for membership, and for reviewing the membership role. Deacons are called to be dedicated caregivers who use their spiritual gifts in a shared ministry of concern for the total well-being of God's people.
Ministry Team on Christian Education
This team is responsible for directing the education mission and program of the congregation in the areas of Bible School (recruitment of staff and selection of materials), assist in the selection of materials and direct the general educational curriculum for the church; establish the summer adult Sunday School electives for adult classes (provide teachers/select materials); recruit teachers for the nursery through youth age classes; organize a teacher training program, obtain a children’s Sunday School Director, an adult director, and plan for and assist with directing the children’s Christmas program. Ministry Team on Nurture
This team fosters the spiritual life of the congregation through music, worship and fellowship and is responsible for securing leadership for special meetings and providing pulpit supply when needed. Ministry Team on Stewards
The team serves as the legal trustees of the congregation with the responsibility for acquiring, holding, and conveying property in accordance with the decisions of the board and/or the congregation, and shall be responsible for the care, protection, and maintenance of this property. This team is responsible for receiving, disbursing and recording all funds of the congregation; for building the annual budget for the Leadership Team review; and for the conduct of the every member enlistment.
Ministry Team on Witness
This team is responsible for directing the congregation’s witness to the world through evangelism, church extension, ecumenical relations, missions, social action, ministry to the needy, and daily vocations.
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