WICKLINE S MISSION PATHWAY

Save this PDF as:
 WORD  PNG  TXT  JPG

Size: px
Start display at page:

Download "WICKLINE S MISSION PATHWAY"

Transcription

1 WICKLINE S MISSION PATHWAY Our Mission Pathway is how the members of Wickline United Methodist Church of the Vine agree to work together in pursuit of God s mission for the Church. Mission God s mission for Wickline United Methodist Church of the Vine is to make disciples of Jesus Christ for the transformation of the world. The Wickline Way The Wickline Way is how we pursue God s mission, we: 1. VENTURE out beyond our walls with the love of Christ 2. INVITE others into the Wickline family where together we pursue God s will 3. NURTURE each other and the world around us 4. EXALT the Lord with our lives Wickline Theme Verse I am the vine, you are the branches. Those who abide in me and I in them bear much fruit, because apart from me you can do nothing. John 15:5 VINE Goals Wickline s members, leaders, and ministry teams establish annual VINE Goals. These goals are quantifiable measures used to evaluate our successes and failures at accomplishing God s mission. Through this process we hold each other accountable in love for spiritual growth and greater effectiveness at making disciples of Jesus Christ for the transformation of the world. Organizational Design* Wickline is organized for optimal missional success through four levels of responsibility: 1. Governance (APEX Team & Church Council) 2. Leadership (Executive Leadership Team) 3. Management (Ministry Area Directors) 4. Ministry (Ministry Teams and Individual Members) *specifics for how all four levels of responsibility are cared for are what follow in this document 1 P age

2 1. GOVERNANCE APEX Team a. Purpose: missional priorities and organization-wide accountability b. Makeup: Chair, Council Chair, Senior Pastor, Lay Leader and four at-large c. Meeting Frequency: quarterly d. Accountabilities: Bishop and District Superintendent e. Measures: Wickline VINE Goals Church Council a. Purpose: coordinates the pursuit of mission b. Makeup: the APEX Team, Executive Leadership Team, Ministry Area Directors, Treasurer, Delegate(s) to Annual Conference, and UMW/UMM/UMYF reps c. Meeting Frequency: quarterly, one meeting constituted as a Charge Conference d. Accountabilities: APEX Team e. Measures: Wickline VINE Goals 2. LEADERSHIP Executive Leadership Team a. Purpose: leading the pursuit of the mission b. Makeup: Senior Pastor, Associate Pastor, Associate for Venture, Associate for Resources, Director of Involvement, Director of Children, and Director of Youth c. Meeting Frequency: weekly d. Accountabilities: Senior Pastor e. Measures: VINE Goals 3. MANAGEMENT Ministry Area Directors a. Purpose: managing people in mission b. Makeup: Directors of Mission, Communication, Outreach, Involvement, Hospitality, Member Care, Children, Youth, Adult, Worship, Music, Arts, Finance, Personnel, & Capital c. Meeting Frequency: as needed with supervisor & quarterly with Church Council d. Accountabilities: Executive Leadership Team e. Measures: VINE Goals 2 P age

3 4. MINISTRY Ministry Teams a. Purpose: carrying out the mission b. Makeup: as many persons as necessary to carry out the mission c. Meeting Frequency: as frequent as necessary to carry out the mission d. Accountabilities: Ministry Area Director e. Measures: VINE Goals Members a. Purpose: fulfilling membership vows b. Makeup: active members & attendees c. Meeting Frequency: weekly worship and weekly small group community d. Accountabilities: Church Council e. Measures: VINE Goals Ministry Flow Review 1. The APEX team is the governing body 2. The Church Council is the coordinating body 3. The Senior Pastor is the leader 4. The Executive Leadership Team leads Ministry Area Directors 5. Ministry Area Directors manage Ministry Team Coordinators 6. Ministry Team Coordinators lead Ministry Teams 7. Ministry Teams carry out the ministry 8. Members make up Ministry Teams 3 P age

4 Venture Ministries George Johnson, Associate for Venture 1. Mission Ministry Area Terry Anderson, Director Reaching out in ministry to others. Purpose: to meet the needs of people state-wide, nationally, and globally Mission Team --Terry Anderson Blood Drive Dee Lewis Child SHARE Parent s Night Out Dennyse Snyder Disaster Response David Hanigar 2. Communication Ministry Area Karen Lippe, Director Purpose: to communicate Wickline s mission and mission pathway to members and prospects Newsletter Durenda Hardy Social Media Website 3. Outreach Ministry Area Candis Hogan, Director Purpose: to reach as many people in our area as possible with the Gospel Celebrate Recovery Candis Hogan & Mike Fouts Whiz Kids Nancy Hamilton Life Tree Café Carson Wright Caregivers Support Group Stan Carter Community Volleyball Doug & Michelle Simpson Emerging Ventures (Dance, Drama, Mind/Body Wellness, etc.) Special Events (Fall Festival, Block Party, Garage Sale, Art Show, etc.) 4 P age

5 Invite Ministries Associate for Invite (TGI) Providing a welcoming family atmosphere. 4. Involvement Ministry Area Dianne Mears, Director Purpose: to involve as many people as possible as full members of Christ s Church Member Involvement Jayne Christensen Guest Involvement Sandy Hoisington 5. Hospitality Ministry Area Donna Payne, Director Purpose: to provide a warm, welcoming, and user-friendly environment Greeters Weddings Dianne Mears Showers Funerals Wednesday Night Meals Don & Yvonne Clark Sunday Night Meals Glenda Craig Decorating 6. Member Care Ministry Area Bob Winslow, Director Purpose: to meet the emotional and spiritual needs of our members Stephen Ministry Nancy Fouts Care Team Prayer Team 5 P age

6 Nurture Ministries Associate for Nurture (TGI) Fostering spiritual growth. 7. Children Ministry Area Carol Bates, Director Purpose: to provide spiritual growth opportunities for children Sunday School o Birth toddlers Amanda Martinez o 2 years 3 years Shamra Noakes o Pre K Kindergarten Myrt Hebrink o 1 st Tracey Kay o 2 nd & 3 rd Sherry Gilbert o 4 th & 5 th Linda Hodge Celebration Station Ann Wariner Wickline Day School Children s Church WOW Kids Sunday Night Kids Special Events (Summer Academy, VBS, etc.) 8. Youth Ministry Area David Hanigar, Director Purpose: to provide spiritual growth opportunities for youth. Wednesday Night Fire Evan Marks Wednesday Night Transformations Bryce Snyder & Rachel Cook Sunday School o 6 th through 8 th grade Robby Hoisington & Suzanne Cook o 9 th through 12 th grade Sid Terry Sunday Night Senior High- Dennyse Snyder Sunday Night Junior High Tracey Kay Talons Special Events (Summer Camp, etc.) 6 P age

7 9. Adult Ministry Area Jayne Christensen, Director Purpose: to provide spiritual growth opportunities for adults. Sunday School o Upper Room/Fellowship Dee Lewis o Emanon Jim Smith o Journey Rob Cargile o Transitions Nancy Hamilton o Koinonia Deb Oliver o Seekers Dianne Mears o Foundations Sue Kerr o College & Careers Kim Hanigar Men s Bible Study Bruce Ewing Women s Bible Study Jayne Christensen United Methodist Women o Elizabeth Circle Peggy Killinger o Effie Circle - Donna Payne NOAH Donna Payne COWS Sue Kerr/Lisa Luse Yoga Caroline Reynolds Special Events Exalt Ministries Associate for Exalt (TGI) Seeking to honor God in all things. 10. Worship Ministry Area Elaine Fast, Director Purpose: to provide worship opportunities for members and guests Communion 1 st Sunday Communion 3 rd Sunday Pat & Jeanie Thompson Acolytes Pam Terry Ushers Lay Servants/Liturgists Stan Carter Bulletin Prep Dee Lewis & Sue LaGrone 7 P age

8 11. Music Ministry Area Ralph Duncan, Director Purpose: to provide music ministry opportunities for members and guests Chancel Choir Ralph Duncan Bell Choir Ralph Duncan Up Worship Band Anthony Robertson & Cory O Dell Youth Music Ministry Wyatt Snyder Children s Choir 12. Arts Ministry Area Liz Wilson, Director Purpose: to provide artistic expression opportunities in all areas of Wickline s life Youth Drama Rick Pasutti Community Playhouse Dance Graphic Arts Resource Ministries Margaret Harris, Associate for Resources 13. Finance Ministry Area (Committee on Finance) Mike Fischer & Cecil Frymire, Director Caring for the resources God has given us. Purpose: to provide ethical and efficient management of finances Counting Team Linda Hodge Stewardship Team Maury Hardy 14. Personnel Ministry Area (Staff-Parish Relations Committee) David McAbee, Director Purpose: to provide ethical and efficient management of personnel 8 P age

9 15. Capital Ministry Area (Board of Trustees) Tom Webb, Director Purpose: to provide ethical and efficient management of capital resources Scholarship Sub-Committee Wayne Hodge Legacy/Planned Giving Sub-Committee 1 st Service Sound Joe Groves 2 nd Service Sound Jim Yager 1 st Service Projection Bill Knisley 2 nd Service Projection Sam Roe Youth A/V Carson Wright Special Events A/V Bill Knisley 9 P age

MISSION PATHWAY. How We Pursue God s Mission

MISSION PATHWAY. How We Pursue God s Mission Wickline United Methodist Church of the Vine MISSION PATHWAY How We Pursue God s Mission Wickline s Mission Pathway describes how Wickline is structured, gives a glimpse of how God s mission was accomplished

More information

Bon Air Christian Church

Bon Air Christian Church Bon Air Christian Church Long Range Strategic Plan May 2009 Statement of Strengths As Bon Air Christian Church plans and prepares for its future, we celebrate and support the congregational strengths that

More information

A MINISTRY PLAN 2013-2017

A MINISTRY PLAN 2013-2017 EMBRACING THE COMMUNITY WITH GOD S L0VE A MINISTRY PLAN 2013-2017 FIRST UNITED METHODIST CHURCH HANOVER, PENNSYLVANIA 200 Frederick Street 200 Middle Street 1 Introductory: A Ministry Plan Is Born First

More information

Finance Ministry Team

Finance Ministry Team Finance Ministry Team The Committee on Finance shall have special responsibility with the guidance of the pastor(s) to make recommendations to the treasurer as to which outstanding bills will be paid and

More information

Elk River United Methodist Church Ministry Council Handbook

Elk River United Methodist Church Ministry Council Handbook 2013 Elk River United Methodist Church Ministry Council Handbook Strengthening God's Family Through Christ June 2013 Contents Contents...1 Ministry Council...2 Ministry Council Leadership...3 Communications...3

More information

A key to success is clarity and consistency when it comes to our Vision, Values, Vehicles and Evaluation.

A key to success is clarity and consistency when it comes to our Vision, Values, Vehicles and Evaluation. Introduction This Ministry Playbook is designed to keep us focused on what we believe God is calling us to be and do. A key to success is clarity and consistency when it comes to our Vision, Values, Vehicles

More information

WE ARE IN HIS HANDS VOLUNTEER GUIDE 2

WE ARE IN HIS HANDS VOLUNTEER GUIDE 2 VOLUNTEER GUIDE 2 WE ARE IN HIS HANDS Whether you re into numbers, words, technology, or people, God can use your gifts and skills to make a difference. There are several ways you can put your gifts to

More information

Immanuel Baptist Church. Student Ministry Student Intern Proposal

Immanuel Baptist Church. Student Ministry Student Intern Proposal Immanuel Baptist Church Student Ministry Student Intern Proposal Primary Function The function of the Student internship is to assist the Student Pastor with ministry endeavors within the Student Ministry

More information

1.1 The Program Core Ministry is accountable for all aspects of the Christian Education ministry at Trinity United Church.

1.1 The Program Core Ministry is accountable for all aspects of the Christian Education ministry at Trinity United Church. POLICY NUMBER: POLICY TYPE: POLICY TITLE: Approved Program Core- March 5, 2004 Revisions - September, 2010 -December 2010 -May 2011 CMP CE1 MEANS CHRISTIAN EDUCATION Section 1- Intent 1.1 The Program Core

More information

2013/2014 CHILDREN S MINISTRY LEADER Information and Application Packet

2013/2014 CHILDREN S MINISTRY LEADER Information and Application Packet 2013/2014 CHILDREN S MINISTRY LEADER Information and Application Packet BECOMING A CHILDREN S MINISTRY LEADER EXPRESS INTEREST Receive Children s Ministry Leader Information Packet This packet gives you

More information

Our Lady Of Humility Church PARISH MINISTRY GUIDE

Our Lady Of Humility Church PARISH MINISTRY GUIDE Our Lady Of Humility Church As a branch of the one vine, as the family of our Lord Jesus, it is our mission to follow the way of the Lord by extending welcome, embracing in healing love and sharing the

More information

Ephesian 4:11-12. Ephesians 4:15-16 TABLE OF CONTENTS

Ephesian 4:11-12. Ephesians 4:15-16 TABLE OF CONTENTS TABLE OF CONTENTS TEAMS OVERVIEW.......2 MINISTRY TEAMS 3 ADULT CHOIR...4 AUDIO/VISUAL.5 EVANGELISM. 6 FIRST IMPRESSIONS.7 GOOD SAMARITANS....8 GREETER.9 HOSPITALITY...10 STEPHEN 11 SUNDAY BIBLE STUDY

More information

WE ARE IN HIS HANDS MPT MINISTRY PLACEMENT GUIDE 2

WE ARE IN HIS HANDS MPT MINISTRY PLACEMENT GUIDE 2 MPT MINISTRY PLACEMENT GUIDE 2 WE ARE IN HIS HANDS Whether you re into numbers, words, technology, or people, God can use your gifts and skills to make a difference. There are several ways you can put

More information

Congregational Survey and Ministry Audit Five Marks of Healthy Congregations

Congregational Survey and Ministry Audit Five Marks of Healthy Congregations Congregational Survey and Ministry Audit Five Marks of Healthy Congregations The Conference Council of the Missouri Annual Conference, in collaboration with Bishop Schnase, has designed two new tools to

More information

Sunday School Leaders Job Descriptions

Sunday School Leaders Job Descriptions Sunday School Leaders Job Descriptions Written by LifeWay.com Staff Pastor and Other Ministers Basic Role The pastor is the primary leader for a church s Sunday School strategy. The pastor and other ministers

More information

Scouting In The African Methodist Episcopal Church

Scouting In The African Methodist Episcopal Church Background The African, A.M.E. for short, was the first church in the United States to be made up entirely of African Americans. o The church began in 1787 in Philadelphia when African Americans refused

More information

Job Description Children s Ministry Elementary and Outreach Coordinator

Job Description Children s Ministry Elementary and Outreach Coordinator Job Description Children s Ministry Elementary and Outreach Coordinator 20 Hours per week $8.00 per hour Supervisor Children s Pastor Areas of Ministry 1. Elementary Coordinator (EC) will coordinate the

More information

Annual Performance Evaluation Rector

Annual Performance Evaluation Rector Annual Performance Evaluation Rector Employee Name: Seth Dietrich Position Title: Rector Supervisor Name: Supervisor Title: Bishop of Milwaukee; Wardens of Christ Church Date of Review: Period of Review:

More information

Ministry Plan Example. - Jim Baker

Ministry Plan Example. - Jim Baker Ministry Plan Example - Jim Baker Grounded in WORSHIP 1. PRAYER OBJECTIVE: Through individual and corporate prayer, focus members for spiritual awakening and kingdom growth. Simple Message: Christ followers

More information

December Usher and Counting Schedule December 1 -- Usher Team #4 - Mike Candler, Captain Counters -

December Usher and Counting Schedule December 1 -- Usher Team #4 - Mike Candler, Captain Counters - December Birthdays December Anniversaries 1 Jennifer Simmons-Looney Dee Phounsavath Dorcas Wynne 2 - Paula Potcinske 3 - Jim Phounsavath 4 - Ben Mikus 6 - Jeremy DeFord Wesley Gandy 7 - Alexis Smith 9

More information

Burbank First Baptist Church Committee Descriptions

Burbank First Baptist Church Committee Descriptions Burbank First Baptist Church Committee Descriptions General Guidelines Committee reports are to be made to the church body at the regular business meeting. Each committee shall elect its own chairman each

More information

Davidson United Methodist Church Age Level Program Ministry Milestones

Davidson United Methodist Church Age Level Program Ministry Milestones Davidson United Methodist Church Age Level Program Ministry Milestones So often, Christian educators are asked about the different stages of faith development for children and youth. Parents want to know

More information

Fruitful Congregation Journey Consultation Report Chesterton United Methodist Church June 8, 2014

Fruitful Congregation Journey Consultation Report Chesterton United Methodist Church June 8, 2014 Fruitful Congregation Journey Consultation Report Chesterton United Methodist Church June 8, 2014 We, the consultation team, would like to thank Rev. Scott Tyring, Rev. Cathy Allison, staff, lay leadership

More information

Cornerstone Christian Church Intern Program

Cornerstone Christian Church Intern Program Brandon Morrow 5531 E 37 th St N, Wichita, KS 67220 Intern Program In 2014,, a growing church, will be providing an unpaid internship opportunity for an individual living, working, or studying in the Wichita,

More information

OPPORTUNITY PROFILE FOR SENIOR HIGH YOUTH PASTOR Updated June 18, 2015

OPPORTUNITY PROFILE FOR SENIOR HIGH YOUTH PASTOR Updated June 18, 2015 OPPORTUNITY PROFILE FOR SENIOR HIGH YOUTH PASTOR Updated June 18, 2015 HISTORY 40 years ago West Shore Evangelical Free Church was formed by a small group of people committed to the truth of the gospel

More information

Christmas 2015 Edition

Christmas 2015 Edition Christmas 2015 Edition I greet you in the priceless gift God gave us in His Son, Jesus Christ! My family and I send our heartfelt Christmas greeting to each of you. As I enter the final months towards

More information

Stockholder s Banquet

Stockholder s Banquet 3 rd Annual Stockholder s Banquet January 12, 2013 Stockholder s Portfolio Dear Friends, Thank you so much for coming to be a part of our 3 rd Annual Stockholder s Banquet. I look forward to this night

More information

Director of Children and Youth Ministry Job Description St. John's Episcopal Church, Carlisle PA

Director of Children and Youth Ministry Job Description St. John's Episcopal Church, Carlisle PA Director of Children and Youth Ministry Job Description St. John's Episcopal Church, Carlisle PA POSITION: Director of Children and Youth Ministry (FULL TIME) Position Purpose: To direct and lead youth

More information

A Glimpse at the Ministries, Programs and Groups at Islington United Church

A Glimpse at the Ministries, Programs and Groups at Islington United Church A Glimpse at the Ministries, Programs and Groups at Islington United Church At Islington United Church, we have come to believe that through participation in small groups, we can discover our gifts, support

More information

Landmark Youth Ministry

Landmark Youth Ministry Landmark Youth Ministry 334.277.5800 www.firehouseministry.org Dear Interested LYM Volunteer, Thank you so much for your interest in becoming a volunteer with the Landmark Youth Ministry! God is doing

More information

What s Your One Thing?

What s Your One Thing? What s Your One Thing? Get in the game! www.ourjourneycommunity.org FALL 2012 When it comes to getting involved in a church through serving, what if everyone did ONE thing and did it well? What if we all

More information

COMMITTEE PURPOSE/DUTIES. The purpose of all committees shall be to fulfill their duties in accordance with the

COMMITTEE PURPOSE/DUTIES. The purpose of all committees shall be to fulfill their duties in accordance with the COMMITTEE PURPOSE/DUTIES The purpose of all committees shall be to fulfill their duties in accordance with the purpose statement of Eastview Baptist Church, as stated in Article II of the by-laws. BAPTISM

More information

Conference. Local Church. Primarily Makes Disciples and identifies leaders. Direct accountability and nurture of clergy and lay leadership

Conference. Local Church. Primarily Makes Disciples and identifies leaders. Direct accountability and nurture of clergy and lay leadership Commissions Leaders for service Leadership Development System Conference Implements Vision Cast Vision Local Church District Primarily Makes Disciples and identifies leaders Direct accountability and nurture

More information

Church Officers. Cambridge Seventh-day Adventist Church

Church Officers. Cambridge Seventh-day Adventist Church Church Officers "Choosing quality officers is important for the prosperity of the church, which should exercise the greatest care when calling men and women into positions of sacred responsibility." -

More information

My Ministry Plan Young Life

My Ministry Plan Young Life Worship Drop Completed Forms in Fellowship Area of the Gym Personnel Evangelism Discipleship Missions Prayer & Pastoral Care Senior Adult Fellowship My Ministry Plan Young Life Students Name: Street Address:

More information

great God has a plan!

great God has a plan! Cornerstone Chapel Holiday Edition great God has a plan! ^ by: Pastor Mark Giaimo There s a great verse in Jeremiah where God is speaking hope over his people. Because of that, I ve always loved this verse

More information

MINISTRY OPPORTUNITIES AT ST. JOHN S DOWNTOWN

MINISTRY OPPORTUNITIES AT ST. JOHN S DOWNTOWN OPPORTUNITIES AT ST. JOHN S DOWNTOWN ADMINISTRATION Volunteer opportunity Guest Services Sundays 7:30am-2pm Clerical Assistance Data Entry Sundays 8:00am-2pm Finance Stewards Sundays during 8, 10 & 12

More information

Getting Connected Ministries and Serving Opportunities

Getting Connected Ministries and Serving Opportunities Loving God and Loving People through Love, Acceptance, and Forgiveness Getting Connected Ministries and Serving Opportunities 251 Countryside Ct. Southlake, Texas 76092 817-410-1122 gracecommunitychurch.com

More information

Teacher Application. Full Name: Application Date: Date Available: Address: How long have you lived at the above address?

Teacher Application. Full Name: Application Date: Date Available: Address: How long have you lived at the above address? Teacher Application Your interest in Trinity Christian Academy is appreciated. We invite you to complete this application and return it to our school office. If an opening occurs for which you may qualify,

More information

The Philadelphia Project Summer Intern Application

The Philadelphia Project Summer Intern Application The Philadelphia Project Summer Intern Application Organization Name: The Philadelphia Project, www.thephiladelphiaproject.com Position Title: Summer Intern (4 different/15-16 total positions) Location:

More information

St. Augustine. Church and. Catholic Student. Center. Strategic Plan: Revised

St. Augustine. Church and. Catholic Student. Center. Strategic Plan: Revised St. Augustine Church and Catholic Student Center Strategic Plan: Revised Revised by the Parish Council: July 16, 2014 1 Table of Contents Mission Statement..3 Mission 10,000.....4 Worship..7 Learning.10

More information

RISING SUN FIRST BAPTIST CHURCH - MINISTRIES

RISING SUN FIRST BAPTIST CHURCH - MINISTRIES RISING SUN FIRST BAPTIST CHURCH - MINISTRIES ACOLYTES MINISTRY Acolytes are responsible for the lighting of candles during Holy Communion Services. They are selected for service each First Sunday from

More information

Bishops Initiative Certification School

Bishops Initiative Certification School Welcome Certification School Participants! You are entering into an adventure! It will be a spiritual, mental, communal, personal and physical adventure. Outcomes for Certification School Participants

More information

Components of an Evangelistically Effective Congregation By Bishop Scott J. Jones Kansas Area, United Methodist Church

Components of an Evangelistically Effective Congregation By Bishop Scott J. Jones Kansas Area, United Methodist Church Components of an Evangelistically Effective Congregation By Bishop Scott J. Jones Kansas Area, United Methodist Church The Christian Church is a missionary organization. God s mission led to the formation

More information

Hospitality Training Packet

Hospitality Training Packet Hospitality Training Packet Reflecting God s Hospitality at VBC Introduction The end of all things is near; therefore, be of sound judgment and sober spirit for the purpose of prayer. Above all, keep fervent

More information

Youth Sunday School Organization Guide. Finding your place of service

Youth Sunday School Organization Guide. Finding your place of service Youth Sunday School Organization Guide Finding your place of service An Open Group Youth Sunday School Class is Foundational the fundamental beginning place for involving youth in doing the work of the

More information

REVOLVE. Student Ministries

REVOLVE. Student Ministries Student Ministries Introduction Student Ministries, the youth ministry of Fifteenth Avenue Baptist Church, Meridian, MS, exists to reach students with the message of Christ and to transform them into Great

More information

Extension for Kentucky Baptists Connect Connecting All People to Jesus Christ

Extension for Kentucky Baptists Connect Connecting All People to Jesus Christ Kentucky Baptist Convention Mission Statement The Mission of the Kentucky Baptist Convention is to assist Kentucky Baptist Convention churches, ministries, and associations in connecting all people to

More information

Joining the MIDDLE SCHOOL Ministry Team

Joining the MIDDLE SCHOOL Ministry Team Joining the MIDDLE SCHOOL Ministry Team A part of Real Life s Next Generation Ministries For the love of Christ compels us Last Updated July 5, 2013 2 For the love of Christ compels us, because we judge

More information

Covenant Community Church. Missions and Ministry Budget 2015

Covenant Community Church. Missions and Ministry Budget 2015 Covenant Community Church 1 Whitcomb Meadows Lane Essex Junction, VT 05452 802-879-4313 Covenant Community Church Missions and Ministry Budget 2015 Covenant Community Church Our Journey Over past few years,

More information

Asking for Support ANNUAL STEWARDSHIP COMMITMENT PROGRAMS

Asking for Support ANNUAL STEWARDSHIP COMMITMENT PROGRAMS Asking for Support ANNUAL STEWARDSHIP COMMITMENT PROGRAMS Generous giving in the church does not happen automatically when a person joins a congregation. Part of the mission of the church is to form its

More information

RECRUITING, NURTURING, AND SUPPORTING AN EFFECTIVE TEACHER TIPS FOR RECRUITING

RECRUITING, NURTURING, AND SUPPORTING AN EFFECTIVE TEACHER TIPS FOR RECRUITING SERVING THE NEEDS OF LEADERS IN CHRISTIAN EDUCATION AND FORMATION RECRUITING, NURTURING, AND SUPPORTING EFFECTIVE TEACHERS L ooking for teachers and small-group leaders for education and formation ministries

More information

Faith Assets. Assessment Tool for the Congregation and Youth Ministry. Using the Assessment Tool

Faith Assets. Assessment Tool for the Congregation and Youth Ministry. Using the Assessment Tool Using the Assessment Tool Faith Assets Assessment Tool for the Congregation and Youth Ministry Use this assessment tool with your congregational staff, leadership councils, and youth ministry leadership

More information

NORTHUMBERLAND PRESBYTERY MINISTRY PLAN GUIDELINES & HANDBOOK

NORTHUMBERLAND PRESBYTERY MINISTRY PLAN GUIDELINES & HANDBOOK NORTHUMBERLAND PRESBYTERY MINISTRY PLAN GUIDELINES & HANDBOOK DEVELOPING A MINISTRY PLAN ONCE A MISSION STUDY HAS BEEN COMPLETED (PHASE 1) THE SESSION CAN BEGIN THE PROCESS OF DEVELOPING A MINISTRY PLAN

More information

11011 Hall Rd. Houston Tx 77089 281-481-6816 www.stlukescatholic.com

11011 Hall Rd. Houston Tx 77089 281-481-6816 www.stlukescatholic.com 11011 Hall Rd. Houston Tx 77089 281-481-6816 www.stlukescatholic.com Hospitality Evangelization Outreach Scriptures: Hospitality in Biblical Times (Gen: 18 1-8) Hospitality in Vatican II: Eucharist Word

More information

2012-2013 Year in Review

2012-2013 Year in Review 2012-2013 Year in Review Sunday Schedule In January 2013 the Youth Ministry began a Sunday morning schedule that included worship and learning opportunities. This schedule helps to increase youth participation

More information

PASTORAL PLAN FOR HOLY TRINITY CATHOLIC HIGH SCHOOL 2015-2016. Ut Omnes Unum Sint That All May Be One

PASTORAL PLAN FOR HOLY TRINITY CATHOLIC HIGH SCHOOL 2015-2016. Ut Omnes Unum Sint That All May Be One PASTORAL PLAN FOR HOLY TRINITY CATHOLIC HIGH SCHOOL 2015-2016 Ut Omnes Unum Sint That All May Be One Principal: Humberto Cacilhas BHNCDSB Theme: Act Justly, Love Tenderly, Walk Humbly With Our God. - 1

More information

Clemson United Methodist Church

Clemson United Methodist Church 1 Clemson United Methodist Church Children s Ministry Programs Welcome to CUMC children s programs, where our children are learning to be disciples for the transformation of the world! 2 3 Table of Contents

More information

Catholic Campus Ministry Resource Guide

Catholic Campus Ministry Resource Guide Catholic Campus Ministry Resource Guide 2014 Version www.cccm.ca Pastoral ministry is an indispensable means by which Catholic students can, in fulfillment of their baptism, be prepared for active participation

More information

NEW PHILADELPHIA MORAVIAN CHURCH

NEW PHILADELPHIA MORAVIAN CHURCH NEW PHILADELPHIA MORAVIAN CHURCH - Director of Christian Education The Director of Christian Education (DCE) provides vision and leadership to overall program development, coordination, implementation,

More information

SHARING YOUR TIME, TALENT, AND TREASURE WITH THE BODY OF CHRIST

SHARING YOUR TIME, TALENT, AND TREASURE WITH THE BODY OF CHRIST Table of Contents SHARING YOUR TIME, TALENT, AND TREASURE 4 MINISTRY RESOURCES 4 SUNDAY SERVICES 5 CREATIVE ARTS 6 INFANTS/TODDLERS 7 PRESCHOOL 7 CHILDRENʼS CHURCH 7 YOUTH 8 YOUNG ADULTS 8 PRAYER MINISTRY

More information

Sunday Morning Bible Studies

Sunday Morning Bible Studies November 1, 2015 Dr. David C. Walker, Pastor P.O. Box 39910 6500 IH 35 North www.alamocity.org Phone: 210.654.7880 San Antonio, TX 78218 fax 210.654.7898 Sunday Morning Bible Studies COED CLASSES 9:30

More information

Isle of Faith UMC 1821 San Pablo Rd Jacksonville, FL 32224 904-221-1700 www.iofumc.org

Isle of Faith UMC 1821 San Pablo Rd Jacksonville, FL 32224 904-221-1700 www.iofumc.org Isle of Faith Personal Ministry Guidebook Isle of Faith UMC 1821 San Pablo Rd Jacksonville, FL 32224 904-221-1700 www.iofumc.org Fulfilling God s Calling In My Life To Serve Others Here am I. Send me!

More information

First Serve Opportunities

First Serve Opportunities First Serve Opportunities First Serve Opportunites are positions that are great for first time volunteers and provide an opportunity for you to serve right away. These positions require little to no training

More information

STUDENT MINISTRY. Student Leadership Team. Brochure & Application. Parkside Student Ministry. Parkside Baptist Church 301 N. Lillis Denison, TX 75020

STUDENT MINISTRY. Student Leadership Team. Brochure & Application. Parkside Student Ministry. Parkside Baptist Church 301 N. Lillis Denison, TX 75020 STUDENT MINISTRY Student Leadership Team Brochure & Application Parkside Student Ministry Parkside Baptist Church 301 N. Lillis Denison, TX 75020 Student Leadership Team Brochure & Application Howdy! I

More information

Rochester Covenant Church Deeper in Christ, Further in Mission Job Description / Performance Appraisal

Rochester Covenant Church Deeper in Christ, Further in Mission Job Description / Performance Appraisal Rochester Covenant Church Deeper in Christ, Further in Mission Job Description / Performance Appraisal Job Title: Job Description Last Reviewed: Job Description Director of Student Ministries (.25 FTE)

More information

2011 A Year of Growth Spiritual and Numerical

2011 A Year of Growth Spiritual and Numerical Adoration Church of God Greater Things 2011 Vision Mission Statement Love God...Love One Another...Reach the World...Heal the Hurting...Teach them God's Word...Equip them for a successful Spiritual Life's

More information

WORKSHOP FOR EVANGELISM

WORKSHOP FOR EVANGELISM WORKSHOP FOR EVANGELISM STUDY GUIDE INTRODUCTION There was a time when most churches would have an evangelistic campaign or mission outreach with an Evangelist on a regular basis. Sadly this has declined,

More information

St. Michael s is a warm, vibrant and growing community of faith and support.

St. Michael s is a warm, vibrant and growing community of faith and support. ST. MICHAEL S EPISCOPAL CHURCH Holliston, Massachusetts Who We Are St. Michael s is a warm, vibrant and growing community of faith and support. First and foremost we are a community that comes together

More information

THEME: THE FEAR OF THE LORD IS THE BEGINNING OF WISDOM (Proverbs 9:10a)

THEME: THE FEAR OF THE LORD IS THE BEGINNING OF WISDOM (Proverbs 9:10a) THEME: THE FEAR OF THE LORD IS THE BEGINNING OF WISDOM (Proverbs 9:10a) Aims and Objectives To teach the children the nature of Jesus Christ, for example they must be able to take instructions. To create

More information

- How To Get Connected -

- How To Get Connected - - How To Get Connected - Trinity Presbyterian Church in Woodbury, MN From the Shared Ministry Team Our hope is to help Trinity members & friends be more aware of the opportunities for service that exist

More information

Director of Connect and Grow Ministries

Director of Connect and Grow Ministries Director of Connect and Grow Ministries Effective: April 2015 Reports to: Senior Pastor, P/SPRC and Benchmark Committee Direct Supervisor Senior Pastor Directly Supervises: Church Members in Ministry Relates

More information

Mission Statement. Integration We integrate children into the life of the whole church including worship, missions and fellowship.

Mission Statement. Integration We integrate children into the life of the whole church including worship, missions and fellowship. Mission Statement The Children s Ministry exists to love, teach and inspire local children in order that they and their families will love God, lead like Christ and confidently live the Christian faith.

More information

LITURGICAL MINISTRY. St. Francis of Assisi Parish

LITURGICAL MINISTRY. St. Francis of Assisi Parish St. Francis of Assisi Parish LITURGICAL MINISTRY A variety of people with diverse gifts & skills contribute to the creation, prayerfulness, & beauty of the liturgies here at St. Francis The Liturgical

More information

Living Stone Community Church Ministry Plan for

Living Stone Community Church Ministry Plan for Living Stone Community Church Ministry Plan for 2015-2020 Program: 2020 Ministry Plan (Facilitated by Tom Thompson from Dawson Memorial Baptist Church) Purpose: The purpose the 2020 Ministry Plan is to

More information

Joyful Christian Education. 2015-2016 Parent Handbook Zion Lutheran Church Manning, Iowa

Joyful Christian Education. 2015-2016 Parent Handbook Zion Lutheran Church Manning, Iowa These things I have spoken to you, that my joy may be in you, and that your joy may be full. John 15:11 Joyful Christian Education 2015-2016 Parent Handbook Zion Lutheran Church Manning, Iowa 1 Joy in

More information

Minister of Youth and Family Discipleship Resurrection Lutheran Church Portland, Oregon

Minister of Youth and Family Discipleship Resurrection Lutheran Church Portland, Oregon Resurrection Lutheran Church Portland, Oregon Purpose of Position: To effectively carry out the mission of this congregation, the position of is an essential member of the leadership team of RLC. The is

More information

Dear Parent(s) and Teen,

Dear Parent(s) and Teen, Dear Parent(s) and Teen, Let me take this opportunity and welcome you to the 4.12 Youth Ministry program. I also wanted to take this opportunity to give you some information about 4.12 Ministries and our

More information

DIPLOMA OF MINISTRY develop practical skills in one of six pastoral pathways. EQUIP ENGAGE INSPIRE

DIPLOMA OF MINISTRY develop practical skills in one of six pastoral pathways. EQUIP ENGAGE INSPIRE DIPLOMA OF MINISTRY develop practical skills in one of six pastoral pathways. EQUIP ENGAGE INSPIRE WELCOME TO NEWLIFE COLLEGE STU CAMERON lead minister newlife uniting We are so excited that you are considering

More information

CRAVE Student Ministry Volunteer Leadership Covenant

CRAVE Student Ministry Volunteer Leadership Covenant CRAVE Student Ministry Volunteer Leadership Covenant You then, my son [and daughters], be strong in the grace that is in Christ Jesus. And the things you have heard me say in the presence of many witnesses

More information

Where Faith and Family Come Together

Where Faith and Family Come Together Parish Pastoral Plan March, 2016 March 3, 2016 Where Faith and Family Come Together My Dear Brothers and Sisters of St Clare of Assisi Catholic Church: In May, 2015 as St. Clare Mission approached one

More information

SEMINARY INTERNSHIP PROGRAM

SEMINARY INTERNSHIP PROGRAM SEMINARY INTERNSHIP PROGRAM A Guide to Internships and Mentoring WHO ARE WE? We are a part of a global network whose history goes all the way back to the ancient Church via the missionary work of the Church

More information

YOUTH MINISTRY COMMITTEE PROCEDURES & POLICIES. Mission Statement

YOUTH MINISTRY COMMITTEE PROCEDURES & POLICIES. Mission Statement YOUTH MINISTRY COMMITTEE PROCEDURES & POLICIES Mission Statement The Youth Ministry of The Presbyterian Church in Morristown exists to EXPOSE students to God s love, to CONNECT them to each other, to help

More information

Strategic Planning FROM MISSION TO MINISTRY

Strategic Planning FROM MISSION TO MINISTRY Strategic Planning FROM MISSION TO MINISTRY Rev. Galan D. Walther & Rev. Dr. Richard J. Wolfram Congregation Ministry Facilitators Michigan District, LCMS From Mission to Ministry Values Mission Vision

More information

From the Pastor. Celebrating 50 years of Christian Service!

From the Pastor. Celebrating 50 years of Christian Service! From the Pastor We have finally come to the month of celebration. This month Lyndale will be celebrating 50 wonderful years of serving our Lord and Savior Jesus Christ. We will be taking time to remember

More information

Planning Adult Christian Formation Programs

Planning Adult Christian Formation Programs Planning Adult Christian Formation Programs Key Content areas for Faith-Building Adult Christian Education 1. Biblical knowledge and understanding a. Bible Study b. Application to daily life 2. Moral decision

More information

First Baptist Church. Twin Falls, Idaho

First Baptist Church. Twin Falls, Idaho First Baptist Church Twin Falls, Idaho "A Time to Get Acquainted" First Baptist Church of Twin Falls, Idaho, (aka FirstB) of the American Baptist Churches USA, is a selfgoverning church founded in 1905.

More information

Northwest Hills UMC Board Minutes

Northwest Hills UMC Board Minutes Northwest Hills UMC Board Minutes 645 pm September 16, 2014 Members Present: Members Absent: Recording Secretary: Associate Pastor Audrey Spencer; Neill Gruver, Board Chair; Les Broomall; Jean Leonard;

More information

The family that prays together, stays together. Father Peyton

The family that prays together, stays together. Father Peyton St. Therese s Church 64 Davis Street Shavertown, PA 18708 (570) 696-1144 www.stthereses-shavertown.com The family that prays together, stays together. Father Peyton The same can be said of Saint Therese

More information

Lay Ministry Formation Program

Lay Ministry Formation Program Archdiocese of Hartford Office of Religious Education and Evangelization Lay Ministry Formation Program Course Descriptions What is Lay Ministry? Ministry is the way in which the Church continues what

More information

Ministry Descriptions of the Free Methodist Church of Santa Barbara

Ministry Descriptions of the Free Methodist Church of Santa Barbara Ministry Descriptions of the Free Methodist Church of Santa Barbara This guide is designed to help you understand what is involved in each area of service listed on the Opportunities to Serve form. Refer

More information

Cincinnati OH 45208. 1345 Grace Ave. PERMIT NO. 2331 CINCINNATI, OHIO U.S. POSTAGE PAID NON-PROFIT ORG

Cincinnati OH 45208. 1345 Grace Ave. PERMIT NO. 2331 CINCINNATI, OHIO U.S. POSTAGE PAID NON-PROFIT ORG 2013 NON-PROFIT ORG U.S. POSTAGE PAID CINCINNATI, OHIO PERMIT NO. 2331 1345 Grace Ave. Cincinnati OH 45208 Worship Hyde Park Community Sundays, 8:00, 9:30, 11:00 am Nast Community Sundays, 9:30 am February

More information

Trinity Anglican Church. A Financial Stewardship Initiative of. and the Anglican Diocese of Ottawa

Trinity Anglican Church. A Financial Stewardship Initiative of. and the Anglican Diocese of Ottawa Trinity Anglican Church 1230 Bank Street, Ottawa, ON K1S 3Y3 Church Office: 613-733-7536 E-mail: office@trinityottawa.ca Website: www.trinityottawa.ca A Financial Stewardship Initiative of Trinity Anglican

More information

Millersville Bible Church PART 1: MEMBERSHIP BIBLE STUDY

Millersville Bible Church PART 1: MEMBERSHIP BIBLE STUDY Millersville Bible Church PART 1: MEMBERSHIP BIBLE STUDY 1. What do the following verses teach about the way a church should function? A. Romans 12:10, 16 B. I Corinthians 1:10 C. I Corinthians 12:26 D.

More information

Sacred Heart Catholic Church Faith Formation Registration Form 2015-2016 Catechetical Year

Sacred Heart Catholic Church Faith Formation Registration Form 2015-2016 Catechetical Year Sacred Heart Catholic Church Faith Formation Registration Form 2015-2016 Catechetical Year DATE RECEIVED: BAPTISMAL RECORD RECEIVED MEDICAL/PHOTO RELEASE COMMITMENT FORM REGISTRATION PAID $ Cash Check

More information

Bear Creek Bible Church Missions Policy Adopted December 2007

Bear Creek Bible Church Missions Policy Adopted December 2007 I. Missions Policy Bear Creek Bible Church Missions Policy Adopted December 2007 A. Defining our Mission Statement 1. Our Purpose The BCBC missions purpose is to glorify God (1 Corinthians 10:31) by seeking

More information

MEETING MINUTES CONDITIONALLY APPROVED WITH FORMAL VOTE COMING AT NEXT LEADERSHIP TEAM MEETING

MEETING MINUTES CONDITIONALLY APPROVED WITH FORMAL VOTE COMING AT NEXT LEADERSHIP TEAM MEETING MEETING MINUTES CONDITIONALLY APPROVED WITH FORMAL VOTE COMING AT NEXT LEADERSHIP TEAM MEETING Castleton United Methodist Church Leadership Team Meeting Minutes November 17, 2015 Meeting was called to

More information

Youth Worker Information Pack

Youth Worker Information Pack Youth Worker Information Pack Thank You Thank you for your interest in the position of Youth Worker at St Paul Old Ford. We are passionate about seeing our young people grow into the people God is calling

More information

Beginning Young Adult Ministries

Beginning Young Adult Ministries Beginning Young Adult Ministries There are alarming statistics indicating that churches are not keeping post-high school young adults. This is a trend that crosses all denominations. Recognizing this reality

More information

Integrating Confirmation into a Comprehensive Youth Ministry

Integrating Confirmation into a Comprehensive Youth Ministry Integrating Confirmation into a Comprehensive Youth Ministry Changing Directions The comprehensive approach to youth ministry developed in YouthWorks provides an excellent opportunity to integrate high

More information