deacons

Barnes, Steve

Bullock, William

Dowd, James

Hershey, Christopher

Russell, Larry

Tosten, Donald



DEACON Description


  • General Description  Responsible for care ministry of the Church.
  • Qualifications
  • 1. Must be in agreement with the doctrinal statement of the Church.
  • 2. Must have a personal relationship with Jesus Christ as Lord and Savior, be a role model, and live a consistent Christian life that is sustained by prayer.
  • 3. Must honor confidentiality and not share official or inappropriate information.
  • 4. Must demonstrate a positive and teachable attitude.
  • 5. Must meet as nearly as possible the qualifications listed in I Timothy 3:8-10,12.
  • Responsibilities
  • 1. Oversee and be responsible for the care ministries of the Church.
  • 2. Elect a Chairman on a yearly basis.
  • 3. Should be alert to individuals’ financial needs and direct financial assistance from the appropriate fund.
  • 4. Consistently attend Council meetings.
  • 5. Deacons shall serve on one or more committees.
  • Accountability Accountable to the Council.
  • Term of Service Deacons are selected annually by the congregation for a three-year te