Congregational Life Ministry - Responsible for the Worship Life of the church, the Christian Education of the church, and other fellowship activities. The team also oversees the order of the Sunday and special worship services, monthly evening Praise! services, sanctuary décor and banners, Sunday service recordings, and physical arrangements for communion. Christian Education services that the team oversees are Sunday School, Vacation Bible School, Bible Studies and Graduate Sunday. The team also coordinates church life activities such as picnics, dinners, concerts, tailgate parties and youth group activities.
Care Team- Provide ministry to the shut-ins, the sick, and to each family unit of the church through visiting, calling, sending cards, and praying. Maintain communication between the church and covenant partners to provide practical and compassionate care support.
Outreach - Works with local missions such as Plain City Food Pantry, Christ's Table in Zanesville and Plain City Presbyterian Fellowship. Ministers to those members unable to attend and works to invite potential families to the church.
Building & Grounds - Implements policies of the Session and works on the care and maintenance of the building itself, inside and out including sewer, water, electrical and HVAC. They also pay special attention on safety equipment and devices, exit signs, lighting, handicap ramp, ingress and egress and fire alarm functions.
Stewardship - Consists of the church treasurer, assistant treasurer and two members of the congregation. The team submits an annual budget to session along with explanations of changes from the year before for approval. The team leader attends monthly session meetings to report on current church finances and seek approval for any budget adjustments that may be needed.
Hospitality - Organizes and hosts special receptions (baptisms, graduations, Pentecost), funeral dinners, potlucks, dessert buffets, etc... They also make sure there is a host for the weekly coffee hour as well as coordinates with Friendship Circle for kitchen supplies.
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