The heart of local church ministry is in its lay leadership. Identifying, developing , deploying, and evaluating Christian spiritual leaders who serve from their strengths and gifts is a key to the life and vitality of the congregation. This Guidelines booklet is designed to help implement the work of the ministry area, which is formerly known as Committee on Lay Leadership. These additional resources are referenced in the booklet.
[Guidelines, page 9]
Reflect on how God might guide your congregation as you consider the gifts and leadership of the biblical characters listed in this chart.
Church Leader Job Descriptions
[Guidelines, page 13]
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