Board of Servants: Deacons, Deaconess
Along with the Pastor, this board promotes the spiritual life of the church and congregation. The members of this board assists the pastor in administering the ordinances. They, in cooperation of the pastor, can create their own agenda to the purpose of the church. They are responsible for reviewing and accepting new members into the church.
The number of Deacons and Deaconesses is relative to the number of members in the congregation to approximate having one Deacon and one Deaconess for each 20-25 congregants. Athough there shall never be less than five Deacons and Deaconesses. Members are elected by the church and serve for a five year term.
Board of Trustees
This board holds in trust all properties of the church and is responsible for the upkeep and maintenance of the same. The members carry fiscal responsibility for the church and therefore work closely with the treasurer, performing audits of the church books. They count the donations received into the church prior to turning them over to the treasurer. Their duties also include authorizing the use of the church facilities. Members are elected by the church and serve for a five year term.