Mission Committee

This committee coordinates the gathering of monies and other items for missions of the West Virginia Baptist Convention week, Goshen Baptist Association and Goshen Baptist Church. This includes the selection of local, national and international missions will support. They also determine the amount of money annually budgeted for distribution to these missions. 

The chair of this committee serves on the Advisory Board.

Christian Education Committee

The Christian Education Committee arranges for the development of educational programs within the church.  It is involved with selection of Sunday School teachers, classrooms, Vacation Bible School materials and leaders.

The members of this committee are also responsible for evaluating church classes, class materials and class makeup.

Additionally they encourage attendance at Regional, State and National workshops on Christian Education topics.

The chair of this committee serves on the Advisory Board.

Music Committee

The Music Committee is responsible for reviewing the music program and make needed recommendations to the church.  They assure the selection of Christmas and Easter music.  They assist in the selection of a pianist and choir director as needed.  

The chair of the Music committee serves on the Advisory Board.

Pastoral Relations Committee  

The committee is made up of seven Goshen members with representation in the following Church service areas: Trustees, Youth, Sunday School, American Baptist Women, Board of Servants and 2 members at large. The chairman of the committee is elected by the church.

The purpose of the committee is to improve relations between the Pastor and church as a whole. It will consider both the needs of the Pastor and the Church. The goal is to have a church that is peaceful, joyful and loving. The duties are: Promote people/Pastor relations, be a buffer between Pastor and the Church, review and recommend financial package, meet quarterly, evaluate pastor performance.

When a pastoral vacancy occurs the pastoral becomes the Pulpit committee. And will manage the process to call a new Pastor. The chair of this committee serves on the Advisory Board.

Cemetery Committee 

Members of this committee are responsible for general maintenance, up-keep and preservation of grounds and mowing equipment. members of Goshen Baptist Church. 

The chair of this committee serves on the Advisory Board.

Budget and Finance Committee 

All members of this committee are members of Goshen Baptist Church. The purpose of the committee is to monitor and review expenditures and money handling procedures of the church. This committee solicits budgetary requests and submits such requests to the church at the annual business meeting. They may make suggest budget adjustments to the church as needed throughout the year.

The chair of this committee serves on the Advisory Board.