Deacons

Cathy Listander

Term Ends 2023

Bonnie Parker, Chair

Term Ends 2022

 

Beth Duncan

Term Ends 2022

Trudy Carlton
Term Ends 2024

Robert Gibson

Term Ends 2024

Beverly Sweeney

Term Ends 2025

Garrie Denson

Term Ends 2025

Richard Simmons

Term Ends 2023

Judy Beam
Term Ends 2024
Leo Owen

Term Ends 2025

Robbie Alvis

Term Ends 2025

 

 

 

Deacon Ministry Teams

Bereavement

Members: 

Steve Lytton

Judy Beam

Cathy Listander

  • Contact family to see what needs are, and assist family as needed.
  • All deacons will be available to stay at family’s home during funeral; open the church; and assist as pallbearers if needed.
  • Can assist with coordinating family meal/reception following funeral if needed.

 

Communication

Members:

Richard Simmons

Judy Beam – Secretary

  • Prepares website or newsletter communication from Deacon ministries and announcements
  • Communicates church closing due to inclement weather or emergencies.
  • Judy will distribute minutes of all deacon meetings to deacons and to church office.

 

Hospital

Members:

Beth Duncan

  • Visits those hospitalized, providing prayer support for patient and their family.
  • Coordinates with family members to meet their needs, ie. ride to hospital.
  • Follow-up with members after they are discharged.

 

Ordinance

Members:

Steve Lytton

Todd Poe

Trudy Carlton

  • Ensures supplies are available
  • Ensures serving trays and cups are clean
  • Prepares baptism pool and ensures cleaning of baptism clothing and supplies.
  • Assists with baptisms as needed.

Senior Adult/Homebound

Members:

Cathy Listander

Bonnie Parker

  • Ministers to needs of Senior Adults/Homebound members
  • Identifies needs and offers prayers along with physical, emotional and spiritual support.
  • Coordinates providing home communion.
  • Coordinates visitation

Visitors & New Members

Members:

Bonnie Parker

  • Helps staff Welcome Center to greet visitors and provides welcome kit & gift.
  • Follow up with visitors to offer a warm welcome and understanding of their spiritual needs.
  • Helps educate and integrate new members into Sunday School, worship, and other ministries of the church.
How to Contact a Deacon
Call the Church Office:  (804) 746-4952