ADMINISTRATION MINISTRY AREA

  • Create and maintain facilities that support and enhance worship and ministry opportunities
  • Provide guidance and leadership to the professional staff necessary to advance Emerywood ministries
  • Facilitates growth of Gods kingdom through sufficient member support

House and Grounds
Contacts: Jim Parrish, Martha Roberts
The purpose of the ministry is to create a place that supports and enhances worship and ministry opportunities.

Wednesday Meals
Contact: Lisa Bishop
The purpose of the ministry is to coordinate supper on Wednesday evenings in conjunction with educational opportunities.

Stewardship
Contact: Bob Ferguson
The purpose of the ministry is to work closely with the Finance Team in order to plan and implement the annual stewardship campaign to insure the health and vitality of our church’s financial wellbeing and future.

Audio/Visual
Contact: Ben Vogler
The purpose of this ministry team is to set-up and operate all audio-visual equipment for church events. The team will maintain and coordinate the use of the multi-media equipment.


CARE MINISTRY AREA

  • Encourage fellowship among Christians
  • Equip members to members to serve
  • Deepen relationships within families and among members

Bereavement Meal
Contacts: Linda Lefler, Judy Patseavouras
The purpose and responsibility of this team is to provide a meal for the family on the day of the funeral service. The meal may be served in the Fellowship Hall or if requested delivered to the home.

Stephen Ministry 
Contacts: John & Joyce Setchfield
The purpose of this ministry is to implement a system of caring through Stephen’s Ministry in our congregation.

Hospital/Homebound/Nursing Home Visitation 
Contact: Mary Carroll
The purpose of this ministry is to provide visitation of shut-ins and hospitalized on a regular basis, supplementing the work of our staff.


MISSIONS MINISTRY AREA

  • Emphasizes the needs of others over self
  • Introduces the non-saved to Christ
  • Provides a significant purpose for life

Community Garden  
Meg Lacy
The purpose of this ministry is to coordinate the EBC garden planting, maintenance and harvesting to provide fresh produce to the West End Ministry during the summer months.

Food Pantry
Contact: Mary Ann Wallace
The purpose of this ministry is to provide emergency food for needy families in the High Point community.

Missions
Contacts: Meg Lacy, Cassandra Linthicum
The purpose of the ministry is to organize, plan and implement ongoing mission efforts within our congregation including programming and the distribution of mission monies.  

Mobile Meals
Contacts: Angela Morgan, Jo Godfrey
The purpose of the ministry is to deliver meals to shut-ins in the High Point community.

West End Ministries
Contacts: Meg Lacy, Cassandra Linthicum
The purpose of the ministry is to serve monthly meals at West End Ministries, as well as build a partnership with West End Ministries so that we might engage in ongoing efforts in the West End community.


OUTREACH MINISTRY AREA

  • Emphasizes the needs of others over self
  • Introduces the non-saved to Christ
  • Provides a significant purpose for life

Andrew Ministry      
Contact: Meg Lacy
The purpose of this team is to create an ethos of hospitality and welcome within the Emerywood family so that visitors who come may feel welcomed, and may find ways to easily integrate into the life of our congregation. 

Hospitality/Social                                                                     
Contact: Kristin Cain
The purpose of the ministry is to plan activities and meals focused on outreach and fellowship within our congregation.

Marketing
Contact: Meg Lacy
The purpose of the Public Relations Ministry Team is to plan and implement an effective communication strategy both for members and for the population at large, so that they are as informed as possible about the activities, ministries, and identity of Emerywood Baptist Church.


 

SPIRITUAL FORMATION MINISTRY AREA

  • Increase the knowledge and understanding of God and our relationship with Him
  • Offer opportunities to mature in Christian faith
  • Provides a foundation for living

Adult Spiritual Formation
Contact: Meg Lacy
The purpose of the ministry is to develop educational and formational programming for adults that help increase one’s understanding of faith and facilitate a vibrant relationship with God. Programming includes small groups, Sunday morning Bible Study, occasional Wednesday evening activities, retreats, and other periodic events.

Children
Contact: Kelley Kennedy
The purpose of this ministry is to partner with parents in the spiritual, emotional and physical maturation of their children. This Team works in conjunction with the Minister of Children in planning and implementing an overall Ministry to children from birth through fifth grade.

Mens Ministry
Contact: John Kennedy
The purpose of this ministry is to enhance Christian fellowship and spiritual growth among the men of our church.

Senior Adults
Contacts: Lamar King, Martha Roberts
The purpose of this ministry is to engage and encourage the senior adults in the church.

Womens Ministry
Contact: Anne Marie Trammell
The purpose of team is to cultivate friendship, faith-sharing, and learning among women in our congregation.

Youth Ministry Team:
Contacts: Ben Vogler, Ashley Church
The purpose of this ministry is to partner with parents in the spiritual, emotional and physical maturation of their youth. This Team works in conjunction with the Minister of Youth in planning and implementing an overall Ministry to those from the sixth through the twelfth grades.


WORSHIP MINISTRY AREA

  • Invite all to accept, praise and glorify God.
  • The celebration of special events in life.
  • The individual decisions to receive Christ as Savior.

Lords Supper
Contact: Elaine Partin
The purpose of the ministry is to provide a worshipful communion experience. Preparing the elements for the observance of Holy Communion is this Ministry Team’s primary function. Members also polish the bread and communion trays and supervise their safe storage.

Music/Worship
Marc Foster, Benji Morris
The purpose of this team is to praise God in worship through music, liturgy, and art in a way that incorporates children, youth and adults.

Sanctuary Decorations
Contact: Tricia Bauman
The purpose of the ministry is to enhance the sanctuary worship atmosphere.

Wedding:
Contact: Phyllis McCoy
The purpose of the ministry is to provide a worshipful wedding experience. The Wedding Ministry Team assists prospective brides, grooms and their families with the wedding rehearsal and directs the wedding event.