Deacon Information

Information regarding our upcoming deacon election, including a sample nomination form.

Click to open document as a pdf:  Deacons white paper 2018

Deacon nomination form 2018

Capital Improvement Team

We are here for one reason to help raise funds for future building projects for the church.  We also developed and support the Memorial Fund for Birthdays, Anniversaries, and Death Memorials.  Pamphlets can be found in the church foyer.

This team meets on the third Thursday of the month at 6:00 PM

Fellowship Team

This team is responsible for planning and coordinating the church’s ministry of hospitality, including social events, congregational meals, seasonal celebrations, and other special church-wide events.

The Fellowship Team typically meets the second Wednesday of each month at 7:00PM.
Team Leader:  Maria

Discipleship Team

The purpose of this team is to provide opportunities for spiritual growth and development through:

  • Sunday morning Bible study for all ages
  • Wednesday evening TeamKid and Youth
  • Training opportunities through Lakeland Baptist Association
  • Other training opportunities
  • Children’s Time

This team is always looking for Committed Christians to teach, mentor, and help with inreach.

Team Leader:  Cynthia 

Classes are broken down as follows.  Check back each season for new Adult Bible study options.

2 & 3 year olds

3 & 4 year olds


1-3 Grade

4-6 Grade

7-8 Grade

9-12 Grade


5 Adult Classes Available

  •  Topics change seasonally

Worship Team

This team is responsible for planning and coordinating the overall corporate worship experience, including music, creative arts, observance of ordinances, audiovisual issues, and special events.

Team Leader:  Teresa

GRO Team

Guest Relations/Outreach (GRO) – responsible for guiding the church’s efforts in welcoming and reaching out to guests and prospects through a variety of means.  This includes trained ushers and greeters, a welcome center, a current database of guests and prospects, and personal ministry touches through visitation, cards, letters, and phone calls.

This team meets the third Tuesday of each month.

A Casual Connection Lunch is held about every 6 weeks to meet and fellowship with guests and new members after worship.

Team Leader:  Doris

Missions Team

This team is responsible for promoting, teaching, and supporting missions through outreach/evangelism, educational programs, church planting efforts, and other special projects and opportunities that may arise.