Vision Fulfillment Teams

Vision Fulfillment Teams

Vision Fulfillment Teams – These teams – something like the former District Board Commissions – work at area-by-area planning but with greater continuity of assignment and not requiring all members to attend the “board” meetings. These teams are chaired by the Transformation Vision Team members. These Teams are:

  • Gift Discernment Team – leads in discerning and calling qualified persons to assignments in areas of their spiritual gifts, passion, and experience to carry out District ministries.
  • Communication Team – newsletter, website, directory, the use of and training for emerging media and technologies.
  • Congregational Resourcing Team – congregational life needs, including youth program, disaster response, BVS promotion, peace advocacy, Christian education, men/women’s retreats, deacon ministry.
  • Ministry Team – credentialing of ministers, advocacy for pastoral call and for pastoral support and development, ethics training, and overview of EFSM and TRIM training
  • New Church Development Team – advocacy of new church development, relationships with new church development projects and leaders.
  • Outdoor Ministries Team – relationships with camp boards, promotion of camping, naming of camp managers and camp leaders, recommending curriculum, and long-range planning and financial oversight of camping programs.
  • Stewardship Team – financial overview and reporting, property management, risk management, supervision of Treasurer and Financial Secretary, and stewardship education.
  • Transformation Training Team – coaching network, pastor/leader training, and Gathering events

The image below shows the Transformation Vision Team structure. Click on the image for an enlarged view.