Blawenburg Reformed Church Teams
The Blawenburg Reformed Church is a family of God’s people united in Christ through the Holy Spirit. We commit our gifts to worship, hospitality, life-long learning, serving those in need, and proclaiming the good news of salvation in Jesus Christ.
Worship – Grace Johnson. Leader.
Purpose: To gather as a community to celebrate God’s presence among us! Objectives: create and implement Sunday and holiday worship services; celebrate communion, baptisms, weddings and funerals; provide a welcoming environment for visitors and a spiritual and reflective worship experience for members; provide a nurturing environment in which to bring our prayers and petitions before God.
– Sanctuary – Jean Beachell, Leader.
Purpose: Prepares sanctuary for all services of worship: weddings, funerals, reg. Sunday, etc.; straightens pew racks, acquires flowers, general tidiness
Life-Long Learning – Leader needed!
Purpose: To provide resources to help members grow towards spiritual maturity. Objectives: raise our children in faith through Sunday School education and communicants’ classes; create and present opportunities for members to grow spiritually through lectures and Bible studies; equip members to take an active part in the leadership and ministry of our church.
Missions – Barbara Pavlicek, Leader.
Purpose: To demonstrate God’s love to our neighbors by meeting their needs and healing their hurts in the name of Jesus. Objectives: feed the hungry, clothe the poor, care for widows, orphans, and victims of injustice; make personal connections with those in need in our immediate community; engage congregational members in hands-on mission projects; identify, publicize and coordinate opportunities for members financially to support other organizations helping those in need.
– Congregational Care – Barb Reid, Leader.
Purpose: Welcome new members to communicant membership in the church; care for those in our congregation and the greater church community who need support.
– Family Life – Evelyn Cochran, Leader
Purpose: To provide the fellowship of God’s church. Plan and implement opportunities for our church family to gather together to share fellowship.
– Administration & Budget – Jean Beachell, Leader.
Purpose: Oversees all church expenditures and fund raising.
– Buildings & Grounds – Ethel Terhune, Leader.
Purpose: Oversees all matters pertaining to campus buildings and grounds, construction, maintenance, etc; plans work days; solicits contractor bids; other