WHO ARE WE
The Pastor’s Aide Ministry assists the Pastor with ministry, serving as caretakers of the Pastor and his family. The purpose of the Pastor’s Aid Ministry is to provide service to the Pastor, ensuring that he or she is fully equipped, prepared, and able to fulfill his responsibilities in leading the congregation. The ministry provides the support needed to the Pastor and his family, whether it be in the form of prayer, encouragement through words, or other actions that show their love and gratitude to the pastoral family. Members must be prepared to assist by caring for pastor’s belongings, anticipating the pastor’s needs and demands so as to properly furnish and supply what is needed.
CARE AND SUPPORT –The most basic responsibilities of a Pastor’s Aide ministry is to provide care and support for the pastor and his family. This includes, but not limited to, praying for the pastor, offering verbal encouragement and voicing gratitude for the Pastor’s work. Members are charged with caring for Pastor’s spiritual health. If the pastor has a crisis of faith, for example, the Pastor’s aide ministry will help him work through it and find divine guidance.
SPECIAL EVENTS – Pastor’s Aide Ministry are usually in charge of celebrations and special events that honor the Pastor, the Pastor’s wife’s birthday, their wedding anniversary, Father’s Day and even the full month of the Pastor’s church anniversary. Pastor’s Aide plans the celebrations, coordinates with other church ministries, solicits donations from the congregation, gives and receives gifts of appreciation on behalf of the Pastor.
MISSION – To serve and be of support to pastor and his family in all areas of their lives with the love of God, ensuring their needs are met at all times.
To keep track of pastor’s birthday and other special anniversaries or occasions, and plan activities, in collaboration with other ministries, for these events.
To assist the pastor in whatever he may need to best meet his goals for serving the congregation.