Pastoral Deacons

Pastoral Deacons
Class of 2017 Class of 2018            Class of 2019  
       
Bonnie Austin        Phyllis Pincus Lee Flowers  
Cheryl Horner Carol Smith (Chair) Michelle Ingram  
Laura Koning JoAnn Snider Mary Ann Nelson  
Susie Tain   Jean Stuart      Allegra Pruitt  
  

 

Responsibilities of Pastoral Deacons:
 
  • Visit the hospitalized and nursing home members.
  • Comfort the sick, recovering, troubled or grieving, with cards, calls, food (contact Women os Siler Committee), or other needs.
  • Collect the prayer sheets from Sunday School Classes, distribute to deacons and prayer team, pray, follow up where needed.
  • 'Shepherd your flock’ of church families.
  • Collect, and disperse as needed, a 'Love Offering', collected on Communion Sundays to help our families in need.
  • Send memorials or bereavements to church family members.
  • Coordinate Senior Citizen’s luncheon and birthday cards.
  • Maintain confidentiality on all matters, and communicate with other deacons, pastor, and staff as needed.
  • Meet monthly, opening with devotion.