Ministries/Things We Do at Stevensville UMC
How You Can Be in Ministry at SUMC!
Ad Council: This is the guiding body of our church, which provides overall vision, planning, and evaluation of ministry.
Mission Team: This group involves us in mission relief and awareness of needs around our community, state, country and all over the world, through special offerings, education, CROP Walk, mission trip experiences.
Education Team: In our church this Education team organizes us and enables us to teach the faith through our Sunday School, weekday/evening classes and Vacation Bible School, for example.
Trustees: This group is in charge of taking care of our physical property, buildings, parsonages the van, land, insurance and incorporation to name a few. This group organizes our “work days” and make sure we have a place to gather and do ministry.
Finance Team: This team helps us learn about financial stewardship and oversees the care of our money. It also creates and maintains our budget and keeps us on track.
Outreach Team: This group is the witness ministry of our church that develops evangelistic efforts of sharing our personal and congregational stories of Christian experience, faith and service.
Tech Team: In addition to maintaining the church’s technology (computers, video and sound), This team is responsible for the streaming services on Sundays, creating the worship slides every week, recording and sharing special services (weddings, funerals, etc.), updating the the outdoor church signs, and coordination with other committees needing tech support.
Staff Parish Relationship Team: The Staff Parish team is our human relations team which employs our staff and sets policies relating to their positions.
Memorial Team: When memorial gifts are given to the church in memory of family members and friends, this group guides us in where and how those gifts are given.
Worship Design Team: The Worship team meets to design and plan all our weekly and special worship services, to make them the most relevant and authentic worship experiences we can.
Membership Care Team: In this group, we do everything we can to take care of our church family: meals to shut-ins, visiting in homes and hospital, phone calls to check in, etc.
Youth Ministry Team: This team provides support and council for our youth leaders in ministry for our middle school and high school youth.