Salem Missionary Baptist Church

In Salem also is His tabernacle, and His dwelling place in Zion.  Psalm 76.2

The Leadership of Salem

The Deacon Ministry

The Deacons of Salem are led by the biblical qualifications for deacons as given in Acts 6:1-15 and 1 Timothy 3:8-13.  They are responsible for the spiritual care and maintaining frequent contact to ensure the physical needs of the members of the congregation.   They are often called upon to provide spiritual guidance and leadership to the congregation.

The Deaconess Ministry

The Deaconess of Salem assist the Pastor and Deacons and the church in all activities that they may be called on to do so.  They attend all business meetings and Bible study, Prayer meetings, Sunday school, and other classes that have been set up to help them spiritually.  They are responsible for preparing the table for the Lord's Supper. They also see that all baptismal candidates are instructed as to what they are supposed to wear.  They  visit the sick on a regular basis and assist anyone else that is in need. 

The Trustee Ministry

The Trustees of Salem are responsible for the maintenance of the physical church plant, the oversight and management of the church’s financial status and affairs, and for securing paid employees and contractors.   Although they do not supervise the employees, they act as advisors to the Pastor in employee relations.

Let a

man so consider us, as servants of Christ and stewards

of the mysteries of God.

 

Moreover it is required in stewards that one be found faithful.

 

I Corinthians 4:1-2