Seventh-Day Adventist Church

Standifer Gap Seventh-day Adventist Church Chattanooga, Tennessee, USA

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JOB DESCRIPTION

BOARD OF DEACONESSES

Job Summary

The board of deaconesses is to promote and organize the work of the deaconess. Job Duties

1. Meet as voted by the board of deaconesses

2. Schedule

A. Visitation program

B. Help with the reception committee

3. Delineate procedures with the pastor for

A. The Lord's Supper

B. Foot washing

C. Baptismal service

D. Funeral

4. Cooperate with the board of deacons in ministering to the sick and unfortunate members of the church

Job Relationships

The head deaconess is chairwoman of the board of deaconesses. The members of the board of deaconesses are responsible to the head deaconess, who in turn is responsible to the church board.