Deacons

     The Deacons of First Pilgrim Calvary Missionary Baptist Church establish and maintain a brotherly relationship among themselves and all the membership of the Church. They seek to know the physical needs and the moral and spiritual struggles of the brethren and sisters; and to serve the whole Church in relieving, encouraging and developing all that are in need. They provide ordinances and aid in their administration.  

The goals of the Deacon Ministry of the FPCMBC are to serve the congregation, assist the Pastor and attend to church affairs.  The Ministry is to be involved in all activities that are instructional, challenging and spiritually uplifting. Deacons are individually and collectively are to be one of a Servant and leader, not to be one to Rule or Govern.   Members of the Deacon Ministry are to be constantly vigilant to the needs of the congregation and to be willing to put themselves behind everyone and everything involved in the church.  They are to demonstrate an unselfish, thoughtful and caring attitude.  Other duties and responsibilities of the Deacon Ministry are:

Teaching, Preaching, Counseling

Visiting the sick, Giving Communion

Leading the congregation in prayer

Raise the church membership by 15%

Encourage Sunday school, Bible study and prayer meeting attendance

Increase the Spiritual growth of the church