PRESBYTERY LEADERSHIP
CONGREGATIONAL LIFE COMMISSION

CONGREGATIONAL TRAINING & SUPPORT

 

The Congregational Life support team provides assistance to church congregations. This team provides the following:

  • Initial contact point for congregations for assessment, support, and or referral to another. congregational life team for deeper support, working cooperatively with the congregation and/or team for resolution.

  • Mediation and support (MAST). – working in partnership what the commission for church professionals, specific trained members of Congregational Life and Church Professional commissions can assist or counsel a session in the resolution of difficulties with in the congregation to restore its peace and harmony. This may include, but not be limited to, the removal and discipline teaching elders by the church professionals.

  • Train session in conflict resolution and leadership.

  • Facilitate relationships between and within congregations and the presbytery.