We are all members…
We are all members…


   members of what?
What does it mean
to be a member
of something?
Membership has
 its privileges
Members of
 an Honor
  Society
Members of a Club
Members of a Team
What does it mean
to be a member
of the Lord’s church?
   Romans 12:4-5
Members
of a Body
What body?
Do you not know that your
bodies are members of Christ
himself?
   1 Corinthians 6:15
Do you not know that your
bodies are members of Christ
himself?
   1 Corinthians 6:15
for we are members of his body
(Christ’s body).
     Ephesians 5:30
Now I rejoice in what was
suffered for you, and I fill up in
my flesh what is still lacking in
regard to Christ’s afflicti...
Now I rejoice in what was
suffered for you, and I fill up in
my flesh what is still lacking in
regard to Christ’s afflicti...
What body?
What body?


The body of Christ
Life in the Body
We have different gifts, to be
used for the good of the body
  Romans 12:6-8
As each has received a gift, use
it to serve one another, as good
stewards of God’s varied grace:
        1 Peter 4:10
Ephesians 4:11-16
Ephesians 4:11-16
Christ himself placed leaders in
the body
Ephesians 4:11-16
Christ himself placed leaders in
the body
These leaders are there “to
equip the saints”
Ephesians 4:11-16
Christ himself placed leaders in
the body
These leaders are there “to
equip the saints”
  No “clergy”
Ephesians 4:11-16
Christ himself placed leaders in
the body
These leaders are there “to
equip the saints”
  No “clergy”
  ...
Ephesians 4:11-16
Ephesians 4:11-16
Our work builds up the body
Ephesians 4:11-16
Our work builds up the body
The body grows when “each
part does its work”
Our body
Our body
Different ministries overseen by
deacons
Our body
Different ministries overseen by
deacons
Deacons coordinate the efforts
of those that work within these
ministries
Benevolence Ministry
Food pantry, clothing, food for
sick and bereaved
Overseen by Robert Martinez,
Donald Richter, Leroy ...
Body Life
Attendance, involvement,
fellowship meals, greeters,
visitation, Bible studies
Overseen by Mike Coon, Clint
McGu...
Building
Maintenance, supplies, grounds,
lock-up, building use
Overseen by Robert Martinez,
Donald Richter
Finance
Budget, offering, bookkeeping,
bill paying
Overseen by Perry Rutland,
Chub Urrabazo
Missions
Communication with present
and potential missionaries
Overseen by Hector Dominguez,
Donald Richter, Chub Urrabazo
Outside Ministries
Children’s homes, prison,
nursing home, shut-ins, singing
for weddings/funerals
Overseen by Perry Rutla...
Special Activities
Gospel meetings, VBS, Ladies
Day, U. S. mission trips, annual
calendar
Overseen by Hector Dominugez,
Cl...
Transportation
Van maintenance, drivers for
van route
Overseen by Bennie Martinez,
Robert Martinez
Worship
Worship service format,
participants, sound system,
nursery
Overseen by Mike Coon, Bennie
Martinez, Perry Rutland
Youth
Youth activities including
Mexico Trip and SYS
Overseen by Hector Dominguez,
Leroy Sanchez, Chub Urrabazo
What should you do?
What should you do?
Find a ministry
What should you do?
Find a ministry
  Existing projects
What should you do?
Find a ministry
  Existing projects
  New project under the
  deacons’ leadership
What should you do?
Find a ministry
  Existing projects
  New project under the
  deacons’ leadership
Become active in tha...
Am I truly a member
   of the body?
   1 Corinthians 12:12-13
What’s my ministry?
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Members

  1. 1. We are all members…
  2. 2. We are all members… members of what?
  3. 3. What does it mean to be a member of something?
  4. 4. Membership has its privileges
  5. 5. Members of an Honor Society
  6. 6. Members of a Club
  7. 7. Members of a Team
  8. 8. What does it mean to be a member of the Lord’s church? Romans 12:4-5
  9. 9. Members of a Body
  10. 10. What body?
  11. 11. Do you not know that your bodies are members of Christ himself? 1 Corinthians 6:15
  12. 12. Do you not know that your bodies are members of Christ himself? 1 Corinthians 6:15
  13. 13. for we are members of his body (Christ’s body). Ephesians 5:30
  14. 14. Now I rejoice in what was suffered for you, and I fill up in my flesh what is still lacking in regard to Christ’s afflictions, for the sake of his body, which is the church. Colossians 1:24
  15. 15. Now I rejoice in what was suffered for you, and I fill up in my flesh what is still lacking in regard to Christ’s afflictions, for the sake of his body, which is the church. Colossians 1:24
  16. 16. What body?
  17. 17. What body? The body of Christ
  18. 18. Life in the Body We have different gifts, to be used for the good of the body Romans 12:6-8
  19. 19. As each has received a gift, use it to serve one another, as good stewards of God’s varied grace: 1 Peter 4:10
  20. 20. Ephesians 4:11-16
  21. 21. Ephesians 4:11-16 Christ himself placed leaders in the body
  22. 22. Ephesians 4:11-16 Christ himself placed leaders in the body These leaders are there “to equip the saints”
  23. 23. Ephesians 4:11-16 Christ himself placed leaders in the body These leaders are there “to equip the saints” No “clergy”
  24. 24. Ephesians 4:11-16 Christ himself placed leaders in the body These leaders are there “to equip the saints” No “clergy” All members are ministers!
  25. 25. Ephesians 4:11-16
  26. 26. Ephesians 4:11-16 Our work builds up the body
  27. 27. Ephesians 4:11-16 Our work builds up the body The body grows when “each part does its work”
  28. 28. Our body
  29. 29. Our body Different ministries overseen by deacons
  30. 30. Our body Different ministries overseen by deacons Deacons coordinate the efforts of those that work within these ministries
  31. 31. Benevolence Ministry Food pantry, clothing, food for sick and bereaved Overseen by Robert Martinez, Donald Richter, Leroy Sanchez
  32. 32. Body Life Attendance, involvement, fellowship meals, greeters, visitation, Bible studies Overseen by Mike Coon, Clint McGuffin, Perry Rutland
  33. 33. Building Maintenance, supplies, grounds, lock-up, building use Overseen by Robert Martinez, Donald Richter
  34. 34. Finance Budget, offering, bookkeeping, bill paying Overseen by Perry Rutland, Chub Urrabazo
  35. 35. Missions Communication with present and potential missionaries Overseen by Hector Dominguez, Donald Richter, Chub Urrabazo
  36. 36. Outside Ministries Children’s homes, prison, nursing home, shut-ins, singing for weddings/funerals Overseen by Perry Rutland, Leroy Sanchez
  37. 37. Special Activities Gospel meetings, VBS, Ladies Day, U. S. mission trips, annual calendar Overseen by Hector Dominugez, Clint McGuffin, Chub Urrabazo
  38. 38. Transportation Van maintenance, drivers for van route Overseen by Bennie Martinez, Robert Martinez
  39. 39. Worship Worship service format, participants, sound system, nursery Overseen by Mike Coon, Bennie Martinez, Perry Rutland
  40. 40. Youth Youth activities including Mexico Trip and SYS Overseen by Hector Dominguez, Leroy Sanchez, Chub Urrabazo
  41. 41. What should you do?
  42. 42. What should you do? Find a ministry
  43. 43. What should you do? Find a ministry Existing projects
  44. 44. What should you do? Find a ministry Existing projects New project under the deacons’ leadership
  45. 45. What should you do? Find a ministry Existing projects New project under the deacons’ leadership Become active in that ministry
  46. 46. Am I truly a member of the body? 1 Corinthians 12:12-13
  47. 47. What’s my ministry?

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