We have a strong desire for our
members and those that are attending Mt. Pleasant to be
involved with the ministry of the church. Listed
below are different "first serve" ministry areas that we
employ. If you see an area of a ministry that
interests you, then give it a try by using the form
First Impressions Team
This team is the “face” of MPBC for our guests. The team
serves on a rotating basis and are placed strategically throughout the parking
lot to welcome and direct our guests upon their arrival. The team helps direct
our guests to the doors and passes them over to our Greeters inside the
Greeters are responsible for greeting and welcoming our members and particularly
guests into the church each Sunday morning. Smiling, friendly people with a warm
spirit are encouraged to serve in this area.
Creative Arts Ministry
Worship Choir, Praise Team/Band, Children’s Choirs, Worship Technologies,
Passion Play, Drama Team, Ladies Ensemble-please contact Pastor Brad if you are
interested in any of these ministry opportunities.
This committee is responsible for set-up, arrangement and preparation of all
church related fellowship meals and functions within the church. The committee
is to plan and prepare meals for each Wednesday evening and to assist with any
other fellowship meals of the church during the year as planned/scheduled.
This committee should seek to use the facilities, properties/grounds of Mt.
Pleasant Baptist Church to reach people in our community. The Committee should
help plan and organize events/activities to engage the community through Movie
Nights, Flag Football League (FFL), Sportsman’s Banquet, etc. The Committee will
work within the confines of the church calendar for all scheduling. Anyone in
the church is welcome and encouraged to help with all outreach functions of the
This committee monitors and patrols the Church campus each
Sunday they are scheduled. The main responsibility with this team is to clear
the Education and Office Buildings after Sunday Bible Study and make sure the
buildings are secure.
This team serves on a rotating basis for our church
members’ families who have had a death in their immediate family (spouse, son,
daughter) by providing a pre-set meal for 20-25 people either in the Fellowship
Hall or delivered to a family member’s home. If served in the Fellowship Hall,
the team will serve the meal and clean-up afterwards.
Medical Response Team
The Medical Response Team will consist of those persons
that are capable to respond to medical emergencies. These Volunteers must be CPR
certified. They will be required to serve during all 3 services on the Sunday
they are scheduled. They may also be asked to serve during special events (VBS,
Movie Night, Flag Football, etc.).
The Nominating Committee of Mt. Pleasant Baptist Church is
responsible for developing a slate of Officers and Committees for the Church on
an annual basis. This Committee will solicit volunteers for these spots by
requesting Church members to fill out volunteer forms for that purpose. The
Committee is to pray diligently for discernment and wisdom from the Holy Spirit
in filling these spots. Careful consideration of a person’s spiritual maturity,
commitment and faithfulness financially to the church should be weighed before
selecting an individual to serve in a specific area or duty. The Committee is to
work in close consultation with the Pastoral staff of the Church in making these
selections. The Committee should submit their slate of Officers/Committee
Members by the September business conference.
The Personnel Committee shall consist of six (6) members,
four (4) of whom will be selected by the Nominating Committee with at least two
(2) members who are or have been ordained deacons. These committee members shall
serve terms of no more than three (3) years in succession. Two (2) members will
rotate off the committee annually. In consultation with the pastors, they will
make financial recommendations regarding support staff to the Budget/Finance
Committee by August 1st, annually.
The Personnel Committee shall be responsible for reviewing performance of all
non-Elder/ Pastor salaried staff, determining staff needs, addition of staff
positions, establishing and writing job descriptions as needed, recommending
salaries and benefits for church personnel to the Budget/Finance Committee on an
Budget & Finance Team
The Budget & Finance Committee of Mt. Pleasant Baptist
Church is responsible for overseeing the Budgeting process on an annual basis.
The Committee should work in close contact with the Financial Office of the
Church, which includes the Church Treasurer and Bookkeeper(s), whom serve on the
Committee in an Ex-Officio (non-voting) capacity. The committee receives emailed
updated financial reports monthly. The committee will develop an annual budget
to meet the financial and monetary needs of the Church based on solicitation of
“budgets” from the various departments and committees of the Church that have
responsibility over line items (dollars) in the General Budget. The Committee is
to work in consultation with the Pastors of the church in preparing the budget
for submittal to the church for a vote of approval in the September business
The crew is responsible for the set-up and breakdown of the
chairs (and tables if necessary) for the Sunday morning and Wed. evening worship
services. The crew typically sets up and tears down after each of those
services. Individuals assisting with this ministry should be able to handle
lifting and moving chairs and hand trucks.