Committees & Ministries at Holy Trinity

Church and Family Life

Church and Family Life Ministry

Mission: coordination of fellowship activities of the HTLC & LCM Church Family; programs for seniors; church-sponsored sports teams; Luther’s Café; men’s fellowship (auxiliary group); Womenship (auxiliary group); kitchen & pantry maintenance and organization

Worsip and Arts

Worship and Arts Ministry

Mission: coordination, planning, and staffing of the worship life and music of the congregation; Worship Teams; altar guild; acolytes; lectors; assisting ministers; ushers; communion assistants; choirs; work with Faith Formation Ministry on children’s Christmas programs; dedications of altar flowers, bulletins, hymnals; funeral services and choirs; weddings; art corridor in Worship Center

Faith Formation

Faith Formation Ministry

Mission: coordination of Christian Education/faith formation for all ages; Sunday School classes; Bible studies; first communion instruction; confirmation classes & banquet; Vacation Bible School; the library; nurseries; seminarian/church vocation support; work with Worship & Arts Ministry on Christmas programs; Youth Group; Young Adults (auxiliary group); WELCA (auxiliary group)

Outreach Ministry

Outreach Ministry

Mission: coordination of local, national, and global social outreach; refugee resettlement; Quilters (auxiliary group)

Health and Wellness Ministry

Heath & Wellness Ministry

Home confined visitation, home communion, crisis ministry, hospital and home visits, prayer chain, bereavement and memorial garden teams, prayer shawls, altar flower delivery, card ministry, flu clinic, blood pressure readingsand individual healing prayers offered every 3rd Sunday, congregation-wide health promotion activities.

Finance Ministry

Finance Ministry

Mission: Financial affairs of the Congregation and the LCM; prepare draft budget for coming year; work with Stewardship Ministry, Audit Committee, and Endowment Committees; advise and report monthly to Council on the financial position of the Congregation and LCM; investments; insurance programs

Evangelism and Communications

Evangelism and Communications Ministry

Mission: New Member Team; communications, including website; publicity; congregational strategic plan; greeters

Stewardship Ministry

Mission: cultivate time and talent of members and develop member resources; coordinate annual pledge campaign; work with New Member Team as people join the ministry; work with the Finance Ministry regarding the annual budget; prepare and coordinate “Time and Talent” sheets and responses; present and educate the Congregation regarding opportunities for service and ministry

Campus Ministry

Mission: oversight of campus ministry; provide host families and/or mentors for UNC-CH students; coordinate Congregation-provided meals for Wednesday night services; fundraising; alumni relations

Property Ministry

Mission: management, maintenance, inventory, and protection of all real and personal property of the Church, including its grounds and facilities; advise and consult with Finance Ministry on insurance coverage for Church property and on major capital expenditure for repairs or acquisitions

Nominating Committee

Mission: recruit candidates for Congregation Council and Synod Assembly; maintain list/data base of contacts, candidates, and responses

Audit Committee

Mission: Oversee annual audit of church financial matters

Mutual Ministry Committee

Mission: provides personal and confidential support to the pastors and staff; meets with the pastors to discuss the overall atmosphere of the ministry including joys, needs and challenges; helps interpret the congregation to the pastors and the pastors to the congregation

Endowment Committee (Holy Trininty and Campus Ministry)

Mission: implement the goals of the Holy Trinity Endowment and the Campus Ministry Endowment; implement investment strategies for the endowments

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Personnel Comittee

Mission: develop position descriptions, conduct annual performance evaluations, prepare salary and benefits recommendations