The Connectional Ministries Council coordinates the work of the Discipleship Teams.
The Discipleship Teams offer primary assistance and resources to local churches as they seek to fulfill their disciple-making mission. There are four discipleship teams (Nurture, Outreach, Witness, and Advocacy) with the following areas of responsibility.
The Nurture Team will be responsible for assisting churches in areas of:
* Staff person related to Nurture: Suzanne Akins
The Outreach Team will be responsible for assisting churches in equipping growing Christians to express their discipleship by being in mission beyond the walls of their church. This includes opportunities like:
* Staff person related to Outreach: Allison Lindsey and Earnestine Campbell
The Witness Team will be responsible for assisting churches by:
* Staff person related to Witness: Allison Lindsey
The Advocacy Team will give coordinated effort to help the annual conference, districts and local churches reflect the best of Christian community as we value awareness, respect, trust, equality, and acceptance of our diversity. This team will oversee ministries related to:
* Staff person related to Advocacy: Earnestine Campbell