General Assembly
of the Church of God
in Michigan

"equipping local congregations
to extend the Kingdom of God"

Board of Directors

The purpose of the Board of Directors is "to promote, coordinate and unify all the programs, plans, and finances of the ministries created by the Assembly."

Ministries

Church Health Ministry

Works on ministries which will aid the local church in the success of its mission. This ministry will oversee such areas as:

  • Church Redevelopment and Restart

  • Coaching Clusters

  • Congregational Consultations

  • Health Plans for Churches

  • Institute for Servant Leadership

  • Leadership Training Events

  • New Church Development Endowment

  • New Church Development Initiatives

Church Health will explore and implement other ministries that it may deem beneficial to support the health and welfare of our local congregations.

Credentials Ministry

Works to recognize, train, and provide accountability to all professional clergy who serve the Church of God in Michigan. This ministry will oversee:

  • Licensing and Ordination of ministers

  • Ministerial Development

  • Recognition of Congregations

  • Yearbook Recognition

  • Clergy/Congregational Discipline

Credentials will work closely with Church of God national and state assemblies to provide consistency and integrity in credentialing for all ministers.

Pastoral Health Ministry

Works on ministries that will aid the pastor and his/her family in the success of their mission. This ministry will oversee such areas as:

  • Pastors' Institute

  • Lifelong Learning Fund

  • Pastoral Counseling Assistance

  • Ministry Wives Retreat

  • The Ministry Renewal Endowment

  • The B. Gale Hetrick Endowment

Pastoral Health will explore and implement other ministries that it may deem beneficial to the pastoral family.

Youth Ministry

Works on ministries that will aid and strengthen our cooperative work with teens. This ministry will oversee:

  • Michigan Student Leadership Institute

  • State Youth Convention

  • Youth Winter Retreat

And consult:

  • State Youth Choir

  • Youth Camping

Youth Ministry will continue to explore and implement ministry programs that aid youth, youth ministers (lay and professional) and youth ministries on the state and local level.

Committees

Audit Committee

Responsible for reviewing the annual Assembly audit.

Business Committee

Review all matters of business presented to the Assembly and initiate the presentation of all business necessary to the Assembly. Prepare a ballot for officers, members of any board, ministry or committee of the Assembly.

Program Committee

Assume responsibility for arranging/scheduling/planning the program of the General Assembly for mutual counsel, advice, and edification of Christian leadership.