The Elders Council is comprised of all elders that are members at Imani Temple of Temecula Christian Community Center. We serve in an advisory capacity to the Senior Pastor in areas of ministry, special projects, ministerial assignments, and discipline.
Additionally, we serve as a formal point of greeting for new ministers upon coming on board with us. Furthermore, we make recommendations for licensing of ministers, ordaining of ministers. In addition we provide leadership to the ministry by working within the team structure to cover all services of worship. We support the vision of the Senior Pastor, the work of the ministry, and the ordnances of the Church Of God In Christ.
Requirements: Ordained Elder Church Of God In Christ. The Church Of God In Christ recognizes ordinations of other Christian organizations.
Activities: Attend local Elders Council meetings 4 times per year. Support local Jurisdiction Bishop and attend Jurisdictional State Meetings, Support the leadership of the Presiding Bishop of the General Board, and make all reports to remain in good standing with all governing bodies.
Ministries / auxiliaries: Each Elder is to be involved in ministry within the church and in the community. To make full proof of their calling by preaching, teaching, and living the gospel of Jesus Christ. Witnessing to the unsaved.