DIACONATE MINISTRY
 

Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial Baptist Church

Is blessed with numerous gifted men and women whose hearts of love and concern for people are self-evident. Our Diaconate Board members are truly servant-leaders within our church. The principle function of the board members is to serve the church body in its spiritual needs. The Diaconate Board shall:

  • Assist in the worship services
  • Counsel with and assist the pastoral staff in matters relative to the spiritual needs of the church.
  • Receive and administer benevolences
  • Visit and care for the sick and needy.
  • Aid in the administration of the Lord's Supper and Baptismal Rites.

    As a Board, we know that God is
    “Omniscient”
    God is all-knowing.”
    Proverbs 15:3
     

     Eleanor Lockett, Ida Burd,

     Lavern Peterson, Carl Vinson, Chris Vinson

    Congregation A - F
     


    As a Board, we believe in God’s
    “Faithfulness"
    Everything God promised will come to pass.”
    Hebrews 6:18
     

    Rose Filgo, Dwight Graves, Cheryl Graves,
    Donald Jackson

     
    Congregation G - M
     


     

    As a Board, we bow to God’s
    “Holiness”

    God is majesty and set apart and above.”
    1 Peter 1:15-16
     

    Mavis Corsey, Trolice Flavors,  Lee Lawrence,
    Adrienne Lawrence,
    Alene Stephens


    Congregation N - S
     


    As a Board, we know that God is
    “Infinite”
    God is without limits and knows no boundaries.”
    Hebrews 13:8
     

    McClain Cloy, Bobbi Sims, Annie Smith, Rick Wells

     

    Congregation T - Z