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 Steering Team

The Steering Team is comprised of 8 members, including the “ex officio” member, the appointed Pastor of the congregation. The role of the Steering Team is to provide mature spiritual leadership that empowers, encourages, and supports the various ministries of Grove.

Steering Team Members 2016-2017

The Steering Team is comprised of:steering team in kitchen working

  • Senior Pastor (ex-officio) and liaison to the Board of Trustees
  • Chair of the Team
  • Lay Leader/member (liaison to the conference/district)
  • Liaison to  SPRC (Staff Parish Relations Committee)
  • Liaison to Finance Team
  • Worship Shepherd
  • Discipleship Shepherd
  • Transformational Outreach Shepherd

Program Team

The Program Team is comprised of representatives of all program ministries and staff members. The
role of the Program Team is to provide a forum for planning, sharing, and celebrating the ministries of Grove Church.

Members of Grove's steering team

The Program Team is comprised of representatives of the:

  • Program Staff
  • Communications
  • Children’s Ministry
  • Christ Servant Ministry
  • Christian Education
  • Church & Society
  • GROW Team (Grove Reaching Out in Witness)
  • Grove Youth Ministry (GYM)
  • Missions
  • Music Ministry
  • Nurture Teams
  • Grove Preschool
  • United Methodist Men
  • United Methodist Women
  • Web Design Team
  • Worship Planning Teams
  • Steering Team Shepherds of Worship, Discipleship, & Transformational Outreach
  • Seasonal or temporary teams

Program Team Planning SessionsProgram Team

  • Meet quarterly
  • Chaired by one of the Shepherds from the Steering Team
  • Attended by representatives from each ministry team