Authentic Community

Mandate: To lead classis to encourage God’s people by intentionally sharing life and story together so that classis is being transformed into a community of grace and truth.

1. Plan annual Classis retreat
2. Encourage and facilitate connection between classis churches
3. Foster community at classis through sharing of stories at classis gatherings
4. Encourage and facilitate personal connections between full-time ministry staff
5. Encourage and facilitate the work of the Classis Safe Church Team
6. Other tasks may be undertaken as identified

Complement – 3-5 members including:
• One person with strengths in building community
• One person with strengths in event planning
• One person with organizational/administrative gifts

Credential Responses on Authentic Community in response to the impact of COVID-19