What are the main goals/purposes of the Parish Education Committee?
To provide opportunities for Christian growth through Sunday School, Vacation Bible School, and Bible study.
How does this ministry fulfill God's will?
God desires that His people pass along His truths from generation to generation (Proverbs 22:6; Deuteronomy 6:7-9). By encouraging education in God’s Word, we are strengthening the faith of God’s people.
How does the Parish Education Committee meet the needs of the congregation and the surrounding community?
Sunday School and Vacation Bible School are in place to teach children the Word of God and what it means for their lives
What talents or abilities do we look for in potential members of Education?
We look for people who are able to teach people of different ages and levels. We look for people who are enthusiastic about helping people grow in knowledge and faith.
When and where does Education meet?
We meet as needed, and we meet at the church.
What projects are we currently working on for Education?
How does this ministry fulfill the mission of St. Paul Lutheran Church?
The Parish Education Committee serves to fulfill the part of our mission that says we will give honor and glory to God “by the religious instruction of all its members.”