lay leader functions as the primary representative and role model of Christian discipleship and faith lived out in the church and in daily life. The lay leader works with the pastor to fulfill the mission and vision of the congregation.
The Staff-Parrish Relations Committee is one of the most important in the church. Their role is to build a strong positive relationship between staff and congregation so that the congregation makes disciples of Jesus Christ for the transformation of the world.
Staff-Parrish Relations Committee Chair
The church council shall provide for planning and implementing a program of nurture, outreach, witness, and resources in the local church. It shall also provide for the administration of its organization and temporal life. It shall envision, plan, implement, and annually evaluate the mission and ministry of the church.
Church Administrative Council Chair
Mary Ann Vaughan
Our finance committee chair helps us make sound financial decisions while remaining good stewards of our church, our neighborhood, and our world.
Finance Commitee Chairperson
Ms. Grays is a vital part of the worship team. She works directly with the Pastor and worship team to provide meaningful worship services.
Deaconess and Worship Committee Chairperson
Our Christian Education programs include Sunday Morning Bible Study and Sunday School, Thursday Night Bible Study and Youth Group for students 6th through 12th grade.
Christian Education and Sunday School Superintendent/Youth Ministry Leader
The Hospitality Committee at Emmanuel works with the congregation to create a welcoming environment for all who attend.
Hospitality Ministry Chairperson/Safe Sanctuaries Ministries
Our ESOL teaches English to anyone who is willing to learn. We hold 2 semesters per year, one in the fall and one in the spring.
ESOL Program Coordinator
The Angel Tree Program provides children of incarcerated parents with gifts for the holidays.
Angel Tree Coordinator
Community Place Cafe works in partnership with First Methodist Church of Hyattsville to provide warm meals to those who don't have one. They meet on the 3rd Friday of each month at 11:00 am.
Community Place Cafe