This is the third administrative rung, following the General Council and the Executive Council. It is headed by an apostle, a prophet, an evangelist or a senior pastor. He is assisted by a six-member Executive Committee in the day-to-day running of the Area through the Area Presbytery.
The Area Presbytery is the coordinating and highest policy-making body in the Area to which the Area Executive Committee shall be responsible.
It is chaired by the Area Head and comprises the Area Executive Committee members, all Area Ministry leaders, their assistants and Chairmen of Area Committees, all District Executive Committee members, two Deacons’ representatives from each District/Worship Centre, three Deaconesses’ representatives from each District, all other serving ministers in the Area and all ministers’ wives in the Area.
Ministers of the Church have been advised to take the appointment of church officers, particularly Elders, very seriously because it is esse read more