Lay Ministers' Council

Reverend James Brooks, President

Purpose Statement:

“The Lay Ministers Ministry is for the soul purpose of training Lay Ministers to be loyal to their pastors, to learn Baptist Doctrine, and to strengthen their faith in their calling.”



Mission Statement:

“Striving toward the fulfillment in Jesus Christ, as we teach with Patience the word of God, men trusting, accepting and recognizing the call, as God has given them authority to spread the gospel.”

“And he gave some, apostles; and some, prophets; and some, evangelists; and some, pastors and teachers for the perfecting of the saints, for the work of the ministry, for the edifying of the body of Christ”

~ Ephesians 4:11-12

Lay Ministers' Council Events

Planning Session/Study Class

January 18, 2020

St. John First MBC

2044 Brown St.

Fort Myers, FL

Time: 10:00 AM


Fellowship Service

March 21, 2020

Greater Hope MBC

1608 E. Genesee St.

Tampa, Fl.

Time: 6:00 PM


Planning Session/Study Class May 16, 2020

First Prospect M.B. Church

6012 Edina Street

Wimauma, FL

Time: 10:00 AM


Planning Session/Study Class

July 18, 2020

St. John MBC

1701 First Ave

Palmetto, FL

Time: 10:00 AM