DEADLINE TO APPLY FOR UTM BCM LEADERSHIP IS MARCH 15 at MIDNIGHT.
***EACH LEADERSHIP TEAM HAS A TEAM LEADER. PLEASE CONSIDER THE POSSIBILITY OF SERVING AS A TEAM LEADER. YOU WILL BE ASKED DURING THE INTERVIEW.
HERE ARE THE TEAMS YOU CAN APPLY FOR:
-IMPACT TEAM---shall be responsible for planning, organizing, and executing presentations to local churches to demonstrate the Baptist Collegiate Ministry’s activities at the University of Tennessee at Martin
-WORSHIP TEAM---shall be responsible for planning, organizing, and holding worship events. Their responsibilities shall include (but are not limited to) securing a location for worship, planning speakers, organizing a student worship band, and providing a time and atmosphere of worship.
-NOONDAY TEAM---shall be responsible for planning, preparing for, and offering a meal for the campus community. Their responsibilities shall include (but are not limited to) scheduling churches to provide the meal, spreading the meal and setting up tables, and cleaning up after the meal.
-OUTREACH TEAM---shall be responsible for spearheading the outreach efforts of the ministry. Their responsibilities shall include (but are not limited to) organizing events and personal efforts to share the love of Christ with other students on campus.
-FELLOWSHIP TEAM---shall be responsible for planning, organizing, and holding events to allow students to fellowship. Their responsibilities shall include (but are not limited to) cooking, decorating, and preparing for events, creating a hospitable atmosphere for students to build relationships with one another, and cleaning up after events.
-MISSIONS TEAM---shall be responsible for encouraging and enabling students to fulfill the Great Commission by going. Their responsibilities shall include (but are not limited to) encouraging students to explore missions opportunities, creating excitement and awareness for missions efforts, enabling students to go by being a source of information, and fundraising to help students go.
-COMMUNICATION TEAM---shall be responsible for working with other leadership ministry teams to promote the BCM and BCM events to students. Their responsibilities shall include (but are not limited to) maintaining Social Media accounts (OrgSync, Facebook), weekly email announcements, the BCM website, the BCM bulletin boards, making announcements at applicable BCM events, and making an effort to advertise on campus.
-DISCIPLESHIP TEAM---shall be responsible for organizing life group meetings throughout the week. The discipleship team serves to develop life groups that will meet on a weekly basis. Discipleship Team will enlist life group leaders, help select material, and assist in training and discipling life group leaders. The Discipleship Team leaders will meet with life group leaders for encouragement and prayer on a weekly basis. The Discipleship Team will consist of one man to lead men's life groups and one woman to lead women's life groups. These two individuals will not serve as life group leaders but will serve as a mentor to the life group leaders.
***The BCM LEADERSHIP TEAM meets on the following monthly schedule: -Week 1: Executive Leadership Team and Team Leaders Meet -Week 2: Individual Teams Meet to Plan -Week 3: Executive Leadership Team and Team Leaders Meet -Week 4: THE WHOLE LEADERSHIP TEAM
EXPECTATIONS FOR THE UTM BCM EXECUTIVE LEADERSHIP TEAM:
1. Maintain a consistent devotional life and pray regularly for all phases of the BCM ministry. 2. Live a LIFE ABOVE REPROACH so that you do not serve as a stumbling block in someone else's faith (Please Read Romans 14:13 and 1 Timothy 3:1-3) 3. Sense God’s call to serve as a Leader in the BCM 4. Be an active participant in a church while a student 5. Attend all leader development and planning meetings which include *Spring Leadership Conference, April 5-6, 2019 @ Spring Hill, TN (Cost is $35) *UT Martin BCM Leadership Calendar Planning, April (NO COST) *Leadership Retreat before Fall Semester, August TBD *BCM Survival for Incoming Students, August 18-21, 2019 @ UTM BCM 6. Encourage Team leaders by attending BCM events throughout the school year 7. Attend the BCM Fall and Winter Retreat 8. Participate in a BCM Mission trip (December Break, Spring Break or May Break)
DEADLINE TO SIGN UP FOR EXECUTIVE LEADERSHIP TEAM IS: MARCH 15