Church Governance

CHURCH COUNCIL

The main governing body of the church. View the council’s organization chart.

DEACONS

The Deacons at Binkley Church assist the Ministerial Staff in providing pastoral care to church members.  Deacons provide advice and assistance to ministers in development and interpretation of the life and work of the church.  They also assist in serving communion, coordinating greeters, and nominating church officers.

To view Deacon assignments, login to the Members area.

CHURCH DOCUMENTS

Constitution

Behavioral Covenant

SafeChurch Handbook

CREEDS
Binkley Covenant

Professing our faith in Jesus Christ, we covenant with God and one another to live together as members of this church in obedience to God’s will as it has been and shall be made known to us. As part of the body of Christ throughout the world, we promise to express our faithfulness to Christ in love for one another and for the whole of God’s creation. The Spirit of God assisting us, we further promise to attend the services of this congregation, observe its sacraments, support its mission to all people, practice faithful stewardship of our possessions and be conscientious caretakers of the Earth, endeavoring always to be a fruitful body of Christians. Amen.

Mission Statement

The mission of Binkley Baptist Church is
building compassionate and joyful community,
freely exploring spiritual paths,
and pursuing justice and peace in the way of Jesus.