The Board of Elders of TNL Church.
The responsibility of the Board of Elders includes three areas: Vision & Direction, Spiritual Oversight, Systems & Structures.
The Board of Elders discerns, protects, and promotes the vision and direction of TNL Church. The Board of Elders is responsible to discern the purpose of the church; the end to which the church strives. The Board of Elders is also accountable to promote the strategy of the church; the ways in which the purpose is manifested. The values of TNL Church are protected by the Board of Elders giving guidelines in which the church operates.
The Board of Elders is the spiritual authority of TNL Church. The Board of Elders is responsible for ensuring the guidance and shepherding of TNL Church. Matters of conflict resolution, church discipline, and leadership accountability are to be addressed by the Board of Elders. The development of personal character within the Board of Elders is crucial to its members carrying out the responsibility of overseeing the spiritual affairs of the church.
The Board of Elders is the ultimate responsible party for the structure of TNL Church. The Board of Elders is the final authority for both budgeting and facilities of TNL. Decisions regarding the employment of paid staff are the responsibility of the Board of Elders. The Board of Elders ensures the proper delegation of duties to the paid and non-paid leadership to accomplish the Purpose of the church.
Individuals selected to serve on the Board of Elders at TNL do so with the intention of serving a three-year term. Here is the document for the Board of Elders use for Qualifications & Selection Process.
The form below provides a way for those who consider TNL to be their church family to submit the names of individuals whom they believe are well-equipped with the character, competency and chemistry required to serve and lead as elders for our church family.