Pitts Baptist Church
Sunday, September 23, 2018
...Strength for the Journey
Pitts Youth Sunday School Ministry
Sunday Mornings ~ T.E.A.M.Time
T.E.A.M.Time strives to Teach students God’s Word by Encouraging them to study it, Apply it and Meditate on its message. This time of study stresses Biblical and Doctrinal knowledge as well as practical life application.
Joshua 1:8 “This book of the law shall not depart from your mouth, but you should meditate in it day and night that you may observe to do according to all that is written in it.”
Team Ministry Guidelines
Who: Teammates (6th through 12th grades)
-Captain (Teachers)
-Coach (Director)
What: Reaching in and out to students
-Teaching students God’s Word
-Involving students in worship, accountability, fellowship, and prayer
-Building relationships with students while ministering to their needs
When: Sunday Mornings @ 9:00 am
Where: The P.E.A.K.
Why: To aid students at Pitts Baptist in fulfilling its purpose statement. Specifically TEAM -Time is designed to reach the “crowd” with the goal of growing the individual TEAM ---    member to a better understanding of who God is and who He wants to be in us.
How: By providing a fun and positive environment while engaging the TEAM member with an understandable and applicable message through worship, teaching and conversation.
Team Captain Responsibilities (Teachers)
T = Teaching
Be energetic
Study lesson and generate discussion questions for group interaction
Start on time
Get everyone involved
Lead by example how to love Jesus and others
Close in prayer
E = Encouraging
Love all Students
Welcome all attenders
Make appropriate physical contact
Make contact with non attenders via card, phone call, email, etc...
Make contact with prospects via card, phone call, email, etc.
Build relationships with students outside of Sunday School
Attend students’ extra curricular activities when possible
Pray for students on a consistent basis
Pray for all facets and leaders of TEAM ministries
A = Applying
Hold students accountable for applying God’s Word in their lives
Hold students accountable for living a life of moral purity
M = Modeling and maintaining own spiritual pilgrimage
Be on time (which means 15 minutes early)
Attend all Sunday School leadership meetings
Attend Christian Education training events
Make application from lesson to your own spiritual growth
Personally adhere to all the steps in the letter “A” in TEAM