Pastor ‘Dotun Macaulay
RCCG House Fellowship
BE LIKE OBEDEDOM. OPEN UP YOUR HOUSE FOR HOUSE FELLOWSHIP MEETING. ATTEND HOUSE FELLOWSHIP.
“And the ark of the LORD continued in the house of Obededom the
Gittite three Months: and the LORD blessed Obededom and all his household”
2 Samuel 6:11.
PARISH CO-ORDINATION OF THE RCCG HOUSE FELLOWSHIP DEPARTMENT
- PARISH PASTOR
- PARISH COORDINATOR
The position of the Parish Coordinator is important in the administration of the House Fellowship Department. His duty involves the following:
- The Parish Coordinator has oversight functions over all House Fellowship centers in the Parish. He visits, at least, one House Fellowship center per week
At the center, he observes the following on his visit:
- House Fellowship details: date and time of meetings, officers of the fellowship, attendance, punctuality, time management
- Meeting details: meeting programme, time allocation and compliance
- General observations: Appearance of the House Fellowship leader, his communication and co-ordination abilities, general level of participation of members, interaction of members during and after fellowship, welfare programmes.
- Salvation Records
- Evangelism / Follow-up records.
- He provides counsel and encouragement to the leaders and members during his visit. During the follow-up visit, he reviews the previous reports and comments with the leaders.
- HOUSE FELLOWSHIP LEADER: House Fellowship Leader Has responsibility for one House Fellowship Centre. He works closely with the Assistant House Fellowship leader and the Host / Hostess.
- HOST / HOSTESS OF THE HOUSE FELLOWSHIP CENTRE: The fellowship takes place in the house or office of believers appropriately called the host or hostess. He must have gift of hospitality and be regular at the fellowship meetings.
HOUSE FELLOWSHIP CENTRE PERSONNEL
The following are involved in house fellowship centre administration:
i. House Fellowship Leader: He is the leader around whom everything in the House Fellowship will revolve
ii. Assistant House Fellowship Leader: He takes over when the leader is not around. When a House Fellowship Centre grows to the extent of dividing into two, the Assistant House Fellowship Leader takes over the new center while another one is appointed among the members for the old one.
iii. Treasurer: Collects and keep all offerings in the fellowship and complete all necessary records and documentations.
iv. Secretary: Records the names and personal data of all the members of the fellowship as well as attendance records
v. Prayer Leader: Keeps records of prayer requests, leads in prayer as appropriate and encourages each member to grow in his/her personal prayer life.
vi. Worship Leader: Co-ordinates the praise and worship sessions as appropriate.
vii. Social / Welfare Leader: He/she is in charge of hospitality and welfare of the fellowship.
viii. Evangelism Leader: Co-ordinates the evangelism activities of the fellowship. However, it is the responsibility of all fellowship members to be involved in witnessing, soul winning and follow-up in the community in which the House Fellowship is located.