Biannually, on the even numbered year, the Fellowship of Bible Churches meets in International Assembly. This Assembly is comprised of ministers on the Roll of Elders and Ministers of the Fellowship and elected delegates from member churches and parachurch organizations.
Officers and Committees
International Coordinating Council (ICC)
The ICC is comprised of 20 elected members, an elder and layman from each quadrant of the US, plus 6 elders and six lay members at large. The ICC directs all matters of business for the Fellowship between International Assemblies. Members of the ICC are elected to serve 4 year terms. They may serve as many as two terms in succession, after which they must take at least a year's absence from the Council. The ICC is comprised of five distinct commissions for its various labors.
- Commission on World Mission and Evangelism - 5 members.
- Commission on Church Growth - 6 members.
- Commission for Credentials and Membership - 3 members.
- Commission for Education and Publications - 3 members.
- Commission on Finance - 3 members.
The ICC may appoint an executive committee to take care of the day to day administration of the Fellowship between ICC meetings. The EC is comprised of five members and is amenable to the ICC.
The Fellowship Secretary functions as a recording secretary for the International Assembly and the ICC. He/She also has oversight of the maintenance of the credentials files for all the ministers in the Fellowship.
The Fellowship Treasurer has custody of the funds of the Fellowship and ensures their proper usage. The treasurer is responsible for receiving and disbursing funds for the Fellowship (as directed by the ICC) and for maintaining accurate records of the Funds of the Fellowship and for reporting to the ICC and the International Assembly regarding the use of the Fellowship's resources. The Fellowship Treasurer is directly amenable to the ICC.
The General Superintendent is elected every two years during the International Assembly. The General Superintendent has oversight of all the functions of the Fellowship of Bible Churches, and carries out administrative and leadership duties.
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