To work with the Nazarene Missions International (NMI) Executive Committee of the local church in appointing a children’s mission director. The person appointed becomes a member of both the NMI and Children’s Ministries (CM) councils. Nominees for this position shall be approved by the pastor and the Sunday School and Discipleship Ministries International (SDMI) superintendent.


Adult Ministries Council. The Adult Ministries (AM) Council shall be responsible for planning the total Sunday School and Discipleship Ministries International (SDMI) for adults in the local church. The AM Council is composed of at least one Sunday School/Bible studies/small groups representative and the directors of any other ministry being offered in the local church, such as: marriage and family life, senior adult ministries, single adult ministries, lay ministries, women’s ministries, men’s ministries, and any others deemed necessary. The council size will vary with the number of ministries being offered to adults in the local church as needs are identified and leadership is available.

The duties of the Adult Ministries director are:


To perform those duties assigned to all age-group directors in paragraphs 147.1–147.9.