To promote evangelism in the local church and seek to conserve the fruits of evangelism. (107–107.1, 129.24)


To study and recommend to the church board and departments ways to emphasize evangelism in the whole life of the church.


To serve as the local committee to implement both general and district denominational programs of evangelism.


To urge new converts to qualify for church membership by a consistent devotional life, a study of the Bible and the Manual, individually and/or in a pastor’s membership class, remembering that members received by profession of faith help to conserve the fruits of evangelism. (20–21)


To endeavor to bring new members into total fellowship and service of the church.


To work with the pastor in developing a continuing program of spiritual guidance for new members.