Has combined with Evangelism and Stephen's ministries. See Outreach under Church Organizations
C13.08 There shall be a Social Ministry Committee. The purpose of this conmmittee shall be to extend Christian compassion and helpfulness to the ill, aged, the orphaned, the underpriviledged, the imprisoned, and in general, to persons of all ages in need of aid in body and soul. It shall strive to enlist in these efforts as many as possible of the individual members and organizations of the congregation. This committee shall further have the duty to study social conditions primarily in the local community, in order to bring the cleansing and healing light of Christian truth to bear upon critical problems through thoughtful Christian discussion of facts and issues.