Metropolis Parish Council Seminar Resources
The Parish Council
Parish council members represent their parish and the Orthodox Christian faith. To serve on the parish council is a ministry and those who serve are called to represent Christ to all whom they meet...
The Parish Council in a Ministry Brochure
This brochure is offered to all who serve and to all who may consider serving on the Parish Council.
Parish Council Guide Book
A guidebook for Parish Councils and an Organizational Chart of the GOA
Parish Council Training Video
This video is an education video with the purpose of training current and potential parish council members.
The Parish Council and the Church
Service on the Parish Council is indeed a lay ministry. If we accept that premise, then we must see that service in a larger context than administration. When we look only at administrative...
Parish Council Election Forms and Information for Ratification
- Affirmation Form (English) click here
- Affirmation Form (Greek) click here
- Sign In Form click here
- Evaluation Form click here
- Metropolis of Boston District Map of Parishes - Download PDF
- Article 8,9, 10 Regarding Parish Council Elections
Parish Council Resources
- Metropolis of Boston Best Practices - Download PDF
- Candidate Seminar on the GOA Reglations - Download PDF
- Uniform Parish Regulations of the Greek Orthodox Archdiocese of America
- Dispute Resolutions - Download PDF
- Model Parish Bylaws click here
- Model Parish Bylaws (Word Document) click here
- Parish Council as Ministry - View
- Parish Council on the Front Lines - View
- Parish Leadership - Connecting the Dots - View
- "...and You Shall Be My Witnesses..." - View
- Your Leadership is Unique - View
- Making the Most of Meetings - View
- From Marketplace to Ministry - View
- Suggested Reading List - View