The Trustee Ministry's purpose is to assist the Pastor, the Ex- Official of all Ministries, to act as official and legal representatives of the church in all business matters subject to the parameters set forth by the Pastor and the Church congregation of the First Emanuel Baptist Church (i.e. the church budget and all legislation passed in the Church Conference). Also, the mission of this ministry is to judiciously protect & appropriate funds and handle the business of the church; which includes, long range planning and additionally, to hold in safe keeping, all related documents.
For information about the Trustees contact Rev.Dr. Charles J. Southall III or Chairman of the Trustee Ministry, Deacon Arthur Williams Jr. through the church office at 504-524-8891. The Trustee Ministry meets the fourth Tuesday of every month at 6:00 p. m.