Pastor Mike Birdsong, along with his wife Laura and children Cole and Josie were voted in by the members of UTC AG and became the full time Pastor in July, 2010. The Birdsong’s came to Macon from Cainsville , MO where Pastor Mike had been the Pastor for the past 8 years. Before coming to Missouri , the Birdsong’s were youth ministers in Hartman , Arkansas .
Along with ministering in the Word, the Birdsong family is also blessed musically. Pastor Mike plays the guitar, mandolin, and drums; their son Cole also plays the mandolin, and Laura is a beautiful singer. United Trinity Church Assembly of God is very blessed to have the Birdsong's as leaders of the church.
Articles & Resources for Church Workers
Starting a Greeter Program
Four years ago I accepted the challenge of evangelism chairperson for our church. One of the first programs the pastor and I developed was the Sunday morning greeter program.
Motivating the Right Person into the Right Ministry
One of the greatest challenges for most leaders is selecting and motivating the right people into the right ministry positions in hopes of minimizing turnover and frustration. Even in the smaller church with limited personnel, it is important to coordinate people and ministry as much as possible.
“I TRIED, BUT NO ONE EVER CALLED ME”
“I tried, but no one ever called me” are painful words for a leader who has much work to do and not enough people willing to do it. These words are painful for the person who wanted to contribute, but was never called. These are also painful words for a person who is committed to helping people connect and contribute in meaningful ways within the church.