2013 LOUISIANA ACTEENS PANEL
The Louisiana Acteens Panel is a group of up to four
Acteens from churches in Louisiana. The panel is chosen yearly, based on outstanding service and participation in local church and Associational Acteens.
PURPOSE OF PANEL
This panel will assist the state Acteens director with
planning and promoting state Acteens events.
RESPONSIBILITIES OF LOUISIANA
- Panelists are expected to attend all
state Acteens events, the state WMU Annual Meeting on April 5th
& 6th at First Baptist Church, Ruston and to work at GA Camp at Tall
Timbers on July 22-27. Panelists may be asked to serve at M-JAM, the state children’s missions, event on March 9th at Louisiana College.
- Panelists are asked to participate in
planning and promoting “Voyage”, a co-ed youth missions adventure on February 8th
and 9th at Victory Baptist Church in Walker, LA.
- Panelists may be asked to share a
testimony on the importance of Acteens in their lives at state and
associational WMU events.
- Panelists are asked to be willing and
available to share about and promote Acteens in church and associational
events. Panelists' names will be made available to associational WMU
ACTEENS PANEL REQUIREMENTS
- Must be a Christian and active member
of a local Southern Baptist church.
- Must be an active member of a local
- Must be 15 years
old on or before April 1 of the service year.
- Must have
completed or working on the appropriate grade level in MissionsQuest and be
working on the next higher level; must be willing to begin work on appropriate
level of MissionsQuest following the 2006 downloadable plan, and make
commitment to complete that level during service year. Churches that do not
offer MissionsQuest will not be disqualified; please state reason for not
- Will be expected to attend “Voyage” and
WMU Annual Meeting. Must provide own transportation.
- Will be expected
to assist at GA Camp at Tall Timbers in the summer. (Staff training: July 19-21;
Camp July 22-24 and July 25-27).
- Must be willing to
serve from WMU Annual Meeting to WMU Annual Meeting. (April to April).
- May be asked to
serve at M-JAM in March of 2013.
APPLICATION AND SELECTION PROCESS
- Complete and return the application to:
Acteens Panel-WMU Office, PO Box
311, Alexandria, LA 71309.
Completed application includes: signature of parent, and required typed
- Deadline to apply is December 3.
Applications are available from the state WMU Office or via download July through November 30th.
- Selection process will include:
- receipt of
- references from
local pastor, Acteens Leader and WMU Director (form will be sent from WMU
- approval of
Panelist Selection Committee: State WMU Director, State Acteens Director, state WMU Vice President, one
associational Acteens leader and one Associational WMU Director
(to be named each year)
- selection will be
completed and panelists notified in January.