In Christianchurches, a minister is someone who is authorized by a church or religious organization to perform functions such as teaching of beliefs; leading services such as weddings, baptisms or funerals; or otherwise providing spiritual guidance to the community. The term is taken from Latin minister "servant, attendant", which itself was derived from minus "less".
Roles and duties
Ministers may perform some or all of the following duties:
assist in co-ordinating volunteers and church community groups
assist in any general administrative service
conduct marriage ceremonies, funerals and memorial services, participate in the ordination of other clergy, and confirming young people as members of a local church
encourage local church endeavors
engage in welfare and community services activities of communities
Ministry: International Journal for Pastors is an international monthly magazine for Christian ministers, with a circulation of approximately 78,000. It is published by the Ministerial Association (website), an official body of the worldwide Adventist church. It is aimed at pastors and ministers of the Seventh-day Adventist Church, and also those of other denominations. It has a monthly circulation of roughly 18,000 to Adventist church leaders, and a bi-monthly circulation of roughly 60,000 to clergy from other denominations on a complimentary basis. As of 2011 it is edited by Derek Morris. Its ISSN is 0026-5314.
) Ministry of Coal. Auction of Coal Mines... Coal mines are not identified for auctioning exclusively to private sector companies ... Auction of coal mines is a continuous process. So far, 46 coal mines have been successfully auctioned out of which 44 coal mines have been auctioned to private sector companies.
Tarek El Molla stressed that the reforms undertaken by the ministry in the mining sector succeeded in maximizing Egyptian and foreign investments in the search for gold in Egypt and dealing with the challenges facing this sector in an effort to make optimal use of promising opportunities to search for gold and various mining ores.
LIMA, July 26 (Reuters) - A four-day-long blockade in Peru by protesters seeking greater benefits from exploitation of natural resources is disrupting operations of MMG Ltd's (1208.HK) Las Bambas copper mine, one of the country's largest, the energy and mines ministry said.
Referring to a 2019-20 periodic labour force survey of the statistics ministry, the union government said that during 2019-20, labour force participation rate has increased from 24.5% in 2018-19 to 30.0% in 2019-20 ... The labour ministry claimed the union government has taken several initiatives to improve women’s participation in the labour force.
In the following weeks came measures from provincial-level governments curbing bitcoin mining ... Those curbs triggered a wave of mining shutdowns countrywide, with state-linked tabloid Global Times estimating that 90% of mining operations would shut in the short term.
In the following weeks came measures from provincial-level governments curbing bitcoin mining. Those curbs triggered a wave of mining shutdowns countrywide, with state-linked tabloid Global Times estimating that 90% of mining operations would shut in the short term.
He has, therefore, asked members of the association to return to work and mine responsibly ... The Ministry, he said, would soon set up a task force to monitor the operations of miners across the country, stressing that "We want you to do the right things, drop your old self and take on your new clothes in mining.".
A senior Iranian EnergyMinistry official has warned against the flood of illegal cryptocurrency mining machines into the country amid an intensifying crackdown on crypto miners in China...Iran blames crypto mining for ‘critical electricity situation’.
Ministry of Mines has amended the Mines and Minerals (Development and Regulation) (MMDR) Act, 1957 through the Mines and Minerals (Development and Regulation) Amendment Act, 2021 which has been notified on 28.03.2021 for giving a boost to mineral production, improving ease of ...