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.
According to officials of this museum, the historical artifacts obtained from the area of the Mes Aynak mine will be preserved. “Efforts are being made to resume construction on a special museum, and we have talked with the Ministry of Information and Culture officials, and they ...
The Artsakh foreign ministry pointed out in a statement on Monday that this was the fifth time since the blockade began on December 12 that Azerbaijan has impeded the flow of gas from Armenia through a pipeline, which passes through territory under Azerbaijani occupation.
Oil output was up to an average of 784,343 barrels per day in December 2022, compared with production of 745,325 bpd in the same month in 2021, the Ministry of Mines and Energy said in a statement ... Average oil production for the year rose 2.42 percent to 754,199 bpd, the ministry said, up from an average of 736,357 bpd in 2021.
This saw the number of mining complexes in the Kingdom as of the end of 2022 rising to 377, with an estimated area of 44,365 sq ... The Ministry upgraded its mining investment law in 2020 to develop the mining sector and designed a long-term integrated mining system aimed at protecting both employees and the environment.
“A year ago, he promised that a functioning online mining cadastre was the ministry’s top priority ... “Merging the ministries in 2019 was a strategic mistake, which needs to be addressed urgently given the ongoing Eskom crisis and its impact on mining production, mineral exports and the country’s current account,” he warned.
The government – which took power in September in the country’s second coup in just eight months – granted a gold mining permit to Nordgold in December. Nordgold operates the Bissa and Bouly mines in the gold-rich West African country ...Mines ministry official Jean-Baptise Kabore said the mine aims to start production this year.
Cape Town — Burkina Faso did not award a mining permit to Nordgold just because it is a Russian company, its mines minister told Reuters on Sunday, rebuffing Western concerns that the ruling junta is seeking closer ties with Moscow...Mines ministry official Jean-Baptise Kabore said the mine aims to start production this year.
Ministry of Mineral Resources and Energy. • There will be particular focus on this ministry in your reshuffle from business and international investors ... • Given the distinct issues facing energy and mining, we recommend you consider again separating these two ministries (though below we also suggest some combinations of other ministries).