Leadership

Members of the Executive Committee of the Tanzania Assemblies of God (TAG). The Arch-Bishop  Rev. Dr. Barnabas Mtokambali (centre), the Vice Arch-Bishop Rev. Dr. Magnus Muhiche (left), with the Secreatry General  Rev Ron Swai (right)

 

 

LEADERSHIP

The hierarchical leadership of The Tanzania Assemblies of God is as follows:

 

THE BOARD OF TRUSTEES

Board of Trustees comprises of: The Arch-Bishop, Vice Arch-Bishop, General Secretary, and two members elected by the General Council. This Board is designated as “The Registered Trustees of the Tanzania Assemblies of God”.

 

THE EXECUTIVE COMMITTEE OF THE GENERAL COUNCIL

The Executive Committee is made up of: The Arch-Bishop, Vice Arch-Bishop, and General Secretary/Treasurer. Their tenure is four years with a possibility of re-election.

GENERAL COUNCIL

The General Council comprises of: Leaders of the Executive Committee, District Bishops, The Chair of The Assemblies of God Missionaries, two members elected by the Executive Committee. Their tenure is also four years.

 

THE PRESBYTERS COUNCIL

The Presbyters Council comprises of: The Executive Committee, District Committees, Sectional Presbyters, National Departmental Directors, All Missionaries serving in The Tanzania Assemblies of God, and Principals of all Bible Colleges of The Tanzania Assemblies of God.

DISTRICT COUNCILS

The District Committee is made up of: All Pastors in the respective Districts having certificates recognized by The Tanzania Assemblies of God, District Head Departments, Tanzania Assemblies of God Missionaries residing in the respective Districts.

As of June 2015, The Tanzania Assemblies of God has 33 Districts.

 

SECTION COUNCILS

For good governance and administration, each District will be divided into Sections. Each Section will elect their own Presbyter, Vice-Presbyter, and Secretary/Treasurer.         

The Section Council comprises of all Ministers having certificates recognized by The Assemblies of God and Heads of Departments of the respective Section.

As of June 2015, The Tanzania Assemblies of God has 320 Sections.

 

LOCAL CHURCHES

Local churches are the Congregations that are in agreement of faith and the doctrine of The Tanzania Assemblies of God, who assemble on regular basis under one leadership of one Minister recognized by the District Council. These churches will have conditions for membership that will be set by the General Council of the Tanzania Assemblies of God.