seven fold ministries
The mission of the Worship Ministry is to provide a vibrant worship under the leading of the Holy Spirit that allows us to praise God through prayer, the reading of scripture, personal testimonies, corporate singing, and the proclamation of God’s Word made relevant for our present situation.
The mission of the Christian Education Ministry is to provide a strong program of Christian Education that will reveal how God has been active in our history, the relevance of the Word of God for our present situation, and how God is calling us to live faithfully in the present. The focus of this ministry will be Bible studies, African-American heritage studies, prayer, and fellowship which will lead persons to Jesus Christ and move the body toward a more mature and fulfilled Christian life.
The mission of the Outreach Ministry is to evangelize the communities of Fairfield, Whitcomb, and Creighton Courts to the end that persons will be saved and added to the church; and to the end that the community will be strengthened spiritually, economically, educationally, and socially.
The mission of the Administration Ministry is to provide for the effective and efficient daily operation of church business and to provide a safe and clean building that is conducive to the ministries of the church.
The mission of the Fellowship Ministry is to provide opportunities for fellowship, encouragement, and celebration among the congregation and to provide Christian hospitality to our guests and to one another.
The mission of the Discipleship Ministry is to provide for the development and growth of all members through shared experiences that are centered in the Word of God to the end that they become active disciples and are nurtured in the faith. The goal of this ministry is to move every member from membership to discipleship.
The mission of the Community Development Ministry is to empower the African American community by providing ministries that enhance life within the community. In addition, The ministry of community development seeks to share essential information and to provide needed services and training to residents of the community.The services and information provided are designed to effectively communicate the message of salvation through evangelism, social action, economic development, and justice.
~Movement Ministries (Mime Ministry, Praise Dance Ministry)
~ Media Ministry
Christian Education Ministries:
~Parent Education Resource Ministry
- Youth Council
- Rites of Passage Program
- Scouting Program
~HOPE Prison Ministry
~HIV/AIDS Outreach Ministry
~Administrative Staff/ Volunteers
- Church Clerk
- Church Secretary
- Membership Clerk
- Finance Ministry
- Financial Secretary
- Counting Team Coordinator
- Information Technology Ministry
- Buildings and Grounds Ministry
- Building Superintendent
~Public Relations Ministry
- Vision Newsletter
- Marketing Ministry
~Special Events Ministry
~Disciple Development Ministry
- Discipleship Training Ministry
- Member Placement Ministry
~Shared Lifestyle Ministries
- Men’s Ministry
- Women’s Ministry
- Married Couples Ministry
- Singles Ministry
~Spiritual Development Ministry
- Grief Ministry
- Lenten Journey
Community Development Ministries:
~C.I.D., Inc (Community Inc Development)
~Education Advocacy Program
~R.I.S.E. Women’s Empowerment Group