Campus Ministry is a church-based, college student focused program that reaches out with the historic Christian truths to students, seeking to answer the questions college students have, instill community, and give guidance where it is needed.
The Children’s ministry is responsible for the spiritual growth and edification of all children ages three to nine. This is accomplished through weekly Children’s church services and special events that showcase our children. The Children’s ministry staff does not teach them to imitate adults, but rather the principles and importance of living a holy and sanctified life by accepting Jesus at an early age.
Evangelism is a vital ministry in the church. It involves several key actions, including telling the Good News, announcing the kingdom (reign) of God, and bearing witness of the word of God. This ministry also equips, educates and encourages the believers for personal evangelism. In addition, it facilitates believers contact with nonbelievers for the purpose of bringing them to Jesus Christ. Furthermore, to identify challenge, harness gifted and impassioned evangelists so they can work strategically through the church’s existing ministries. “Go yee into the entire world and preach the gospel to every creature, he that believeth and is baptized shall be saved, and he that believeth not shall be damned.” [Mark 16:15].
Joyful Mothers of Children
Joyful Mothers of Children is a ministry dedicated to women looking unto God for the fruit of the womb. Meetings are held monthly or as directed by the Holy Spirit to pray and intercede for them.
Men of Valor
The men’s ministry exists to inspire, equip, and mobilize men for vital, passionate, Christ-centered living. Their main objective is to lead by example. The ministry also builds up the body of Christ through activities that create fellowship, build moral character, promote accountability, and develop lasting relationships and Christ-entered families. “As iron sharpens iron, so one man sharpens another” [Proverbs 27:17]. Enrollment in the men’s ministry is automatic for every man above age 21. This department also hosts an annual retreat and other functions to encourage brotherhood and unity.
The Choir leads praise and worship activities during the various individual services while also singing special selections. The Choir also visits other churches/ministries upon invitation and participates in outside events (e.g., parades, weddings, etc.).
The Nursery department is responsible for attending to all children from newborn to 2 years of age during service times. The staff consists of caring, patient individuals who carefully watch infants so parents can enjoy service without distraction.
The Performing Arts/Drama ministry exposes the congregation and visitors to the arts with theatrical productions, illustrated sermons, vignettes, as well as dance. This department also trains members in all aspects of the arts (i.e., acting, costumes, make-up, etc.). Young men, women and adults engage in live drama, theatre and storytelling of the gospel of Jesus Christ. This ministry expresses God’s truth in an imaginative and powerful way. “Each one should use whatever gift he has received to serve others, faithfully administering God’s grace in its various forms.” [1st Peter 4:10].
Connecting people to Christ through prayer. This ministry affirms that the power of prayer works, and we must have the faith to believe that God will work through prayer. The ministry also encourages people to pray and fast in order to see strongholds destroyed. In addition, it aspires to establish a foundation through the word of God, which will address the needs of God’s people. “If my people, which are called by my name, shall humble themselves, pray ad seek my face, and turn from their wicked ways; then will I hear from heaven, and will forgive their sin, and will health their land.” [2nd Chronicles 7:14].
Women of Vision
This ministry promotes spiritual growth and maturity in women, reflecting GLCM’s belief in the authority of God’s word and preeminence of Jesus Christ as Savior and Lord. Their main objective is to lead by example. Women are equipped with life opportunities for personal growth, believing that every woman is valued as a role model of biblical truth to her family, her work, her church, and her community. In addition, women are engaged in fruitful and fulfilling service. Every woman is gifted by God and should have the opportunity to develop that gift. Enrollment in the women’s ministry is automatic for every woman above age 21. This department also hosts an annual retreat and other functions to encourage sisterhood and unity.