“And David came to Saul, and stood before him: and he loved him greatly; and he became his armorbearer.” – 1 Samuel 16:21
The adjutant ministry is a ministry of servitude. An adjutant has no expectation of personal recognition, praise, or honor. The reward of the adjutant is that of ensuring that the leaders are appropriately situated and cared for. Having knowledge that the leaders have been sanctified in the eyes of the people is the greatest praise that an adjutant can receive. The adjutant has the heart of a servant and often serves without any type of remuneration. The adjutancy is also a ministry of protocol. Protocol is defined as the system of rules and acceptable behavior used at official ceremonies and occasions or a code of ceremonial forms and courtesies accepted as proper and correct in official dealing.
“Let all things be done for edification.” – 1 Corinthians 14:26
“If anyone serves, he should do it with the strength God provides so that in all things God may be praised through Jesus Christ.” – 1 Peter 4:11
The appearance and care of our buildings and grounds is a declaration of our love for God. Our well cared for facilities communicate to our members and visitors that we are giving God our best in every area of our lives. The mission of the custodial ministry if to serve God through maintaining order and cleanliness in His house.
“For even the Son of Man did not come to be served, but to serve, and to give His life a ransom for many. ” – Mark 10:45
The Deacon’s Ministry is appointed by the Chief Apostle and is designed to meet the spiritual, emotional, and operational needs of the church as empowered through the gifts of the Holy Spirit. The duties and responsibilities of a Deacon include (1) Faithful attendance of all church activities and services for the week; and (2) Faithfully praying throughout the week for the Church, her ministries, our Apostle, staff and individual members.
“Is any sick among you? Let him call for the elders of the church, and let them pray over him, anointing him with oil in the name of the Lord” – James 5:14
Elders lead and serve the entire church in the ministries of Word, Sacrament, Order, and Service. The duties of the elders include: (1) Helping to settle disputes in the church; (2) Praying for the sick; (3) Watching out for the church in humility; (4) Watching out for the spiritual life of the flock; and (5) Spending their time in prayer and studying the Word.
The mission of the Finance Ministry is to ensure that the basic and necessary efforts and ministries are adequately funded so that the mission and vision of the church operates effectively.
Kingdom Development Ministry
The Kingdom Development Ministry provides biblical teaching and instruction every Sunday morning at 9:30 a.m., and is available to all ages. The purpose of the Kingdom Development Ministry is to:
- Reach the lost at any cost through the spreading of the gospel of our Lord and Savior Jesus Christ;
- Teach the life-changing truths and principles of God’s Word that will prepare us for kingdom living;
- Encourage children, youth, and adults to enroll and faithfully participate in Kingdom Development classes; and
- Minister to one another by praying for one another and loving one another just as Jesus loves us.