MINISTRIES



Deacons Ministry

The mission of this Ministry is to assist the Pastor in the spiritual oversight of all areas of the Church. We serve as special assistants to the Pastor, visit the sick, seek the wandering, reclaim the delinquent, comfort the feeble minded, encourage the faithful, watch over Gold’s heritage for good, defend the cause of Christ and be deficient in nothing if possible for the welfare of Zion. We oversee the Baptism and Communion Services.



OUR VISION & MISSION



Deaconess and Mothers Board Ministry’s Vision

The mission of the deaconess ministry is to work hand in hand with the pastor and deacons in the administration of the Lord’s Supper and Baptism, and to be available for counseling particularly to the female and children members of the congregation. Provide assistance to the needy, sick and homebound. We are to enhance the spiritual matters of the church, and to help foster peace, love and Christian Unity in the membership by witness and deportment.

Sheepfold Ministry
Purpose:
  • To encourage and edify church members.
  • To help church body become better Christians and members.
  • To help the Pastor “keep his hand on the pulse” of what is happening with the church and to know needs of the church body.
  • To promote unity within the church body.
  • To help the church body become more cohesive and cooperative.
  • To develop spiritual growth and maturity leading to a stronger commitment to the church and most importantly to Our Lord and Savior Jesus Christ.
  • To encourage church members to attend church services. (Bible study, Church school, afternoon services, Pastor’s preaching/teaching commitments.
  • To encourage church members to support the church both financially and spiritually.
Church School/ Christian Education/Ministry

Our mission is to organize and support educational programs and activities within North Baptist Church that help children and adults become more knowledgeable followers of Jesus. By the help of Almighty God, every boy, girl, man, and woman will learn and believe that if thou shalt confess with thy mouth the Lord Jesus, and shalt believe in thine heart that God hath raised him from the dead, thou shalt be saved. For with the heart man believeth unto righteousness; and with the mouth confession is made unto salvation. Romans 10:9- 10.

Missionaries Ministry

To minister the word of God throughout the community at nursing homes, the elderly, sick and shut-in and to everyone we encounter on a daily basis, informing them that God is alive and Jesus Christ saves those who turn to him for salvation.

USHER BOARD

The Usher Board is a ministry that serves as doorkeepers to the House of the Lord. Ushers greet and welcome members and visitors as they enter the church to worship and direct them to comfortable seats. They guard the doors during the service and aid the Pastor by helping to provide a spiritual dignity to the worship experience.

The Usher Board consists of:

  • Youth Ushers
  • Senior Ushers
  • Senior Women Ushers
  • Senior Men Ushers
Pastor’s Aide Ministry

The purpose of the Pastor’s Aid Ministry is to provide moral, spiritual and financial support to the Pastor and his family. Our mission is to lift the pastor up in prayer show sympathy let him know we realize the burdens he carries and lighten it as much as possible. We should support the pastor, praise his sermons and his acts of care for the membership how he humbles himself in serving God. We should teach others to refrain from gossip and not criticize the pastor. We remember the pastor and his family with gifts on birthdays and special occasions as another way of saying thanks and showing appreciation for their labors in ministry on behalf of our church.

Hospitality Ministry

Our purpose is to greet each person entering into the sanctuary with a smile, a hand shake and a hug. We want everyone to feel welcome and ready to hear the Word! We do not attempt to judge anyone based on who you are, where you’ve been or what you’ve done. We have a “come as you are“ attitude. We do not have a defined dress code. Everyone is Welcome!!!

Church Secretary/Assistant Church Clerk Ministry

The mission of this ministry is to fulfill the duties of secretary by keeping a complete and accessible record of all Church business, keep a complete and updated record of all members and a record of all marriages, funerals baptisms and blessing of babies. Record meeting minutes, write official letter for the church. Read, record and keep a record of all business of the church. We must tried to walk worthy of the vocation with lowliness and meekness and with longsuffering, endeavoring to keep the unity of the Spirit in the bond of peace as we perform office tasks, handle correspondence, and do clerical work.