This is where you’ll find information about all the awesome ministries available at McKowen Missionary Baptist Church. If you see this page and it hasn’t been updated, a gentle reminder to the church staff at McKowen Missionary Baptist Church is in order. Let them know you want to learn more about what is happening at McKowen Missionary Baptist Church and how you can get involved.
Deacon Ministry To assist the Pastor and the church in every necessary way. Assist the Pastor in administering the ordinance of baptism and the Lord’s Supper Manage the church’s charity fund and other benevolence resources Assist the Pastor in administering church discipline Assist the Pastor in pastoral obligations, such as visiting the sick and delinquent members Take over and affect any task necessary to relieve the Pastor of his major tasks (Acts … more
Deaconess Ministry To serve the people within the church fellowship. They cooperate with the Pastor and deacons in promoting the spiritual welfare of the church. Fulfill tasks regarding candidates for baptism and preparation of the elements of the Lord’s Supper Act jointly with other groups in preparing food for bereaved families Visit the sick and shut-in and care for the needy, especially the elderly Work in partnership with their … more
Trustees To care for the property of the church. They hold in trust for the membership the material possessions accruing to the church. It is to be understood that a Baptist church, being autonomous, holds title to all property which it purchases or which is donated to it. It is necessary and mandatory to empower representatives to hold property, to administer it, and to handle all legal and financial details relating to the property. Under the direction of the Pastor and deacons, … more
Mission To render service to the needy. Mission helps in the cultivating of Christian life through witnessing the Word to the lost world, study, worship, fellowship, and service at home and abroad.
Brotherhood To mobilize the men of the church for positive involvement in the comprehensive ministries of the church. Be totally involved in the witnessing ministry of the church Be effectively involved in the prayer ministry of the church Discharge Christian stewardship obligation and encourage other men of the church to do likewise Work to mentor and develop the boys of the church and in the community Serve as a reservoir from which other church organizations and … more
GLAM – Godly Ladies at McKowen Mission – to develop and strengthen God-honoring women through knowledge of His Word and deeper relationships with one another, and to share Jesus’ love through hands-on ministry teams. 1 Thessalonions 5:11 “Therefore encourage one another and build earch other up, just as in fact you are doing.” Vision – We are a group of Christian women who experience the Love of God through worship, Bible study, and application of His Word and … more
Senior Adult Ministry To minister to the Senior members of the church by providing access, information and guidance to social services in a spiritual environment for both members and the general public. To aid in self-motivation, self-help skills, health and nutrition information on a regular basis.
Christian Education Ministry To furnish leadership to the total church education program. This entails assisting church program leaders in planning, conducting, and evaluating a comprehensive ministry of Christian education in support of the church’s mission and objectives. Assist the church program leaders in planning, conducting, and evaluating a comprehensive program of Christian education Devise special educational and training projects such as camps, retreats, and … more
Community Education Ministry To bring about an awareness of social and economic issues that affect the body of Christ. Health screenings HIV/AIDS awareness Economic empowerment
Sunday School To nurture the believer and foster the growth of the church through teaching, evangelizing and equipping Saints with the Word of God. Mission: Go ye therefore, and teach all nations, baptizing them in the name of the Father, and of the Son, and of the Holy Ghost: Teaching them to observe all things whatsoever I have commanded you: and lo, I am with you always, even unto the end of the world. Amen Power Verses: John 3:16 Proverbs 3:5-6 Romans 8:28 Hebrews … more
Pastor’s Care Committed to inspiring the Pastor to attain high ideals of Christian Ministry assuring the Pastor has all he needs to minister to the body of Christ lifting the Pastor in daily prayer supporting the Pastor in witnessing the Word of God in church and in the community assuring the Pastor’s study area is well-kept and conducive for studying
Media Ministry To promote the spreading of the Gospel throughout all the world by way of audio and visual material.
Youth Ministry Children’s Church To teach our children the value of praise and worship on a level understandable to them through active participation in the worship service, Sunday School and Bible Study; to assure the children learn proper church etiquette, respect for themselves, others and God. Youth Choir To lift up the name of Jesus through song and to reach the heart and soul of all who assemble. Brothers of F.A.I.T.H. To give young men ages 9-18 years old spiritual … more
Youth Chorus To lift up the name of Jesus through song and to reach the heart and soul of all who assemble thereby empowering our Youth to become greater witnesses through song. Male Chorus To minister to the body of Christ through singing the written word of God thereby empowering men of God to become greater witnesses through song. Sanctuary Choir To minister to the body of Christ through singing the written word of God thereby empowering men and women of God to become … more
Senior Ushers To welcome and direct men and women into fellowship with other brothers and sister in Jesus Christ; to aid and assist anyone who may be in need of assistance or help while in the fellowship of the body of Christ; and to assist the body of Christ in promoting Christian love. Young Adult Ushers To motivate and inspire young adults to become doorkeepers in the house of God by helping to direct men and women into fellowship with Jesus Christ; to aid and assist anyone who may be … more
Healthy Temple Wellness Ministry To provide a Christian wellness program for families which will bring about a healthy lifestyle change. Goals: Bring families together in prayer and the study of God’s Word Teach healthy eating through God’s Word Teach improvement of health through exercise and God’s Word Teach maintenance of healthy lifestyles through God’s Word Healthy Temples is designed to help individuals and families obtain and maintain a … more