First Baptist Jamestown
Thursday, April 24, 2014
A Church Following Jesus, The Lord of Glory
Sunday School: is the primary ministry of our church. Its function is to change lives for Christ by evangelizing the lost and discipling those who respond to the Gospel through the Sunday School classes.
Music: (Adult and Children Choirs) Help promote and encourage spiritual praise through music reflects the beliefs of the First Baptist Church of Jamestown. Provide music for church events.
Prayer Room Ministry: Addresses concerns of individuals and situations that touch the church by providing a place where these concerns can be brought before the Lord in prayer on a daily basis. Ministry personel make personal contact with persons in need by phone calls and cards/letters.
Women's Missionary Union: WMU is the mission education, mission action and mission support organization for all women, young women, girls and preschool children of the church. Its tasks are to promote mission work, engage in mission action, to support missions through prayer and monetary means and to provide and interpret information regarding the work of the church and denomination.
Men's Ministry: The Brotherhood is the mission education, mission action and mission support organization for all men, young men and boys of the church. Its tasks are to promote mission work, engage in mission action, to support missions through prayer and monetary means and to provide and interpret information regarding the work of the church and denomination.
Judgement House: An annual evangelist outreach project in which the need for salvation is presented in the form of a walk-through drama. Each drama theme centers around a serious situation in which persons involved choose unbelief or salvation and are then presented with the consequences of their choices.
Discipleship: Tasks are to train church members in the performance of church functions, to train church leaders, to orient new church members, to teach Christian theology and ethics, to teach church church history, policy and organization and to provide and interpret information regarding the work of the First Baptist Church of Jamestown, its parent association (RBA) and denomination.
Broadcast Ministry: Operate sound and video projection equipment during church events. Recording and producing broadcast programs for airing over cable channel and radio.
G.A.P. (GOD ANSWERS PRAYERS): A one week summer youth work camp. Purpose is to provide youth with an opportunity to serve the community and to grow in their faith by assisting needy families with home improvement projects.
Kitchen: Prepare meals for church events.
Operation Chirstmas Child: OCC is an outreach program of the Samaritan's Purse Organization that provides a unique opportunity to share Christ with children worldwide. Simple boxes are filled with items that convey one simple message: God loves all the children of the world. Persons are needed to provide shoe box items and to work during collection week in November.
Homebound Ministry: Ministers to the needs of the homebound population of the church family through regular Bible study and prayer visits. Provides whatever assistance is needed to keep homebound members in touch with the church and family and with the Lord.