Department of Educational Ministries

The mission of the Department of Educational Ministries is to nurture and extend the Christian community by the development of effective teaching ministries. 

Scripture:  And he gave some, apostles; and some, prophets; and some, evangelists; and some, pastors and teachers; For perfecting of the saints, for the work of the ministry, for the edifying of the body of Christ.   Ephesians 4:11-12

African American History and Culture
African American History and Culture is a teaching ministry with the moral responsibility of providing activities, events and information to increase awareness and enhance understanding of African American History and Culture in relationship to the role of Christians in a culturally diverse society.

Bible Study     
Bible Study provides the bible student with the knowledge of God's word; encouraging them to search the scripture for truth and God's will in our daily lives. It also enhances Christian growth through consistent study of the Holy Scriptures. 

Church School   
Church School is an educational ministry which responds to the biblical mandate to teach God's people. The mission is to help the congregation gain an understanding of the Bible, attain a personal knowledge of Jesus Christ, develop a sound Christian life and acquire a responsibility to the church, community and the world.
The mission of the Library Ministry known as The Information Resource and Media Center is to provide a variety of information resources that will enable members of the congregation to study and grow in the knowledge of our Lord and Savior Jesus Christ.  Through printed documents and the use of electronic media, the library will provide a collection of materials that will nurture the mind, enhance spiritual growth, and build up the body of Christ.

Missions Education  
Missions Education is a teaching ministry which instructs and encourages the congregation in its responsibility to respond to human need throughout the world with compassion, prayer and Christian service.
New Members Orientation & Assimilation
The New Members' Orientation Ministry nurtures and supports new members by conducting classes on Christian beliefs, Baptist practices and church membership. Also, a reception is planned to welcome new members and introduce them to the church ministries.

Parenting Ministry 

"Train up a child in the way that he should go, and when he is old, he will not depart from it."  ~Proverbs 22:6

Systematic Training for Effective Parenting is designed to empower parents to better meet the challenges of raising children.  STEP is an opportunity for parents to develop positive, well-balanced healthy children who are prepared to live independent, productive, and purposeful lives.

Vacation Bible School