Fellowship Ministry Team
Vision: We enjoy creating and facilitating an atmosphere of genuine love, concern and healthy relationships with members, guests, regular visitors. We believe that our love for one another is our greatest testimony that Jesus is the Son of God and in us. (John 17:20-21) therefore, we strive to love everyone sacrificially.
Key words: hospitality, sacrificial love, iron sharpens iron, holding all things in common, meet and greet, family, host and hostess, out-going personalities, high-fives, handshakes, 'at-a-boys, encouragement, welcoming strangers, come in and make yourself at home, community, koinonia, home, spiritual home, relaxed, smiles
Key Scriptures: acts 2:42-45; do not cease loving one another. My house is to be a house of prayer for all nations; love thy neighbor as thyself;
Key Activities: Staff greeting and welcome centers, Fellowship meals, Bereavement Meal ministry, Cumberland visiting ministry, Assimilation strategies, Tracking guests and following up on them, Men’s Fellowship/Ministry, Women’s Fellowship/Ministry
Helpful Spiritual Gifts: Pastor, Helps, Hospitality, Service
The fellowship ministry is all about seeking and nurturing people to be committed disciples of Jesus Christ.
In one sentence: Our Fellowship Ministry focuses on developing the quality of relationships within our congregation promoting Christian love and genuine companionship that is attractive to the world and is our inheritance in Christ.