MINISTRIES FOR CHILDREN AND YOUTH

Christian Education Ministry

The mission of this ministry is to develop Biblical and Christian curricula to meet the needs of the congregation and local community through Sunday Church School and Bible Institute platforms.
Sunday School
Requirement: Open to youth and adults
Meets: Sundays at 10:00 AM
Bible institute
Requirement: Open to youth and adults
Meets: Wednesdays at 7:00 PM
Higher Education
Provides information to persons seeking to further their knowledge at institutions of higher learning. This ministry also leads in activities that help to raise funds for scholarships.
Requirement: Open to youth and adults
Meets: Refer to calendar
Tutoring
Provides one-on-one academic and spiritual support to students of all ages in a
variety of subjects.
Requirement: Open to youth and adults
Meets: Refer to calendar

New Members Ministry

This ministry helps new members to understand their salvation, the teachings of Jesus, the structure and role of leadership within the PRBC, and its ministries. The ministry also teaches the importance of participating in Christian education and connecting with a ministry to cultivate spiritual growth.
Requirement: Open to youth and adults
Meets: 4th Saturdays at 9:00 AM

Fine Arts Ministry

Minister of Music
Administrator
These two positions serve the church by developing and implementing a well-rounded music program and supervising members and volunteers of the music staff and ministry.

Choirs

Ministers the Word of God through hymns, traditional, and contemporary songs.
Divine Purpose
Requirement: Ages 12 – 21
Meets: 1st and 2nd Saturdays at Noon
Unity
Requirement: Ages 21 and adults
Meets: Tuesdays at 7:00 PM
Kings Kids
Requirement: Ages 5 – 11
Meets: 1st and 2nd Saturdays at 11:00 AM
Voices of Pilgrim Rest
Requirement: Youth and adults
Meets: Refer to calendar

Drama Ministry

This ministry shares the message of Jesus Christ through dramatic productions with social consciousness.
Requirement: Youth and adults
Meets: Refer to calendar

Dance Ministry

This ministry offers praise and worship through liturgical dance.
Teens
Requirement: Ages 12 – 19
Meets: Saturdays at 9:30 AM
Children
Requirement: Ages: 4 – 11
Meets: Fridays at 6:30 PM

Youth Ministry

Serves the church and surrounding community through a comprehensive and expanding ministry for children and young adults.
God’s Girls
This ministry addresses the spiritual, physical and development needs of young girls through counseling, fellowships, outings, games, exploration, etc.
Requirement: Ages 5 – 11
Meets: Refer to calendar
Gideon Chosen
This ministry addresses the spiritual, physical and development needs of young boys through counseling, fellowships, outings, games, exploration, etc.
Requirement: Ages 5 – 11
Meets: Refer to calendar
Tweens
This ministry addresses the spiritual, physical and development needs of young boys and girls through counseling, fellowships, outings, games, exploration, etc.
Requirement: Ages 12-14
Teens
This ministry addresses the spiritual, physical and development needs of teen boys and girls through counseling, fellowships, outings, games, exploration, etc.
Requirement: Ages 15 – 18
Meets: Refer to calendar
Young Adults
This ministry addresses the spiritual, physical and development needs of young adults through counseling, fellowship, outings, etc.
Requirement: Ages 19 – 25
Meets: Refer to calendar

Adoption/Foster Care

This Ministry provides an effective network of support for families who have or who are considering expanding their family through adoption or foster care.
Requirement: Youth and adults
Meets: Refer to calendar

Beautification

This ministry assists with maintaining appearance of the sanctuary and for orchestrating seasonal decorations.
Requirement: Youth and adults
Meets: 1st Thursdays at 7:00 PM

Concierge

This ministry helps to ensure a welcoming atmosphere by greeting worshippers as they enter the church. They also collaborate with the New Members ministry to provide church-wide tours during new members orientation.
Requirement: Youth and adults
Meets: 4th Saturdays at 10:00 AM

Courtesy

This ministry is responsible for providing the general welcome to visitors during Sunday morning services and other church services.
Requirement: Youth and adults
Meets: Refer to calendar

Evangelism

This ministry serves the mission of the church by developing, coordinating and administering effective and comprehensive evangelism and outreach efforts.
Requirement: Youth and adults
Meets: 2nd Saturdays at 10:00 AM

Health

This ministry seeks to educate members about their overall health by providing activities, information and resources that address physical fitness and healthy lifestyle.
Requirement: Youth and adults
Meets: 2nd Saturdays at 10:00 AM

International Outreach

This ministry seeks to educate the home-front about the need for and impact of foreign missions. They also develop and coordinate comprehensive programming to the support foreign countries.
Requirement: Youth and adults
Meets: Refer to calendar

Technology Ministry

This ministry is responsible for maintaining the network and all peripheral equipment, and software media.
Requirement: Youth and adults
Meets: Refer to calendar

Missionary

This ministry provides assistance and care to members of the church, local and national communities through such activities as ministering to individuals who are confined to homes, hospitals, jails, and nursing homes.
Requirement: Youth and adults
Meets: 3rd Saturdays at 10:30 AM

Parking/Security

This ministry’s objective is to assist worshippers with parking and to provide security for the building and grounds during church activities.
Requirement: age 21 and up
Meets: Refer to calendar

Ushers

Serves as doorkeepers during church services, greets all who enter the church sanctuary, distributes bulletins, assists worshippers with seating, guides the congregation during the offering period.
Requirement: Youth and adults
Meets: 3rd Saturdays at 9:00 AM

Outreach

Meals on Wheels
Part of the Far Northeast Meals on Wheels Program
Requirement: Available during week day
Meets: Weekly delivery of meals to far northeast residents (Thursdays)

Feeding Ministry
PRBC is a member of a community of churches participating in a feeding consortium in Ward 7’s Far Northeast quadrant. The purpose of this ministry is to prepare and feed individuals a nutritious dinner all year long.
Requirement: Availability to serve during day and early evening hours
Meets: Monday – Friday during the months of April and September