American Baptist Women’s Ministries
These Circle are:
Ona Eggleston Circle which meets the 1st Tuesday of every month at either noon or 6:00 pm. The time is always posted in advance. We either meet in homes or at the church whichever the hostess prefers. Our program consists of a devotional, Love Gift, and the main program.
Viergie West/Rachel West Circle meets at the church on the 2nd Tuesday of every month at 10:00 am.
Our circles have several projects including:
- Camp Happy Valley
- Remember shut-ins with gifts, cards, and visits
- Scholarship girls
- White Cross quotas
- Sunshine baskets
- Bible reading program
- Quarters for Weirton Christian Center
- Christmas baskets Quilts for missionaries and the needy
- Adopt a needy family at Christmas
- Love Gift fund
- State projects
- National projects
Any lady who wants to join either of these circles is welcome.
For more information contact Mary Lou Oxley
American Baptist Men’s Ministry
Approved Workman Are Not Ashamed (2 Timothy 2:15)
This program focuses on bible memorization (Psalm 119:11).
Leaders are needed to teach, listen to, and assist the children in completing their responsibilites. Training for AWANA leaders is available and strongly encouraged. AWANA leaders serve from 6:45 pm to 8:15 pm on Wednesday nights during the school year. Contact person Sandi Payne.
Children’s Library Ministry
For mor information contact Sally Blackburn
Community Food Pantry
For more information contact Pastor David.
If interested contact Mark Miller.
To participate in this ministry contact Associate Pastor David White.
Home Department Ministry
To ger involved in this ministry contact Vicki Arvidson.
Kids on Missions
For more information contact Sarah Brown.
Parking Lot Ministry
If interested contatct Rick Dudis, or Associate Pastor David White.
Prayer Chain Ministry
To join this group, contact Mary Alice Edwards.
Resource Center (Adult Library) Ministry
For more information on our library contact Melissa Crawford, 757-0023
The purpose of this ministry is to coordinate all sound and technical support for worship services and events. All services are recorded and duplication for distribution to church members is available.
If interested in this ministry contact Jeff Blackburn.
“I will praise thee; for I am fearfully and wonderfully made: marvelous are they works; and that my soul knoweth right well.” Psalm 139:14
Woman’s Choice, making a choice for life, is a ministry Mt. Vernon Baptist Church supports. When giving to the ministry, designate Woman’s Choice. To become involved or to be a prayer warrior, contact us below.
Also, if you would like to answer His call for belonging to this ministry at Mt. Vernon, please contact Deb Lemmerman, to be His voice for life at email@example.com
421 Virginia Street (@ 5 corners)
PO Box 11687
Charleston, WV 25339
Ton contact the center – WomChc4life@aol.com
For post abortion questions – PASLifeline@aol.com
Our Sunday School Program, which begins at 9:45 every Sunday morning, is divided into three divisions. The divisions available are adult, children, and youth.
I. The adult department classes are:
Philathea – All ladies
Win One – All ladies
Friendship – Men and Women
Upper Room – Men and Women
Men’s Bible – All Men
Sam’s (Single’s class) – Men and Women
Sanctuary – Men and Women
College and Career – Men and Women
The Discovery Class (See Discipleship Ministry)
II. The Children’s Department is divided into seven divisions:
Nursery – Birth up to two years
Ages 2?s and 3?s
Ages 4?s and 5?s
1st and 2nd grade
3rd, 4th, and 5th grade boys
3rd, 4th, and 5th grade girls
III. The Youth Department is divided into two sections:
The Middle School classes are offered to boys and girls in the sixth through eighth grade.
The High School classes are available to boys and girls in the nighth through twelfth grade.
We have Children’s Church during the 11:00 am worship hour every Sunday. This ministry is for boys and girls in Kindergarten through the fifth grade.
Transportation and Van Minitsry
This ministry’s goal is to provide safe, dependable transportation support to any church sponsored trip or outing. This could also, but not necessarily, include being available for providing transportation assistance for those wishing to attend worship services who otherwise would be unable to do so.
If interested in participating in this ministry contact
Ushers minister through creating a positive impression by providing a warm friendly atmosphere to worshipers, assist in seating arrangements and help in making sure the services run smoothly. In addition, each Usher will serve in receiving the offerings and remain available to provide assistance, when necessary, during and after the worship service.
To participate contact Jeff Blackburn.
Vacation Bible School
This Deacon led church-wide outreach ministry focuses on contacting all visitors to our church from the previous month. Participants are teamed together for visitation and commit to one night a month. Other types of follow up might include letter writing and phone calls.
For information contact Mark Miller.
This goal of this ministry is to Build and Maintain the Church’s presence on the internet.
If you would like to provide content such as news, information, and pictures to the church website please contact Cory Brown via e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org
Worship and Music Ministry
Musicians – We are always looking for people who play an instrument and would like to participate in worship service and Praise Band Activities.
Adult Choir – We need people who would like to join us in singing praises to God during the 11am worship service and during special holidays. We practice after the Sunday evening service at 7:15pm on the gym stage.
Kids Choir – Voices and helpers are needed to participate in this fun ministry. The Kids Choir practices during a portion of Children’s Church during the 11am worship service.
Groups and Solos – Do you enjoy singing solos or do you sing with a group? We need you to participate in worship services.
Our youth ministry for teens, grade 6-12, exists to seek, discover, establish, and grow relationships with all students, showing the love of God and a servants’ heart by offering a safe and welcoming family environment.
Our 5 Purposes to Achieve Our Purpose
- Care – Fellowship
- Reach – Evangelism
- Offer – Worship
- Share – Discipleship
- Service – Ministry
“For we are his workmanship, created in Christ Jesus unto good works, which God hath before ordained that we should walk in them.” Ephesians 2:10 (KJV)