Acts 1:8 Missions
"But you will receive power when the Holy Spirit comes on you; and you will be my witnesses in Jerusalem, and in all Judea and Samaria, and to the ends of the earth.” - Acts 1:8 NIV
We partner with the following ministries in our community; Coosa River Baptist Association Raceway Ministries, Samaritan House Ministry, Truth Recovery Ministry, Coosa Valley Resources for Women (Sav-a-Life)
We partner with the following ministries in our state; Lovelady Center, Birmingham, AL; AL Veteran's Home, Pell City, AL; Alabama Baptist Disaster Relief Ministries
Our 2015 partnerships across North America are; World Changers, Owensboro, KY; Unity Baptist Church, Blaine, KY; Alabama Baptist Disaster Relief Ministries; Gifts to the Annie Armstrong Easter Offering for North American Missions
ENDS OF THE EARTH MINISTRIES
Our 2015 partnerships extend around the world; Children's Hope, Jakmel Haiti; Alabama Baptist Disaster Relief Ministries; Gifts to the Lottie Moon Christmas Offering for International Missions
OUR MISSION ORGANIZATIONS...
Woman's Missionary Union (WMU)
WMU offers organizations and approaches, as well as ministries, that enable every member of the church to learn about missions, become involved in missions, and live a missional lifestyle. Through the organizations and approaches, adults, students, children, and preschoolers learn about the work and needs of missionaries. There are opportunities to participate personally in missions projects as well as develop a missions lifestyle—something for everyone.
WOMEN ON MISSIONS (WOM)
WOM is an opportunity for women to understand and be involved in missions around the world. WOM meets the first Tuesday of each month at 10:00 a.m.
Mission Friends is for ages 3-5 and is the first step in learning about missions. It provides the building blocks of faith and a basic awareness of God's love for all people.
GIRLS IN ACTION (G.A.’s)
G.A.'s is for girls in grades 1-6 . Girls learn about missions and participate in mission activities. The GA watchword "Arise, shine, for thy light is come" (Isa. 60:1) The first GA hymn was "We've a Story to Tell." The GA Star Ideals are abiding in Him through prayer, advancing in wisdom by Bible study, Acknowledging my stewardship, adorning myself with good works, and accepting the challenge of the Great Commission.
MEN ON MISSION
We have an active group of men of all ages and skills. The main goal is to serve the community in our area. Not only offering assistance to church members but anyone that may need help in our community. Men on Missions meets the first Sunday of each month at 7a.m. Breakfast is provided.
ROYAL AMBASSADORS (R.A.’s)
R.A.'s is for boys grades 1 -6. They learn about missions and do mission projects throughout the year. The R.A. motto, “We are ambassadors for Christ” not only gives the organization its name but also gives the boys and leaders a lifestyle goal.
YOUTH ON MISSION (Grades 7-12)
Teens in grades 7-12 gather each week to study how they can be actively involved in missions. Opportunities are given for each person to be physically being on mission with Christ through a variety of ministries.