Ministry of Worship and Intercession
The Ministry of Worship and Intercession provides assistance to the Pastors in the development of meaningful, creative, and appropriate worship, prayer, and praise experience for the entire congregation. This ministry seeks to coordinate all aspects of worship in a unified and coherent fashion so that the worshiper is afforded the greatest possible opportunity of entering into the presence of God. In addition to planning services of intercessory prayer and special periods of church-wide prayer and fasting, this ministry also consults the Christian Calendar and selected African and African American observances in helping develop a thematic and seasonal approach to planning the church’s annual schedule of worship events.
The Audio Visual Ministry is responsible for providing sound to Covenant Baptist Church during each Sunday service as well as special events at the church. Our major activities include:
The ministry provides photographic services for numerous events including baptisms, right-hand-of-fellowship, African Heritage Day, Can Do Kids Service, Men’s and Women’s Day, Pastors and Church Anniversaries, Vacation Bible School, Ordination and Installation Services, and Community Outreach.
Like prayer, music and preaching, liturgical dance can be integrated into the worship service. The word Liturgical comes from the word “liturgy” which means a Eucharist rite or ritual. In its highest form, liturgical dance is like a silver thread woven into the fabric of worship. As a ministry, dance is most effectively used to illuminate the scripture by bringing to life the stories of the Bible, and to celebrate the holy days of the church.The mission of S.P.I.R.I.T. is to identify with those who feel called to the Dance Ministry of Covenant Baptist Church by providing education and training on the use of dance to glorify God in praise and worship. Our purpose is to: