The Pilgrim Baptist Church Other Ministries serve in multiple capacities, giving of themselves and their talents. When the Lord calls us out of darkness into the light, He calls us to the work of the ministry. Like all other Pilgrim Baptist Church ministries, these ministries work tirelessly, doing his or her part in building the kingdom in this component of the mortal vineyard.
Audio / Video Ministry
The Audio / Video Ministry focuses on providing good sound to the Pilgrim Baptist Church congregation at any service held. The Ministry also tapes the worship service providing a tape, CD, or DVD to those who wish to purchase one.
The Culinary Ministry is comprised of members completely dedicated to the preparation and serving of food at Pilgrim Baptist Church. As a surrogate of the Culinary Ministry, the Super-Sixties Ministry was developed.
The Super-Sixties Ministry is primarily focused on senior citizens in the community and from other churches, however, anyone may participate. It serves as a time of fellowship through activities, dynamite Bible Study, exercise, and of course an "awesome" meal.
The Education Ministry of Pilgrim Baptist Church is comprised of those members seeking to help and encourage the youth of the church family to continue their education beyond high school. The Ministry provides information, stimulation, and leadership in developing a healthy attitude toward education to our youth. The Ministry's primary goal is to enrich the lives of the youth so that they might lift someone else.
The Sunday School Ministry is for all members and serves under the umbrella of the Education Ministry. In
Matthew 28:19-20, Jesus gave us a commission to go into all nations and teach all things that He had taught; and He promised He would be with us always. This Ministry serves as the apostle Paul told Timothy (and us) to
"Study to show thyself approved unto God, a workman that needeth not to be ashamed rightly dividing the word of truth". 2 Timothy 2:15
The Youth Department Ministry also serves under the umbrella of the Education Ministry. The Youth
Department serves to provide activities for the youth of the church family and to provide a nurturing environment to inspire youth to fellowship with one another.
The Homecoming Ministry of Pilgrim Baptist Church serves to organize the activities and worship service of the church's annual Homecoming service.
Marriage Enrichment Ministry
The Marriage Enrichment Ministry provides married couples of the Pilgrim Baptist Church family as well as external couples opportunities to learn how to rejuvenate, rekindle, and strengthen their relationships. It is an avenue through which couples are encouraged to deepen their commitment to each other and to God. "He who finds a wife (husband) finds a good thing and obtains favour of the Lord" Proverbs 18:22.
The Transportation Ministry of Pilgrim Baptist Church provides transportation to worship services at the church.
The Trustee Ministry of Pilgrim Baptist Church assists the Pastor, Diaconate Ministry, and all other Ministries in the financial activities of the church.
The Usher Ministries are the doorkeepers to the Pilgrim Baptist Church services. It is comprised of three separate ministries.
The Junior Usher's Ministry consists of youth who are ages 6 - 17 years of age.
The Nurses Ministry are nurses who assists those in medical need during worship service.
The Senior Usher's Ministry consists of those persons who are 18 years of age or older.
Pilgrim Baptist Church
1325 Barksdale RD
Newark, DE 19711
Rev. Dr. Lonnie E. Rector, Pastor
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