GOOD SHEPHERD Social Ministry
BAPTIST CHURCH Leader – Sis. Janie Brooks
AUXILIARY LIST A ministry that is designed to prepare meals and
offer hospitality for different auxiliaries upon
~ Announcement Committee: request for various outings and/or functions.
Leader – Sis. Alvenia Jones
A group of men and women dedicated to reading the ~ Sunday School:
weekly announcements to the congregation and giving Leader – Sis. Shirley Mosley
an encouraging word to start our week. Meeting times Tools used to enhance our studies in the Word
are every 4th Sunday at 1:30 pm. of God. Our primary goal is to possess the proper
words and scriptures to be able to effectively
~ Audio/Visual Department:
“Get the Word of God to the People”. Sunday
Leader – Bro. Bruce Keene A ministry of men and
school classes take place every Sunday from
women who are responsible for the video and audio
9:30 – 10:30 am.
recording of the Sunday worship service. They also
control the sound for the activities within the
~ Usher Board/ Jr. Usher Board:
Leader – Sis. Norma Taylor
Meetings: 2nd Tuesdays of the month at 6:30 pm.
~ Cleveland School of the Bible:
Leader – Deacon Jerome White
Jr. Usher Board Leader – Sis. Amanda Norfleet
A school established to equip Christians to serve
Meetings: 4th Saturday of the month at 12 noon.
effectively as pastors, bible teachers, missionaries and
Youth ages 8-16.
all who have a desire to learn more about the Bible.
Psalm 84:10 “For a day in thy courts is better than
Classes are held on Tuesdays from 7-9 pm
a thousand. I had rather be a door keeper in the
house of my God than to dwell in the tents of
~ Education Focus Committee:
Leader – Sis. Sherri Beedles
An organization established to provide support,
~ Well Spring Ministry:
direction and growth in three areas: Spiritual,
Leader – Sis. Geraldine Douglas
Educational and Cultural. Offers students a Christian
Christian stewards providing information on
perspective of encouragement and desire to excel in
health and wellness concerns while helping all
the career path of their choice, remembering to place
to understand the relationship between
God first. Meeting times are every 3rd Tuesday at 6:30
spiritual and physical well-being.
~ M.B.K. Men’s Fellowship -
~ Women’s Ministry:
Leader – Bro. John Pitts
Leader– Sis. Kathy Jackson
The purpose is to provide for the fellowship, unity and
All women of the church body are automatic
involvement of Men both in and outside of the local
members of this auxiliary. This ministry is
church, within our homes, with our families and within
designed to encourage women in their spiritual
the world in which we live. Our fellowship will help
walk through life. Attend conferences to
men become all that our GOD commands us to be,
enhance our knowledge on Christian affairs so
making full proof of our ministry. Meetings are held
that we are able to minister to others. Meeting
on the 2nd Friday of every month at 7 pm.
times are every 2nd Friday from 7-8:30 pm.
~ Nurses Guild:
~ Y.A.M. A Social Network.
Leader - Sis. Beryl Bufford
(Christians Young Adult Ministry)
A ministry of men and women with a desire to volunteer
Leaders - Minister Nathan Mosley
their services within the Lord’s church to aid and educate
Sis. Nicole Ellis, Sis Brittany Barron
the people in matters of health. “Beloved, I wish above
A ministry where young adults can grow in the Word
all things that thou mayest prosper and be in health, even
of God, and have some fun and fellowship without
as thy soul prospereth." III John 3. Meetings held 1st
taking on the negative lifestyles of this world.
Saturday of the month - 10:00 am.
~ Door To Door Ministry
Leaders – Bro. Eric & Sis. Lisa Moorer
~ AWANA Clubs: A ministry of men and women that walk door to door in the
Leader – Pastor Travis & Sharlyna McQueen community that speaks to the people in an effort to win
The AWANA is a weekly club program for young people. souls to Christ. Meet April through September on
Our prayer in Awana is that all children and youth throughout Saturdays at 11 am.
the world will come to know, love and serve the Lord Jesus
Christ. The AWANA clubs are designed for children ages 2 – ~ International Missions:
12 years old. Club meetings are on Thursday nights from Leader – Mother Rose Dykes
7:00-9:00 p.m. “Go ye therefore and teach all nations, baptizing them in the
name of the Father, and of the Son, and the Holy Ghost;
~ AWANA: (Junior Varsity & Varsity Clubs)
teaching them to observe all things whatsoever all things I
Junior Varsity clubs for 7th & 8th grade and Varsity clubs for
have commanded you. (Matthew 28:19-20)
teen’s 9th – 12th grade. Meeting on Tuesday nights from 7 – 9
pm. This Bible study is geared for young people who have a
~ Nursing Home Ministry:
hunger for God’s word. Designed for young people who are
Leader – Sis. Elizabeth Griffin
committed to at least 2 – 3 hours per week in reading and
A ministry designed to visit the sick and afflicted in their
reciting God’s Word.
homes and encourages them in the strength and power of
~ Children of the King Ministry: the Lord.
Leader – Bro. Pathon Swoope
For children ages 8 – 12 years of age. Children bible lessons ~ Mom’s In Touch:
take place each Sunday from 9:30 – 10:30am and during the Leader– Sis. Angela Kane
8:00am and 10:45am services. A group of Christian Mothers who meet for one hour each
week to pray for their children, the school, teachers and staff.
Psalms 138:3 “In the day when I cried thou answeredst me,
~ Nursery Ministry: and strengthenedst me with strength in my soul.” Meeting:
Leader – Sis. Consetta Johnson Thursday evenings from 7:00-8:30pm.
For children ages 6 weeks to 5 years old. Childcare and Bible
lesson is provided each Sunday during the Sunday School and ~ Prison Ministry:
our 10:45 am service. Leader – Bro. Jack Johnson
A ministry with the goal of getting the Word of to
Transportation Ministry: all people. We visit incarcerated men and women
Leader – Bro. David Malone with the intent of winning souls for Christ
~ Prayer Warriors:
Leader – Sis. Hazel Cotton
~ Youth Basketball Team: A dedicated group of people that have a calling
Leader – Corey Armstrong to collectively pray for and with those in need. Prayer is
A group of Christian young men age 12 – 18 years of age with
one of the most powerful tools that a Christian has in his or
a desire to serve the Lord and have recreation with other saints
her arsenal. Meeting times are the 4th Friday of each month
in the game of Basketball. The children are required to
at 7:00 pm.
participate in Bible Study and practice weekly on Mondays.
Games are held on Saturday afternoon.
~ Street Ministry:
Leader – Minister Kevin May
~Youth Spirit Squad / Cheer Squad: A ministry of men and women that have been called and
Leader – Sis. Nakia Saulters - Practice: Mondays commissioned to claim territory in the entire world in Jesus’
name make disciples and proclaim the Gospel.
~ The Hand That Rocks: (Teen Pregnancy Ministry) (Matthew 28:19)
Leaders – Sis. Carol Townsend & Sis. Sylvia Calhoun
The ministry proposes practical methods that support
self-awareness and positive behavior change
through interactive life skills sessions centered on the
Word of God for “first-time” pregnant teenage mothers
(Adult Choir, Male Chorus, Mighty Voices of Victory, New Birth Youth Ministries:
Praise & Worship Team, Women’s Day Choir, Teen Leader – Pastor William Pilkington Jr.
Choir, Teen Praise & Worship Team, Children’s Choir ~ Breakthrough – A mid-week Bible study,
and Faith) geared toward impacting the lives of teens
~ Adult Choir: through the Word of God.
Leader – Sis. Katherine Gilbert ~ Mime Ministry:
Psalm 34:1 – Our goal as mature adults is to get the word of Advisor: Sis. Karen Abercrombie
God to the people through our song ministry. Rehearsal: The use of non-verbal communication and
Tuesday from 6:00 – 7:30 pm. body movement through spiritual music and
dance to win souls for Christ.
~ Children’s Choir: Practice: Mondays from 6:30-8:00pm.
Leader: Sis. Donna Butler
A ministry of children from age 3 to 12 that have a desire to ~ New Birth Praise Team
proclaim the Lord’s praises in song. Rehearsal: 3rd & 4th
~ Teen Church 2nd Sunday of each month at
Saturday’s – 12 Noon. Minister in song on the 3rd and 5th
11:00 a.m. Educational Building – Fellowship Hall
Leader – Sis. Jacquie Gullatt ~ Greeters: Leader – Bro. Patrick Hopkins
A small ensemble of women that have come together to uplift ~ Partners in Christ: Leader– Sis. Sandra Tate
the name of the Lord in song. Rehearsal: Tuesday from 7:30 – ~ Prayer for Unsaved Mates:
9:00 pm. Leaders –
Deacon Jerry & Sharon Nevels
~ Male Chorus:
Leader – Bro. Stoney Lee ~ Summer Camp: Leader - Sis. Robin Hopkins
A ministry of men of all ages that come together to uplift the
name of the Lord in song. Rehearsal: Tuesday from 7:30 –
~ Mighty Voices of Victory:
Leader - Sis. Aundria Hawkins - Ford
I Corinthians 15:58 "Be Ye Steadfast unmoveable, always
abounding in the work of the Lord, for as much as ye know
that your labor is not in vain in the Lord.” Rehearsal: ~ VBS: Leader – Bro. Patrick Hopkins
Monday from 6:30 – 8:30 pm.
~ Teen Choir:
Leader – Sis. Aundria Hawkins - Ford Honorary Boards:
A unique but diverse group of young people that specialize in (By Pastoral leadership appointment only)
proclaiming the Word of God. Expressing themselves through
music helps them to connect to God in a way that cannot be ~ Good Shepherd Executive Board:
explained or understood in the natural eye. This generation is Leader – Walter L. Ratcliffe, Senior Pastor
built on music and if we are ever going to reach this ~ Christian Education Board:
generation, we will need to meet youth where they are. Leader – Minister Reiles Berry
Rehearsal: Saturdays 3:30pm.
~ Deacon’s Board:
~ Women’s Day Choir: Leader – Deacon Darrell Pugh
Leader – Sis. Katherine Gilbert ~ Marriage Ministry: (2B1)
A group of Christian Women that come together to bring Leaders –
praises to our Lord and King. We minister during the month Pastor Travis & Sharlyna McQueen Sr.
of November and during the Women’s Weekend. Bro. Eugene & Alvenia Jones
~ Mother’s Board:
Leader – Mother Maggie Jester