Ministries

Dance Ministry

We are committed to worshiping and praising God in spirit and in truth through dance. We will strive to lead persons to Christ through dance and to encourage the body of Christ to remain committed to the Christian principles for abundant living. Psalms 149:3

Leader – Sis. Jocelyn Bryant – Danceministry@arkchurch.com

Christian Education Ministry

We are committed to teaching the word of God and how to apply the word of God in their everyday lives. To that end, our vision is that we all reach oneness in the faith and the knowledge of the Son of God (growing spiritually) to become mature believers…”
Scripture: Be diligent to present yourself approved to God, a worker who does not need to be ashamed, rightly dividing the word of truth. Second Timothy 2:15 (NKJV))

Leaders-Elders Trudy Leocadio and Pat Rowe.
christianeducation@arkchurch.com

Culinary Ministry

We are committed to reaching beyond the walls of the church and serving those in the community. The Culinary Ministry may be called upon to prepare, serve, and support the needs of other church ministry functions, upon request. Also reach out to prepare and serve for repast services. The Culinary ministry oversees the operation of the kitchen, including the use, cleanliness, and maintenance of all equipment. The Culinary Ministry is committed to preparing serving, and striving for excellence in providing service of the highest magnitude for God’s people.
 
“Be not forgetful to entertain strangers: for thereby some have entertained Angel’s unaware .”      Hebrews 13:2
 
Ministry Leader: Elnora V. Christian –
Ministry Email: culinary@arkchurch.com

Married Person Ministry

We are committed to empowering, educating and enabling married persons to love each other and build each other in the knowledge of trust, family and church.

Ecclesiastes 4:12; Psalms 85:10

Ministry meeting day – Every 3rd Thursday @ 7:00pm.

Ministry Leader: Celeste Cunningham and Robert Cunningham
Ministry Email: marriedpersons@arkchurch.com

Media Ministry

We are committed to providing excellent, efficient and professional service to Ark Church. To ensure the sound is clear, the levels are audible. Distribute and provide CD’s for the congregation and the kingdom at large.

Men's Ministry

We are committed to cultivating Christian fellowship among growing Christian brothers as well as strengthen their relationship with Christ through the study of the word, consistent praying, genuine worship and praise. We are also committed to mentoring our boys into responsible Christian men. Ezekiel 22:30.

Leader – Deacon Anthony Anderson

Missionary Ministry

We are committed to serve all of God’s people in the church, the community and abroad. We minister to the needs of people with the ultimate goal of winning souls for Christ. We believe that He (Christ) has no arms, no hands and no feet but ours.

Ministry Scripture: Matthew 25: 35-40

This ministry provides a clothes closet on the 1st Saturday and a food give away on the 3rd Saturday of each month from 10a.m. until 12 noon for both.

Ministry Leader: Sheila Harris –
Co- Leader: Carolyn Crosby
Ministry Email: missionary@arkchurch.com

Music Ministry

We are committed to minister under the Holy Spirit. Praising God in excellence through music. Our mission is to win souls for the building of God’s Kingdom in worship and praise through song.

Scripture: ”Speaking to one another in psalms and hymns and spiritual songs. Singing and making melody in your heart to the Lord. Giving Thanks always for all things to God the Father in the Name of our Lord Jesus Christ…” Ephesian 5:19-20 NKJV

Divine Voices of Praise: This group is comprised of singing units of the church ranging from ages 18 and up. This unit accompanies our Bishop and Congregation on outside engagements when requested and sings various types of music

Radical Praise: This group is comprised of Youth & Young Adults ranging from ages 13 to 25. this unit accompanies our Bishop and congregation on outside engagements when requested. Radical Praise specializes in contemporary gospel music.

Men of Ark: This group is comprised of all male singers of the church of all ages. They also accompany our Bishop and congregation on outside engagements when requested. The Men of Ark have a musical focus of traditional and contemporary gospel music.

Ark Angels: The Ark Angels is the youngest singing unit of Ark Church. They range in age from 4 to 12 years old. They are busy as little bees learning words, learning music, learning techniques and choir protocol. This prepares them for transitioning to the next choir in the Ark Church Music Ministry.

Celebration Choir: This group is comprised of committed people who serve during the homegoing celebrations at Ark Church. They come when called, they serve when needed and they volunteer when necessary!

Divine Purpose: This is a group selected by our Bishop and the Minister of Music for the purpose of leading the worship experience in Praise and Worship. In addition to their choir commitment to rehearsal, they meet at special times to prepare for this sacred part of the worship experience.

Minister of Music – Brother Marcus D. Smith –
music@arkchurch.com

Scholarship Ministry

We are committed to providing financial support and opportunities to graduating high school seniors, and existing college students desiring to further their academic development by attending an institution of higher learning.

Philippians 4:6 – Be careful for nothing; but in everything by prayer and supplication with thanksgiving let your request be make known unto God.

Romans 8:26 – Likewise the Spirit also helpeth our infirmities: for we know not what we should pray for as we ought: but the Spirit itself maketh intercession for us with groanings which cannot be uttered.

Ministry Leader: Marcus DeCosta
Ministry Email: scholarship@arkchurch.com

Silver & Gold Ministry

We are committed to creating meaningful fellowship among seniors within Ark Church. We will seek to provide resources and information for seniors on a continuous base to enhance the quality of life for seniors. We are determined to help each senior to understand that the last days should their best days. Ps 92:13-14

Singles Ministry

We are committed to using a holistic approach in developing single saints into spiritually mature and secure Christians. Our desire is to equip each single person within Ark Church with the confidence to represent Christ in Christian living for we are to be light in the midst of darkness. Colossians 2:10

Leader – Sis. Melissa Robinson

Usher's Ministry

We are committed to ensuring that all people are welcomed into the House of the Lord, regardless of race, creed or other differences. We welcome ALL with love, open arms and are here to be of service to meet the needs of church members. We strive to make sure that all feel the comfort of worship and fellowship among the people of God; and can freely flow with the Holy Spirit throughout worship experiences. We are “sergeants-at-arms” in His house–leading, serving, and keeping order on the floor.

Matthew 23:10-11 (NIV) – Nor are you to be called instructors, for you have one Instructor, the Messiah. 11 The greatest among you will be your servant.

Matthew 25:35 (NIV) – “…I was a stranger and you invited me in.”

Ministry Leader: Doris Johnson,
Co-Leader: Peggy Powell
Ministry Email: ushers@arkchurch.com

Visual Praise Deaf Ministry

We are committed to interpreting the word of God and songs through sign language in order to enhance the worship services for those who are deaf and hearing impaired.

Scripture: Isaiah 43:7-8

Ministry Leader: Valerie Walker
Ministry Email: visualpraise@arkchurch.com

Hospitality Ministry

“We are committed to serve our church family, friends and visitors in love, from the heart, cheerfully and respectfully.

Scripture: “Offer hospitality to one another without grumbling. As each one has received a gift, minister it to one another as good stewards of the manifold grace of God.” 1 Peter 4:9-10

Ministry Leader: Rita Scott –
Co- Leader Talya Shirley
Ministry Email: hospitatlity@arkchurch.com

Prayer Call

We have a Live Prayer and Meditative Word every morning at 6:30a.m. to 7:00a.m.