Worship & Liturgy Ministries

Acolytes

The Acolytes is comprised of young people who perform ceremonial duties such as lighting altar candles. The Acolytes minister each Sunday and meet on the second Tuesday at 6:00 pm. To volunteer, please see Sister Melanie Dubose.

Worship Ministries

Flower Ministry

The Flower Ministry provides the church with appropriate flowers for Sunday Worship and other special occasions, and properly maintains all plants in the church facility. If you wish to place flowers on the altar in honor or memory of someone or for more information, please see Sister Ruthie Brown.

Music Ministry

The Music Ministry serves two functions:

  1. Enhances all aspects of worship and preserves our great African American religious musical heritage.
  2. Presents the gospel in music form in a manner that draws unbelievers and prompts Christians to praise, listen, examine, accept, serve, evangelize, give, and depend on Jesus.

Music Ministry

The ministry is led by Brother Julius Dicks and is comprised of:

Anointed Praise (Youth Choir)
For more information, please see Director Brian Williamson.

Gospel Choir (Traditional Gospel Choir)
For more information, please see Director Yvondria Thomas.

Men’s Choir 
For more information, please see Director Brian Williamson.

Praise Team (Small Contemporary Choir)
For more information, please see Minister of Music Dicks.

Voices of Praise (Contemporary Gospel Choir)
For more information, please see Minister of Music Dicks.

Stewardess

Stewardesses serve as special assistants to the Stewards in looking after the physical arrangements for the pulpit, the Lord’s Supper, Baptism, the sick, the poor, and more. The Stewardess Board meets on the Saturday before the first Sunday. For more information, please see Sister Donna Smith.

Senior Usher Board

The Senior Usher Board are adult ushers that demonstrate the personal qualities of Christ as evidenced by being cheerful and willing doorkeepers for Christ. The Usher Board promotes minimized distractions and facilitates orderliness during the worship experience. The Senior Usher Board meets the second Saturday at 10:00 am and serves the 1st, 2nd, 4th, and 5th Sunday. For more information or to join, please see Sister Finis Cuylear.

Gideon Security

Gideon Security properly secures the church building and parking lot, monitors and assists in emergencies, and provides safe guidance to members and friends visiting Baber. Gideon meets the fourth Tuesday of each month and serves each Sunday.  For more information, please see Brother Lorenza Jones.

Hospitality Ministry

Hospitality Ministry includes the greeters that meet new arrivals at the door of the church to welcome and assist them in finding their way around the church and make guest feel welcome. To join or for more information, please see Sister Linda Cloud.