Men

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Men’s Ministry

Opportunities in Men’s Ministry

Join an ABC Men’s Small Group!  Please email or call the church office for placement options. Groups of men seeking discipleship meet all throughout the week (at times convenient for YOUR schedule) to discuss the Bible and fellowship.

Friday Mornings:  At 6:30 am, men from all over our community meet to discuss the Word of God over coffee!  Location: 1st Floor, Education Building at Amelia Baptist.

Vision & Charter

Purpose:  To glorify God and build His church by equipping men to:

  • Develop a strong, personal relationship with God
  • Master life’s challenges through the application of Biblical principles
  • Share their faith in Christ with others and
  • Provide spiritual leadership in their homes, our church and the community
  • Discipleship–Primary Goal
  • Fellowship–Primary Goal
  • Ministry–Secondary Goal
  • Evangelism–Secondary Goal
  • Worship–Limited Goal

Key Principles:  Based on Christ’s model for developing the disciples:

  • Develops the “Men’s Ministry in 3-D” concepts (Discovering who God is, Developing Who I am & Doing what God desires) to build spiritual unity and growth in our homes and in the church
  • Incorporates the five purposes of the Church (Worship, Evangelism, Discipleship, Ministry, and Fellowship)
  • Implements the individual and church growth process (progression from community, to crowd, congregation, committed, core) through the application of Seven Characteristics of the Growing Church (vision, process, teamwork, commitment, faith, encouragement and leadership)
  • Supports and benefits from existing church ministries and programs and helps identify the need for new ministry
  • Recognizes and develops individual leadership and SHAPE spiritual gifts, heart, abilities, personality & experience)  of men to support their growth and ministry
  • Meets life’s real needs through openness, practical application of   Biblical principles, personal support, and accountability.