Stewardship & Mission
We are a mission–oriented church taking seriously the great commission of our Lord Jesus Christ in Matt. 28:19-20 to evangelize and make disciples of all nations. This ministry serves the homeless, residents of nursing homes and shelters, and the community at large through its monthly feeding program and clothing distribution.
Wilburn and Elanor Thomas
Mentoring & Small Groups
As the Church expands, it’s the goal of the Small Group Ministry to not allow members to get lost in expansion. Small Group ministry is a time of fellowship and fun for all who wants to be a part. Meetings are held twice a month, where prepared questions from sermons are discussed In the meetings.
Rev. Dr. Sharon Downer
This ministry provides transportation for the church body. More consistently, it provides pick-up services for Sunday School students and also for the Seniors on Sundays
Deacon Thomas Kidd
Black History Committee
Ministry seeks to enlighten our community about the history, challenges, and victories of peoples of the African Diaspora. Through drama and other media, we present our relationship with God across the African Diaspora and throughout our journey as a people. We seek to provide opportunities through dance, song, music, spoken word and visual imagery that causes one to reflect, hope, and persevere
Rev. Norma Williams
We exist to use this ministry as a vehicle to enhance the delivery of God’s word. Our goal is to communicate the Pastor’s vision both externally and internally via various channels i.e. Social Media, Internet and the preached word. We pray that Lenox Road Baptist Church will be known for its ability to communicate in a simple, timely, accurate and efficient manner while making disciples.
Communion & Baptism
This committee prepares the elements for Holy Communion and assists in the preparation of the candidates for baptism.
The purpose of this ministry is to provide first aid during worship, to make prompt decisions in crisis, to protect any person in a health emergency on the church’s premises, and to protect the church from liability. This ministry seeks to educate the congregation and the community on the use of the health care delivery system through health fairs and seminars. The ministry regularly sponsors blood drives and blood pressure screening.
KIDS Church ministry seeks to provide an alternative worship experience for children (grades 1 through 5) during the regular worship service.
There is indeed a crisis regarding the absence of strong male leadership in the black church. As a result, the Men’s Ministry seeks to strengthen the spiritual life of its members, to teach the rudiments of Christian manhood, how, to take responsibility for their actions and to develop their leadership skills. This ministry helps those who are struggling and hurting by providing emotional support and care. It provides guidance for the younger men, especially those without fathers to model their lives after.
The purpose of this ministry is to provide a wholesome environment where the issues concerning marriages can be positively addressed such as ethics, morality, interpersonal communication etc. These programs are geared to provide individuals and couples with wholesome interaction with others both inside and outside of the church.
Barrington & Tracey Foster
Then Nursery ministry seeks to provide a safe, comfortable environment for the infants, toddlers and parents of our Church. We have a diverse play area, educational center and various crafts are made each month. Also, the infant’s parents are able to view the church service while sitting in the nursery.
The purpose of the Praise and Worship Team is to lead God’s people in praise and worship through welcoming and ushering in His Holy Spirit. We want to magnify and exalt the Lord in our hearts. When worshippers are drawn into God’s presence, they speak to Him, and listen to Him. We rejoice when our mission has been accomplished.
Minister Carlyle Johnson
The Prayer Ministry is open to men and women; if you feel led by the spirit, feel free to join us. We read God’s word, have open discussion about the scripture, where we learn and grow spiritually together. We are in constant prayer for our Pastor and his family, the ministerial team, all ministry leaders, congregation, visitors, worship services and the finances for the building. We pray for our President and his family, the economy, members of the Armed Forces, world peace, our youths and the community.
It is the goal of this ministry to play an active role in the lives of our college students. An integral part of this ministry’s mission is to inform the church of the needs of our students and to assist with financial management through special events and pledges.
This ministry focuses on the needs of those adults 62 years and over. It deals with issues concerning retirement, finances, health and health care coverage, loneliness, mobility, sickness, and widowhood.
The purpose of this ministry is to provide a wholesome environment where the issues concerning Young Adults ages 18-30 can be positively addressed such as career, ethics, morality, interpersonal communication etc.
The goal of this ministry, as part of the church’s outreach mission, is to provide its members and surrounding community with information and assistance on various important issues, such as health concerns, housing, financial planning, employment, entrepreneurship and business development, etc.
Sports & Security
The Sports Ministry program is used as an evangelistic tool used to teach Christian values and to win young people to Christ. It encompasses basketball, netball, volleyball, exercise program and other recreational activities.
Sunday School Superintendent
Our Sunday School is a scripture-based program that provides a systematic teaching of the word of God for children as well as adults.
The Usher’s Ministry serves the congregation as greeters and hosts in every worship service.
The aim of this ministry is to build the spiritual, social, economic and personal life of the female members of this church. It addresses issues affecting women in our society, in the family and in places of employment. This ministry is a support and advocate for all women in the church, especially, those who are struggling and hurting. It deals with relationships, unemployment, spiritual development and provides guidance for Christian woman.
Minister Sophia Cohall
This Ministry seeks to encourage the youth to become more expressive in their faith through interactive programs and study of the Word of God. It provides an outlet for them to openly discuss their life’s challenges and how to appropriately handle them.