Buildings & Grounds Ministryis responsible for making
our church building and grounds an inviting place for everyone in the
community. This ministry functions under the Men's Breakfast Group.
Christian Education Ministryis responsible for
providing an inviting caring atmosphere for children, youth, and adults to
learn about Jesus' plan for their lives. We are responsible for the
church nursery and offer Sunday School during Sunday morning worship, a LOGOS
mid-week children's program for school age children, and Vacation Bible School
in summer. In addition, we work with the Worship and Spiritual Growth
Ministry to provide adult study groups.
Congregational Care Ministryseeks to help congregation
members and friends through difficult times - taking meals to those in crisis,
visiting shut-ins, etc.
Evangelism Ministryseeks to reach out to
spread the "Good News of Christ" to new people and promote
intergenerational fellowship in the local church. We are responsible for
welcoming visitors, arranging for Sunday morning fellowship, and reaching out
to the community through special events open to the public, maintaining our website, and providing news articles to
Stewardship & Finance Ministrytends to the financial
sustenance of the various ministries of Community Church through encouraging
stewardship of all of God's creation, establishing a budget and managing the
resources of Community Church, encouraging tithing among our membership,
arranging for annual pledging by our members, and supporting special
fund-raising efforts by various church groups. The Wider Mission Ministry
lends help and support to those within our church, community, and world as
Christ would have us do. We are known as a five by five congregation in
the United Church of Christ, supporting the church's wider mission, one great
hour of sharing, seminary support, neighbors in need, and assistance to retired
pastors and their families. In addition, we conduct four blood drives
annually, support various local charities, local food pantries, and
missionaries, help resettle refugee families through Exodus World Service, and
sponsor special projects as needed.
The Worship and Spiritual
Growth Ministry seeks to encourage and help each person associated
with Community Church to build their spiritual lives through providing
meaningful worship services and support to music groups and works in
cooperation with the Chancel Team to care for chancel furnishings and
arrangements and setting up for Holy Communion. We also work with the
Christian Education Ministry to establish study groups.