Ministry Of Helps
“We are all a piece of a puzzle. However, every piece don’t fit with every piece in the puzzle. But every piece has a place in the puzzle. Every piece matters in order for the puzzle to be completed”
Armor Bearer’s Ministry
Deacon Law is the president of the Men’s Dept. This ministry is committed to creating a safe space for men to establish healthy and respectful relationships with one another. It is a fellowship where men can be open and transparent without fear of judgement and condemnation. Our focus is on building strong men, forgiving sons, stable fathers and committed husbands.
“There is a Friend that sticks closer then a Brother”
“As Iron Sharpens Iron,
So A Man Sharpens The Countenance Of His Friend” (Proverbs-27:17)
“For As He Thinks In His Heart, So Is He” (Proverbs-23:7)
As men, we need other men in our lives that can relate and understand the struggles that comes along with Men striving to be a Man. Two Iron’s rubbing up against eachother tends to sharpen eachother’s edges. When men can trust another man to enter into sensitive spaces, to rub up against and lean on in difficult times. It has the potential of shaping a more well rounded man with a cutting edge that can assist him in carving out spaces to climb out of, as well as to climb in to.
“And he will turn
The hearts of the fathers to the children,
And the hearts of the children to their fathers,” (Malachi-4:6)
The heart of God is for fathers to love their wives, raise their children and provide spiritual and natural foundations for their families. (Ephesians-5:25)
Sons should honor their fathers and reverance them in the fear of God. A son should respect his fathers legacy and choose to uphold it in the spirit of integrity, knowing that one day he too shall become a father. (Ephesians-6:1-4)
Joshua Carter is the vice President of the Men’s Dept. He is a true brothers, brother. A young man that loves God and loves to serve him through serving others.
Brother Josh is committed to the brotherhood and looks forward to times of fellowship and opportunities to serve his Elders and Mentor the young men under him.
Pastor Mina is the President of the Women’s Ministry.
Pastor Mina is a very passionate and caring woman of God. She loves the lord and is committed to God’s church and the ministry of the people. She loves her family and exmplifies true integrity and loyalty to God and Family.
“The Wise Woman Builds Her House,
But the Foolish Pulls it down with her hands.” (Proverbs-14:1)
“She opens her mouth with wisdom,
And on her tongue is the law of kindness.
She watches over the ways of her household,
And does not eat the bread of idleness.
Her children rise up and call her blessed;
Her husband also, and he praises her:”
A Wise Woman is a Precious Gem. They are not found in common places. They are sought out and found covered by the Mountains of God. Our Woman’s Ministry is committed to Covering our Women through Prayer, in order to help them Recover themeselves from the snares of the enemy. Building strong Women with foundations that will sustain their children’s, children.
“When a Woman Knows Her Worth, She Places Value in all the Right Places”
Who can find a Virtuous Woman?
For her Worth is far above Rubies. (Proverbs-31:10)
“And the angel came in unto her, and said, Hail, thou that art highly favoured, the Lord is with thee: blessed art thou among women” (Luke-1:28)
JITA women have established a culture of prayer. A safe space for broken women to come and find rest for their souls. This ministry is anointed to bring healing and deliverance to many hurting women.
Sis. Angela Rainey is the President of the Hospitality Ministry.
Sis. Angela is a motivated servant of the lord that truly loves her God and God’s people. She serves with elegance and grace. She finds her validation in serving others. Allowing God’s love to radiate through her as she extends her hands as a greeter. Her smile is welcoming and her hugs are genuine. She loves to pray and cover the service for God’s glory and for the people to feel welcomed into the house of the Lord.
“Welcomed With Kindness & Prayer”
“I would rather be a doorkeeper in the house of my God
Than dwell in the tents of wickedness” (Psalms-84:10)
“Ushers & Greeters”
This is a ministry that is sometimes under appreciated and under valued. It’s important that the church recognizes the value of skillful organizers and prayerful watchmen who are true keepers of the sancturary and the move of God’s presence in service
Remember, Jesus Said “Watch & Pray”
So we labored in the work, and half of the men held the spears from daybreak until the stars appeared. 22 At the same time I also said to the people, “Let each man and his servant stay at night in Jerusalem, that they may be our guard by night and a working party by day” (Nehemiah-4:21-22)
“But he who received seed on the good ground is he who hears the word and understands it, who indeed bears fruit and produces: some a hundredfold, some sixty, some thirty.” (Matthew-13:23)
“Sis. Tonya Duke is the asst. President of the Hospitality Ministry”
Sis. Tonya is a very humble, loving and caring woman of God that genuinly loves to serve. It’s a blessing when character and personality becomes a perfect fit within ministerial positions. Her natural mannerism of service is a great compliment towards the hospitality ministry.
“Welcome With Kindness & A Prayer”
Sis. Tere Graham is the President of the Armor Bearer’s Ministry.
Sis. Tere has proven that faithful service is in her DNA. She is a very encouraging and inspiring servant that knows how to operate in grace as well as in direct strength. She uses wisdom in knowing how to serve in defense of, while not prevent the offense from going forward. She is blessed to be a blessing.
“So David came to Saul and stood before him. And he loved him greatly, and he became his armorbearer” (1 Samuel-16:21)
“Then Jonathan said to the young man who bore his armor, “Come, let us go over to the garrison of these uncircumcised; it may be that the Lord will work for us. For nothing restrains the Lord from saving by many or by few.”
7 So his armorbearer said to him, “Do all that is in your heart. Go then; here I am with you, according to your heart.” (1 Samuel-14:6-7)
How Far Will You Go To Serve Your Leadership?
“Armor Bearer’s are front line soldiers. They inspect, determine and expose potential threats or distractions towards their leaders ability to perform their duties”
“And Elisha prayed, and said, Lord, I pray thee, open his eyes, that he may see. And the Lord opened the eyes of the young man; and he saw: and, behold, the mountain was full of horses and chariots of fire round about Elisha” (2 Kings-6-17)
“But his men objected strongly. “You must not go,” they urged. “If we have to turn and run—and even if half of us die—it will make no difference to Absalom’s troops; they will be looking only for you. You are worth 10,000 of us, and it is better that you stay here in the town and send help if we need it.” (2 Samuel-18:3)NLT
Being a Armor Bearer is a sacrificial ministry for the greater good and success of the ministry. It is a selfless position to serve in, Yet Highly rewarding from above.
“Armor Bearer’s Matter In Spiritual Warfare”