The benevolence committee is responsible for accomplishing the following: (1) Determining appropriate level of financial support for members of the congregation with demonstrated needs; (2) carrying out the Great Commission by caring for non-members' material needs while modeling and teaching Christ.
The primary tasks of each individual Christian are maintaining a right relationship with the Father and helping others to establish the same by carrying the gospel to those who are lost in sin. (Matt. 28:19-20, Mark 16:15-16; 2 Cor. 5:18-20).
And He gave some as apostles, and some as prophets, and some as evangelists, and some as pastors and teachers, for the equipping of the saints for the work of service, to the building up of the body of Christ; (Ephesians 4:11-12)
Now there are varieties of gifts, but the same Spirit. And there are varieties of ministries, and the same Lord. And there are varieties of effects, but the same God who works all things in all persons. 7 But to each one is given the manifestation of the Spirit for the common good. (1 Corinthians 12:4-7)
Ministries of Georgia Avenue
To provide an education, which is disciplined and creative, intellectual and moral - an education firmly rooted in the word of God. Our program is designed to encourage the active participation and involvement of the student in the learning process.
To glorify God through service to our Lord and Savior Jesus Christ and His church by providing an environment to encourage and support men as leaders in the body of Christ, their households, workplaces and communities.
To equip married couples with practical Bible based principals and tools so that each couple is able to enjoy abundance and true intimacy in their marriage and bring glory to God by being a reflection of Christ and His Bride, the Church.
To support, enhance, encourage and edify all sisters through fellowshipping and adhering to the Word of God. We strive to strengthen our relationship with Christ by learning how to be effective servants of God in our many roles as mothers, wives and Christian women in God's kingdom.
To strengthen the youth in their Christian responsibilities through structured activities and bible studies with faithful adult Christians to insure that they stand firm on the word of God, always putting God first, evangelizing to bring others to Christ, and being good examples in word and deed."
(1) To encourage college students to evangelize while maintaining a consistent relationship with the Lord as they advance academically; (2) to encourage the students to live a life committed to seeking and following Christ in all they do; (3) to keep the students connected one to another; (4) to provide a relaxed atmosphere conducive to learning spiritually and academically......