Matthew 28: 18-19 – And Jesus came up and spoke to them, saying, “All authority has been given to Me in heaven and on earth. “Go therefore and make disciples of all the nations, baptizing them in the name of the Father and the Son and the Holy Spirit
1. GOSPEL MEETINGS: Periodic gospel meetings are conducted in the church with special speakers. Advertisements for the same with the Theme, Dates, Venue and other details would be distributed to all the neighbors, friends, colleagues in advance through pamphlets, banners, posters, etc.
2. GOSPEL TRACT DISTRIBUTION: Solid Biblical Gospel tracts are distributed through various meetings, services, and one-on-one witnessing.
3. BOOKSTALLS: Bookstalls are put up in various other Christian meetings to distribute biblical and reformed books.
4. CD MINISTRY: Sermon CDs are distributed both to members and outsiders through various meetings, services, and one-on-one witnessing.
5. SUNDAY SCHOOL
6. HOSPITAL MINISTRY
7. JAIL MINISTRY
Matthew 28: 20 ….teaching them to observe all that I commanded you; and lo, I am with you always, even to the end of the age.
1. EXPOSITORY PREACHING: Systematic verse by verse Bible teaching of each book through Sunday morning and evening services.
2. PASTORAL VISITATION: Periodic family visits by pastor to provide individual pastoral oversight on spiritual state of the members and counseling for each family/individual to pattern their lives according to the word of God.
3. MONTHLY MEN’S MEETING: To prepare men of the church to become able preachers of the Word of God, each male member is assigned a passage in 1 and 2 Timothy books and asked to prepare a short message and preach it. Post which, pastor provides feedback and in-depth understanding of the passage.
4. MONTHLY YOUTH MEETING: To guard young people from the youthful lusts and harmful friends and grow them in the path of wisdom, youth of the church are asked to go through systematically the book of Proverbs. A section in the book of Proverbs is assigned for the month and the young people are asked to explain the meaning and how they would apply it in their own lives in the meeting. Post which, pastor provides feedback and in-depth understanding of the passage.
5. MONTHLY BIBLE QUIZ: Quiz is conducted on a monthly basis on 3 chapters of Bible book that is being preached by pastor. All members get an opportunity to read Bible books very carefully verse by verse and come prepared for the quiz.
6. WEEKDAY HOME PRAYER MEETING – Weekly small group prayer meetings are conducted in individual houses. Small groups meet to fellowship, share, and pray together.
7. RETREATS: Periodic 2 or 3 day retreats are conducted where church hires a beautiful retreat center in the outskirts of the city. Families stay together for 2/3 days and enjoy learning God’s word, praying, and fellowshiping together.