Pastoral Care Ministry
The Pastoral Care Ministries exist as an extension of our pastors in ministering the Word of God to our members. To facilitate other congregational needs, the Pastoral Care team is present as prayer counselors during altar calls, baptism, intercessory prayer, bereavement, shut-ins, weddings, hospital, nursing home, ministry to our seniors, and in benevolence ministry, offering themselves as willing servants of God.
The Hospitality and Culinary Ministry exists to serve wholesome and nutritious food. The ministry oversees the operation, use, cleanliness, and maintenance of the church kitchen and its equipment. It provides food for all special occasions upon request from other ministries, whether a full dinner or repass. It also provides food for funerals, receptions, and other church-supported activities.
Church Safeness & Crisis Intervention Ministry
The Church Safeness & Crisis Intervention Ministry exists to prohibit any possible hazardous around our church and its properties, as well as to provide a safe environment for worship and other church-related events.
The missionary ministry exists to minister to the physical conditions and hardships of our members and the community. Assist our sick & bereaved members with their needs. Provide food, clothes, and needed items to member and the community.
The scholarship ministry exists to provides basic knowledge of the College Admissions process through workshops and other related sessions. Our goal is to ensure that young people have the knowledge of various opportunities available to them in their pursuit of a higher education. We realize not everyone is interested in attending a four-year institution, so we introduce and provide information for alternative educational avenues. Whether it is vocational or technical schools, we are committed to providing resources and knowledge so students can make informed and sound choices when choosing a college and career path.
Intercessory Prayer Ministry
The Intercessory Prayer Ministry exists to intentionally seek God for the needs of the church, the church families, the community, the body of Christ, those who are in authority in our world, and our ministry partners, and to expect God's miraculous powers to be displayed.
The prison ministry exists to support, provide resources and a message of love, hope, and encouragement to those who are incarcerated and to their families. We also bring the good news of salvation to those who have found themselves in lonely and seemingly hopeless situations.
The transportation ministry exists to assist persons in getting to functions and worship services. Rides are provided via the church van and member pick-up. Persons requesting transportation should telephone the church office no later than one day before the event they wish to attend.
Grow and Serve Ministry
Grow and Serve Ministry exists to involved the disciples of New Canaan in a variety of ministries that deeply touch the lives of our neighbors. Our partnership with our neighbors provides an avenue for service that is driven by Jesus' teaching to love our neighbor. Also, we regularly sponsor special days of service when many of our church family will work together on a major project for the sake of the larger community.