MINISTRIES AND OPPORTUNITIES
Faith Alliance Church is an Acts 1:8 church dedicated to seeing the Gospel spread to the ends of the earth. We have a number of ministries designed both to reach our communities and to provide nurture and spiritual growth to our members and guests. See the CALENDAR and the NEWS tabs for more detailed information.
Discover Groups (Sunday School)
Discover Groups for all ages meet from 9:30 AM to 10:30 AM. Classes vary and include adult classes as well as age-appropriate classes for children.
Worship and Celebration Service
Our weekly morning worship service begins at 10:45 each Sunday morning, and features Christ-centered music, prayer, and a message from our Pastor.
Children’s Church is held during the Worship and Celebration Service, and teaching is geared to children in kindergarten through third grade.
A nursery is also held during the Worship and Celebration Service for all infants and toddlers.
Second Sunday Service
There is a potluck dinner and evening service on the second Sunday of the each month. The potluck dinner, at 5:00 PM, is followed by a time of singing, communion, and a message from God’s Word.
Praise and Prayer Gatherings
We gather every other Wednesday evenings for corporate prayer at our Praise and Prayer Gatherings. We meet from 7:00 PM to 8:00 PM to pray for each other, the needs of the church, and those in our communities who have not yet heard the Gospel. There is a time of teaching from the Word of God on prayer, followed by a time of prayer in small groups.
Anchored Student Ministries (Youth Group)
Anchored Student Ministries meets every Thursday evening from 6:30 PM to 8:30 PM for all students in grades 6-12. The Youth Group is led by Rick and Paige Worley. The Youth Group participates in numerous activities and service projects throughout the year. Every three years the Senior High youth attend the national LIFE conference.
Worship and Music Ministry
The Worship and Music ministry consists of teams of worship singers who alternate leading the singing and are often joined by our instrumentalists. This ministry is directed by our Worship leader, Katie Bordell.
Our choir sings periodically on Sunday morning and also performs seasonal musical productions and cantatas. The choir is under the direction of Jerry Just.
Our hand bell choir also plays periodically on Sunday mornings. It is also under the direction of Jerry Just.
Throughout the year, Faith Alliance Church is committed to bringing the Gospel to any who have not heard. We have several outreach ministries designed to be faithful in accomplishing this in our area.
True Vine Pantry is an outreach to our sister church in Northeast Philadelphia.
Vacation Bible School, Summer Camps, or other Special Events are held each summer to provide a time of fun, singing, skits, crafts, Bible memorization, games, Bible stories, and learning about Jesus for the children of our community aged 5-13.
Annual Car-B-Que and Trunk or Treat is held in the fall. It is a cool car show, a free pork barbecue dinner for all, and treats for the kids.
Annual Ladies’ Tea, held in the spring, is an elegant Victorian-themed event celebrating all ladies.
OTHER MINISTRY OPPORTUNITIES
This ministry is under the leadership of Jack Davis. The men meet monthly for breakfast, devotions, and service.
Great Commission Women
There are monthly Ladies’ Night Out meetings with fun activities, Bible study, refreshments, prayer, and fellowship. This ministry is led by Patty Just.
The Missions Committee directs our church missions outreach and conducts one or two yearly missions conferences that allow us to meet our Alliance missionaries and learn about their work. The Missions Committee is under the leadership of Rich Moran.
Elders, Deacons, Deaconesses, and Trustees
Our spiritual leaders are the Elders, and our helps ministries are under the authority of our Deacons and Deaconesses. The upkeep of our buildings and grounds is the responsibility of the Trustees.
Faith Alliance Church provides many opportunities for ministry and for you to be ministered to. If you are seeking a church home, or maybe still just seeking, Faith Alliance Church is a place where you will hear God’s Word preached and find friends, opportunities to serve, and an atmosphere of Christian love and caring. If you would like to learn more about Faith Alliance Church, please contact us.