Bright Stars Children’s Ministry is a safe, loving, and nurturing environment for children ages 2-10. The ministry aims to teach children about God, who He is, and how to grow as Christians. Rooted in Biblical truth, Bright Stars uses age-appropriate and interactive lessons and provides children with a worship experience of their own during Sunday service.
The Consuming Fire Dance Ministry worships, praises, and ministers the word of God through dance. Through study of the word, the dancers learn use their bodies as an instrument to glorify God. The ministry serves both in and outside ALC with a desire to assist others in learning to be free to express their worship through the gifts God has placed inside of them.
Every third Sunday, the Hospitality Ministry serves light refreshments at Coffee Hour and creates a comfortable atmosphere for people to gather and fellowship after service. In addition to monthly fellowship opportunities, the ministry coordinates a yearly International Thanksgiving celebration and supports events hosted by other ministries.
The Media Ministry works to enhance worship, preaching, and teaching for ALC members and attenders. The Media collaborates with other ministries to help them spread information to the community and the world. Audio/visual maintains the equipment used by the worship team and musicians, ensures quality sound during services, and much more. Website Management updates calendar events and creates content to attract new people to the site and subsequently to the church.
Men of Destiny is a growing brotherhood of men. The ministry is committed to encouraging men to pursue a real and authentic relationship with Jesus Christ. Men of Destiny provides an opportunity for men ages 13 to adult to learn the principles of manhood in a setting that is conducive for sharing and support.
The purpose of Refuge Youth Ministry is to empower generations of youth who will know who God is, walk in the ways of Christ, and teach others to do the same. Youth ages 10 to 18 (grades 6-12) are welcome at weekly youth sessions and to participate in the various interactive events hosted by Refuge.
The Senior Care Ministry works to meet the spiritual needs of adults 65 years of age and older. In addition to supporting seniors with mental or psychological issues, disabilities, social isolation, loss of independence, etc. and visiting those with long term illnesses or short term hospital stays, the ministry supports those who are caregivers to their family members. Senior care’s goal is to ensure the seniors know they are not forgotten and are still part of the ALC family.
The ALC Worship team leads the congregation in a unique worship experience every week. With an ever changing sound, the worship team works to always communicate the Gospel of Jesus through song. The style of music has varied over the years and included praise choruses, hymns, Caribbean, calypso, contemporary, and spiritual songs.