The chief responsibility of the Deaconesses is to serve the people within the church fellowship. They cooperate with the Pastor and Deacons in promoting the spiritual welfare of the church. Their responsibilities include assisting in serving communion and visiting the sick and shut-in members.
Friendship Baptist Church Celebrating 150 Years (1866-2016)
Order copies of "The History of Friendship Baptist Church of Aiken, South Carolina" as we celebrate 150 years (1866-2016) $50.00 Editions Limitied If requesting by mail, please mail payment to 515 Richland Avenue, Aiken, SC 29801 or call the church office at (803)648-9290; Mon-Fri. 8am-2pm.
Children’s Church Ministry
Help is needed on 1st Sundays during Children’s Church, if interested, please let the church secretary know by calling 648-9290. Mission: To bring children to Christ and train them to walk and minister in the power of the Holy Spirit. FOCUS: To expose our children to the total worship experience which will prepare them for participating in the worship service in the church sanctuary. The children participate in singing, prayer, scripture, and lessons. Activities are incorporated to stimulate each child’s participation. The children attend Children’s Church in two groups: Preschool-Ages 3-5 Elementary/Middle School -Ages 6-12 ORGANIZATION: The Children’s Church Ministry Team is divided into sub-teams; each sub- team ...
The Hospitality Ministry serves as the internal care unit of the church. It constantly strives to meet the needs of the entire church family as they arise. The ministry extends a welcoming hand to guest and new members to help them feel at ease and become familiar with existing church programs. There should be someone on duty in the lobby of the church on every Sunday, etc.
Rev. Clinton “TC” Edwards, Jr., 11h Pastoral Anniversary
On March 12, 2017 at 2:30 PM, we celebrated Pastor Edwards twelveth Pastoral Anniversary. It marked Twelve years of dedicated service to the Friendship Baptist Church Family.
Mission: To be doorkeepers in the house of God, and guard the same at all times during Friendship Baptist Church's services. “For a day in thy courts is better than a thousand. I had rather be a doorkeeper in the house of my God, than to dwell in the tents of wickedness” (Psalms 84:10). Vision: To develop a ministry that provides ushers and usher services for Friendship Baptist Church's worship services and special programs Duties: Ushers are forerunners – for they must adhere to God’s guidance in accepting the position as a doorkeeper, they must help set the tune for the worship experience, they ...