AFRICAN AMERICAN MINISTRIES
And they sang a new song, saying, "Worthy are You to take the book and to break its seals; for You were slain, and purchased for God with Your blood men from every tribe and tongue and people and nation.. Revelation 5:9
What We Do
The African American Ministries Department assists and promotes the body of Christ within the Central California Conference, giving special emphasis to the unique cultural needs of the African American church members and community. Seeks to affect and maintain harmonious development of human relations between cultures within the sisterhood of churches, while nurturing and equipping members for excellence in ministry. Functions to represent the interest of the African American work on various local conference and Pacific Union Conference committees. Intentionally equips and restructures the local church to be purpose and mission driven, while rebuilding families and developing creative ministries tailored to the needs of each local church and surrounding community. African American leaders and pastors engage in refining and retooling ministries to transform barriers into bridges for cultural, socio-economic, age, and gender inclusivity for spiritual wholeness and lifestyle awareness. Considers the department’s foundation for success to be prayer ministries in the homes, as well as during local church weeks of prayer, mid-week prayer meetings, and power and praise services at the local church and local community venues.
Meet the Team
African America Ministries Director
The office of African American Ministries is in existence to assist and promote the body of Christ within the Central California Conference. It gives special emphasis to the unique cultural needs of the African-American church members and community, seeking to affect and maintain harmonious development of human relations between cultures within the sisterhood of churches. It also functions to represent the interest of the African American work on various Conference and Pacific Union committees. We are committed to the nurturing and training of our members for excellence in ministry as we proclaim the Gospel of Jesus Christ.
African American Ministries
Phone: (559) 347-3075
Fax: (559) 347-3081