GOOD WOMENThe Good Women is a fellowship of all the women in the church. We are women of destiny, called for such a time as this. Our goal is to equip our women with practical tools that bring about personal growth and enrich their daily life. We aspire to consistently provide quality resources to cultivate insights and ideas, an avenue for fellowship and enduring friendships.We are passionate about empowering women and mothers in the local body and beyond, to initiate, nurture and sustain vibrant transformational walk with Christ, our Redeemer. To edify the body of Christ with our God given abilities, touching lives and saving souls for the kingdom of God. Partnering in God's mission, locally and globally, equipping our members to minister and serve. Develop Godly character, encourage sound thinking, create healthy bodies, soul, spirit and persevering in prayer.Our Activity:Monthly prayer meeting: 9am-11am, every 2nd Saturday of the month for prayer covering for our homes, children, families, careers, businesses, country, leadership, etc.Monthly women meeting: every 3rd Sunday of the month to enhance social interaction and growth of our women in an atmosphere of fellowship and building relationships.ELDER'S DEPARTMENTVision: To encourage the elders who are still active in the service of God to be relevant in the Church setting.Mission:(i) To provide an avenue where elderly people can come together and relate togetherSpiritually and socially.(ii) To provide the necessary motivation and encouragement for the elders to beRelevant in the church setting.(iii) To provide an atmosphere for good stewardship in serving and caring for othersThrough prayers and helping hands.Goal: To be active, steadfast, and to make heaven.The elders come together once a month to discuss and suggest solutions regarding relevant issues concerning the members. We also pray on behalf of the church and its membership. It is also an avenue to fellowship and discuss areas of life such as health, finance, and family in a heartwarming and loving environment.CHILDREN DEPARTMENTAge group: Babies-12 years oldVision:Our vision is to develop Godly children with great character, respect, and integrity. Our goal is to be able to groom our children as disciples for Christ through Bible-based teachings which include, discipleship classes, small group participation, mentor programs, parental involvement, community outreach, and special events.Our Mission is to help our children know Jesus Christ in a manner that will transform their lives. We will also encourage them to continuously develop a personal relationship with Christ through prayer and solid foundations of biblical facts and beliefs.The activity of the ministry:Teaching, bible study, Arts and Craft, Praise and Worship, Children's week and vacation bible school, Dance Ministry, Mothers/Father's day presentations.YOUTH AND SINGLE MINISTRIES (YASM)Our Mission: To create an atmosphere where young adults & singles can come together, fellowship and intermingle without compromising our core Christian values.Our Vision:Create a forum where we can come together, fellowship, and engage each other in social discussions while manifesting God’s Glory in all we do.Get involved in the personal development of young adults and singles ( Spiritually, professional, courtship ) AID IN THE PERSONAL DEVELOPMENT OF SINGLES (I.E. SPIRITUALLY, PROFESSIONALLY, COURTSHIP) IN TRANSITIONING TO THE NEXT PHASE IN LIFECOURTSHIP – THE FOUNDATION YOU BUILD PRIOR TO TAKING THIS STEP IS WHAT WOULD HELP KEEP OUR HOMES INTACT WHEN THE STORMS OF LIFE COMES (MATTHEW 7: 24-25)UNIFIED GROUP WHERE WE LOOK OUT FOR EACH OTHER (BEING ONE ANOTHER'S KEEPER, FOLLOWING UP WITH OTHER MEMBERS OF THE MINISTRY)Activities of the YASM include:Monthly Prayer MeetingsAnnual and Monthly Fellowship ProgramsQUARTERLY SEMINAR* (PREMARITAL TOPICS, CAREER TALKS, COURTSHIP/DATING, ETC.)MENTORING THE YOUTHS Young Adults / Singles being mentored and young / singles.AMAZING TEENS (AT)Our Vision:To instill, develop and nurture godly values in our youths. Guide them to ensure the fulfillment of God’s plans in their lives, and lead them towards keeping their eternal destinies in focus.Our Mission:To guide our teenagers towards living a Christ-centered life, and direct them to live out Christian values and standard. Help them become life changes in their generation as they keep their focus on heaven.Activities of the Youth Ministry include:Teens Bible Fellowship– Last Friday of the month 7:00 PM TO 8:30 PMQuarterly Breakfast MeetingAnnual Youth WeekAnnual Summer CampEXCELLENT MEN“Excellent Men” is the ministry for married men at Open Door Parish, we engage in fervent prayers, intense study of the word, fellowship with each other and self-improvement, we are constantly working towards becoming better leaders, more loving husbands, more caring fathers, stronger providers, better-equipped gatekeepers, and more honorable men.Jesus Christ is our example, and “Excellence” is exemplified in all areas of our lives. Are you a man? Did you just get married? Have you been married for a while? Excellent Men is the ministry for you.