Ned Branch Missionary Baptist Church
The Place Where Love Works ... Pastor Bobby L. Dukes

Welcome to Our Ministries Page

Whether you have a gift or passion for children, singing, greeting, finances, administration or creative arts, you will find a place here at one of our ministries at Ned Branch. We welcome your talents and gifts. You will fit right in!

Deacon Ministry

The Deacon Ministry is a service-oriented and spiritually minded ministry. In that, deacons are responsible for the logistical and physical needs of the church; visiting the sick and carrying communion to the sick and shut in. Deacons are aware of all matters within the church, teach Bible Study, Sunday School, lead prayers, and pray for the sick. Deacons assist the Pastor and his family.

Sunday School Ministry

Sunday School provides Christian education to all members. It is the vehicle used to teach the Word of God so believers can be inspired and encouraged in their Christain walk. Volunteer teachers used the Bible and the assigned curricula to conduct informal participatory style classes. 

Landscaping & Beautification 

This team ensures the neatness and cleanliness of the landscaping of the church properties, which includes grass cutting, shrubbery, and flowers. 

Church Cleaning Ministry

Keeo the church interior clean and presentable for worship services, Bible Study, fellowship services, etc. This includes offices, restrooms, kitchen, and sanctuary. 

Transportation Ministry

Our Transportation Ministry is available to pick up and drop off people to and from church services to include Bible Study and church meetings. Contact the church if you want to become a driver or need transportation to and from church. (Drivers must have good driving records with no DUIs)

Ministry of Music

The purpose of the Ministry of music is to spread the gospel of Jesus Christ through song, encourage believers in their walk with Christ, lead the congregation in worship and special services outside the church and provide an avenue through which individuals may share their gift and be an integral part of the worship service. Includes Adult and Youth Choirs, Male Chorus, and musicians.

Ushers Ministry

Ushers do the following during worship services and programs: seat members and visitors, collect tithes and offering, keep order at the entrance of the sanctuary, distribute bulletins and service programs, administer emergency procedures, and assist in handling disturbances and emergency procedures.  Coordinates Ushers for funerals and memorial services and travel to serve at other churches as requested. 

Communications Ministry

The purpose of this ministry is to carry the Gospel of Jesus Christ to our visually-driven, ever changing world through the use of technology and media, and to equip other ministries of the church to use digital and electronic media as a worship and outreach tool. 

Hospitality Ministry

The mission of the hospitality ministry is to provide a welcoming environment of love, acceptance, comfort, support, care, and unity for visitors, members, guests, and friends in order to enhance their worship experience, encourage fellowship, and help build a community of believers. This is achieved by collecting visitor’s information and follow up with visitors, connecting with members who are not attending the church consistently, greeting people entering and existing the church, and following up with members.

Women's Ministry

The purpose of this ministry is to encourage, support, pray and equip women 18 years of age and older in their journey with God. Through this ministry, women grow their faith and demonstrate God's love and grace through their lives and relationships. Women are encouraged and equipped to faithfully and fully use their God-given gifts to glorify God.  

Men's Ministry

The Men's Minsitry assists men in the church with their walk with Christ. Through the spirit of brotherhood, men are encouraged to explore and begin their walk with Christ, to develop the lifestyle that enhances the discipleship patterns of Christ, and to live a victorious life that allows their family, friends, colleagues and the younger generations to find their fulfillment in Christ. 

Rooted Ministry

Responsible for the development of Christian education programs and materials to instruct, mentor, guide, and encourage the children from the NBMBC to grow in faith as Christian disciples.
Ages 0-1: Nursery | 2-8: Little Saints | 9-12: Youth | 13-17: Higher Grounds
(To Register for the Higher Grounds Teens Ministry, click here)

Kitchen Ministry

 If you have the passion for culinary arts or just enjoy to cook, the Kitchen Ministry is for you. They prepare menus and meals for special events and and programs. 

Finance Ministry

The Finance Ministry is a critical part of the church administration ensuring that all the church bills and salaries are paid, counting and keeping records of church finances, and implementing checks and balances within the finance department. If you are meticulous, and have previous experience with finance, bookkeeping, records, and/or management, your gifts are welcome.