Contact us:  info@cabckc.org   (816) 924-8944    2853 Cleveland Avenue  Kansas City, MO 64128

At Cleveland Avenue we have many ministries within our church, and we want you to feel welcomed to become a part of our fellowship and we invite you to join any ministry that you feel led to be a part of, as you grow in the Lord.  

Below are just a few of our many ministries.

our ministries

YOUTH DEPARTMENT

Mission Statement:

 

Our Mission is. . .

To support and inspire a family of Christ-centered youth who will share God's love and teachings with each other and their community. Evangelize and disciple our church youth of our community by teaching biblical principles and their application in everyday life.

Scripture:

Train up a child in the way he should go: and when he is old, he will not depart from it.  

 

Proverbs 22:6

MARRIAGE ENRICHMENT

Mission Statement:

Our Mission is. . .

To enrich your marital relationship through spiritual growth, communication, and fellowship with other Christian couples.

 

Scripture:

And the LORD God said, It is not good that the man should be alone; I will make him an help meet for him.  

 

Genesis 2:18

HOSPITALITY COMMITTEE

Mission Statement:

Our Mission is. . .

To work together to let the new members as well as the current members know that Christians that pray together stay together.

Scripture:

I was glad when they said unto me, Let us go into the house of the LORD. 

 

Psalms 122:1

COMMUNICATION TEAM

Mission Statement:

Our Mission is. . .

To communicate to the members and community through today’s technology by spreading God’s word.

Scripture:

A word fitly spoken is like apples of gold in pictures of silver.

 

Proverbs 25:11

MUSIC MINISTRY

Mission Statement:

Our Mission is. . .

To communicate the love and hope of Jesus Christ through music – the universal language.

Scripture:

Make a joyful noise unto the LORD, all ye lands. Serve

the LORD with gladness: come before his presence

with singing. 

 

Psalms 100:1-2

"KINGDOM MEN" Men's Ministry

Mission Statement:

Our Mission is. . .

To support, equip, and develop men of Cleveland Avenue to lead, disciple and serve for the cause of Christ. Our aim is to teach the word of God with emphasis on missionary outreach to the community, evangelism and caring for our membership. 

 

Scripture:

Choose you today who you will serve. 

 

Joshua 24:15

PRAISE DANCE MINISTRY

Mission Statement:

Our Mission is. . .

To teach the Word of God through Spiritual dance, winning souls for Christ, giving God Praise as He Blesses the use of our hands and feet, big and small.  Praises be unto His name, for we give God all the Glory!  We believe that dance is a scriptural way to express our joy to the Lord.   

Scripture:

Praise Him with the Timbrel and Dance. 

 

Psalm 150:4

SUNDAY SCHOOL

Mission Statement:

Our Mission is. . .

To follow the Great Commission, reach, teach, win souls, minister, and become disciples for Christ.

Scripture:

Therefore go and make disciples of all nations, baptizing them in the name of the Father and of the Son and of the Holy Spirit,  and teaching them to obey everything I have commanded you. And surely I am with you always, to the very end of the age.

Matthew 28:19-20

HEALTHCARE MINISTRY

Mission Statement:

Our Mission is. . .

To glorify God in our bodies and in our spirit, which are God's. To educate our members, and to educate the community and to build our bodies as healthier temples.  

Scripture:

Know ye not that ye are the temple of God, and that the Spirit of God dwelleth in you?  If any man defile the temple of God, him shall God destroy; for the temple of God is holy, which temple ye are. 

 

1 Corinthians 3:16-17

USHER BOARD

Mission Statement:

Our Mission is. . .

To serve and greet the membership in a friendly way, and be a positive representative of Cleveland Avenue Baptist Church. 

Scripture:

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

WOMEN'S MISSIONARY SOCIETY

Mission Statement:

Our Mission is. . .

To continue to build on the foundation of Jesus Christ through mission outreach.

Scripture:

According to the grace of God which is given unto me, as a wise master builder, I have laid the foundation, and another buildeth thereon.  But let every man take heed how he buildeth thereupon.  

 

1 Corinthians 3:10

Mission Statement:

Our Mission is. . .

To teach the Word of God.

Scripture:

Train up a child in the way he should go; and when he is old, he will not depart from it. 

​Proverbs 22:6

NURSERY MINISTRY

Mission Statement:

Our Mission is. . .

To provide grief counseling / supportive services based on Christian biblical principles.

Scripture:

My flesh and my heart faileth; but God is the strength of my heart, and my portion for ever. 

 

Psalm 73:26

GIRL SCOUTS

Mission Statement:

Our Mission is. . .

Girl Scouting builds girls of courage, confidence and character, who make the world a better place.   

Scripture:

I can do all things through Christ which strengthens me. 

Phillipians 4:13

QUILTERS

Mission Statement:

Our Mission is. . .

To all God to use us to show others his love, by showing others that no talent is too big or too small.

Scripture:

Where there is no vision, the people perish; but he that keepeth the law, happy is he.

 

Proverbs 29:18