I am delighted to serve alongside of Pastor Mark Burgess and his bride, Valerie. They are a blessing to me, our family, and the MCA Church family. Following is Pastor Mark’s Annual Report. God is good!
Ministry Mobilization Summary of The Ministry Year – Mark Burgess
Looking briefly at the ministry year in review and celebrating what God has done! Please consider how you can live Local through a variety of MCA Church Ministry opportunities.
Heaven’s Gates and Hell’s Flames Drama. In July we hosted the HGHF Evangelistic Outreach Drama and rejoiced with people responding to make Jesus Christ their Savior.
EXCELr8 Men’s Ministry – Special Events included the Men’s Super Bowl Outreach, the Alaska Men’s Network Retreat, and the Father’s Day Celebration. MCA Men’s Ministry sponsored a weekly Monday Night Football Life Group, a Courageous and a Band of Brother’s Men’s Special Interest Life Groups, and a Monthly Pit Stop Breakfast.
Water Baptisms – 37 people were water baptized this year.
Church Members – 48 people became MCA church members this ministry year.
Life Community Venue –9:15 and 11:15 worship services were offered each Sunday.
Adult Sunday School – This weekend teaching ministry was offered each Sunday.
Mobile Food Pantry – Each Wednesday morning at MCA supplemental food was distributed to an average of 90 families expressing need.
Transportation – Each Sunday this faithful team provided church van transportation to our Sunday daytime services. This team also provided transportation to special church events.
3rd Wednesday Meal – A monthly dinner meal was provided to MCA members and guests through September 2012.
Ministry Mobilization – Partnering with our Communications Sphere, our Annual Ministry Catalog was distributed and made available on our church web site in August 2011.
Greeting Card Ministry – Each month this ministry honored Birthdays and Anniversaries of MCA church members.
Deacon’s Assistance Ministry – The Ministry Mobilization Director partnered with this ministry for individuals expressing sustenance, material, or other need.
Emergency Cold Weather Shelter – A once a week Emergency Shelter for homeless families needing shelter is planned to begin in October. It will operate from October through April.