Welcome to the Agape’s Ministry Directory

“from whom the whole body, joined and knit together by what every joint supplies, according to the effective working by which every part does its share, causes growth of the body for the edifying of itself in love” (Ephesians 4:16 NKJV).

How to Use this Directory

For easy referencing, all ministries are listed in alphabetical order. If there are any ministries you’re looking for for which there is no contact information listed, try using our ministry telephone and e-mail directory.

If you have any questions, simply call us at 732.680.9800, or send an email to staff@agapecenter.org. We will be happy to assist you.

Agape Media Group

Ministry Leader – Vanessa Johnson
Agape Media Group captures the powerful messages through streaming media, recorded teachings and sermons and make them available to people all over the world. We are looking for those who are interested in media technology. We will provide hands-on training to operate advanced media equipment.

Members interested in finding out more can contact

Alpha & Omega / Event Coordinators

Ministry Leader – Al Izlar
Help Agape host events by planning, managing and executing logistics. Agape is looking for those who have passion for managing details.

Members interested in finding out more can contact Al Izlar at bizlar@agapecenter.org

AOC (Agents of Change)

Ministry Leader – Pastor Tyrone (T-Wise) Smack,
This ministry provides teaching of the Word of God to children ages 13 and older.

Members interested in finding out more can contact

Birthday Ministry

Ministry Leader – Alma Ward
Plan and host special birthday gatherings for Agape members each month.

Members interested in finding out more can contact

Body Builders Bookstore

Ministry Leader – Deborah Cotton
Body Builders is your one-stop-shop for books, music, recorded sermons and more. Body Builders is committed to providing exceptional materials to build the faith of Agape attendees.

Members interested in finding out more can contact

Children’s Ministries

Agapeland

Ministry Leader – Andrea Withers / Tennille Miller (Ages 1-4)
Help children to grow in their understanding of Jesus Christ in a warm loving environment. Those interested must apply and pass a background check, members interested in finding out more can contact

Children's Ministries

Children’s Ministry
Ministry Leader – Elder Leslie Jackson Brown (Ages 5-12)
Help children to grow in their understanding of Jesus Christ in a warm loving environment.

Those interested must apply and pass a background check, members interested in finding out more can contact

Education

HigherEd Ministry

Ministry Leader – Dr. Terri Davis
Help others achieve their post-secondary educational goals by aiding with college preparation, training and advise including financial aid and admissions processes. Members interested in finding out more can contact

Pneuma Life School of Ministry

Ministry Leader – Dr. Odessa McNeill
In partnership with Oral Roberts University, Pneuma Life School of Ministry is dedicated to equipping laity and ministers for the work of the Kingdom of God. There are many exciting sources to choose from.
Requirements:
-High school diploma
-One time application fee
-Registration and Tuition for each course
Members interested in finding out more can download a course catalogue from www.agapecenter.org or contact Dr. Odessa McNeil at omcneil@agapecenter.org

Precepts Practical Kingdom Living Education

Lead curriculum-based courses to help others strengthen their faith. Provide an understanding of God’s will, purpose and plan for their lives. Provide breakthrough teachings, powerful spiritual insights and practical Biblical answers. May require an application and interview.

Agape Family Worship Center is proud to announce 2018 – 2019 scholarships. This application is for those who have never received an AFWC scholarship. Click on the button to download.

Family and Friends

Ministry Leader – Rozelda Jones
Manage logistics for Agape members who invite family and friends to service including preferred seating and notification for Pastor to greet and pray for guests. Members interested in finding out more can contact

Fine Arts Ministry

Acting Up Drama Ministry

Ministry Leader – Nikkia Mathis
The Drama ministry delivers the message of hope through modern-day theatrical performances. Members interested in finding out more can contact

Dance Ministry

Ministry Leader – Rochelle Hall / Donna Landen
Worship God through creative expression, which can be classical, interpretive, and urban contemporary. Help evangelize the lost, edify the church and share the Gospel through the dance ministry. Members interested in finding out more can contact

Yadah Praise Sign Language Ministry

Meet the special needs of the hearing impaired by ministering the Word of God through sign language. Also make the message of hope accessible to everyone by leveraging sign language with choreographed dance. Members interested in finding out more can contact

Followers in Temple Training (F.I.T.T)

Ministry Leader – Sherrie Thompson
Encourage and equip God’s people in health and wellness so they can take better care of their temples and glorify God in spirit, soul and body. Ultimately helping them to fulfill God’s purpose in their life and helping to draw others to Christ. Members interested in finding out more can contact

Greeters

Ministry Leader – Alfreda Nixon
Provide warm greeting and information to Agape members and guests. Maintain an atmosphere that reflections Agape’s name and mission: “To proclaim and demonstrate the love of God to the world”. Members interested in finding out more can contact

Harvest Discipleship Ministry (HDM)

Ministry Leader – Elder Wanda Boykin
Participate in training sessions for HDM participants. Strengthen their understanding of God’s word and help support their spiritual growth by providing Biblical education and foundational courses. New Beginnings and other specified training are required prior to ministering to others.

Health Emergency Response Team (HERT)

Ministry Leader – Dr. Yvonne Wesley
Provide emergency health services to stabilize any Agape event. Facilitate transportation to the appropriate destination. Members interested in finding out more can contact

Higher Standard Singles Fellowship

Ministry Leader – Dr. Terri Davis
Create and host events that provide a nurturing and wholesome environment for fellowship among single members of Agape. Help strengthen the faith of singles while enjoying fun gatherings. Members interested in finding out more can contact

Hospitality Ministry

Ministry Leader – Vena St. Hilaire
Provide for the needs of the First Family of Agape and special guests. Create an atmosphere of comfort so their experience at Agape is always enjoyable.

*Application and interview required, members interested in finding out more can contact

Intensive Prayer Unit (IPU)

Ministry Leader – Min. Donella Waller
Seek God on behalf of Agape and intercede for our communities, our cities, our nation and our world. IPU meets weekly before services and on Friday evenings at 7:30pm. Members interested in finding out more can contact

Kingdom Konnection

Ministry Leader – Al Izlar / Jennell Jones
Help welcome Agape new members by supporting the new member process. Provide new member applications, support New Member Orientation classes, share information on salvation, and using spiritual gifts to serve. And last, assist with getting new members actively engaged with Agape’s ministries. Members interested in finding out more can contact

Maintenance Ministry

Ministry Leader – Ish Rouse
Maintenance assists in keeping the facilities at Agape Pointe in exceptional condition. Cultivate a comfortable environment, conducive to spiritual growth and development.

Marriage Ministries

Married Couples Ministry

Ministry Leader – Dr. Odessa Mc Neil
Provide information to strengthen and enhance marriages at Agape. Promote better communication, improved resource management, and spiritual growth to empower Agape couples. Build God-honoring marriages that thrive on commitment, intimacy and growth.

Premarital Counseling

A seven week course offered to couples engaged to be married. This course helps to prepare couples for a kingdom-minded marriage.

Masters Commission

Ministry Leader – Elder Dorcas Cunningham
Masters Commission is the outreach ministry of Agape committed to fulfilling the Great Commission. Reach non-Christians with the Gospel and love of Jesus Christ by any means necessary. Feed and clothe the needy, visit and offer ministry resources to those in prison, engage in domestic and foreign missions.

Mighty Men of Valor

Ministry Leader – Deacon Andrew Daly
This ministry exists to encourage, build up, and strengthen men. Aid in develop personal relationships with Jesus Christ. Provide support and encouragement needed for spiritual growth and development to all men who connect with the men’s ministry.

Parking Lot Attendants

Ministry Leader – Gary Flannery
Help others feel welcome and safe from the moment they arrive on campus. Ensure that motorists arrive and depart safely. Assist passengers to and from their vehicles, and provide light security during regular services and special events.

Prison

Ministry Leader – Elder Dorcas Cunningham
Make a difference in the lives those who are incarcerated. Become a pen pal and / or participate in worship services held at local prisons.

Rapha Bereavement Ministry

Bereavement Ministry provides funeral service preparation. They also offer prayer and loving support to those who are grieving and in need of encouragement. Provide a listening ear and be a supportive prayer partner to help others handle the passing of their loved one.

R.E.A.C.H Ministry (Ready, Effective, Available, Caring, Hospital)

Ministry Leader – Elder Ernestine Joyner
Call and visit those who are confined to hospitals, homes, and adult care facilities. Help give strength and support to those who are weak and in need of prayer.

RUTH (Righteous Undefiled Teens with a Heart after God)

Ministry Leader – Cheryl Lem
Help young women balance traditional values with modern culture. Serve as a mentor to help girls develop and mature into virtuous women. Help to host pajama parties, etiquette classes, teas, and cooking class. Teach domestic skills and wholesome virtues while having a good time.

Security Ministry

Ministry Leader – Cassandra Germaine
Be responsible for assisting with Agape’s security needs.
*Must be at least 18 years of age and undergo a background check

Usher Ministry

Ministry Leader – Deborah Wilkins
Enhance the worship of every member and guest by providing a kind word, assistance with seating or simple directions.

Web / Technology Team

The Agape Web Team identifies cutting edge technology to help Agape continue to be a progressive church. We are looking for those who are experienced in and have passion for web design, programming and content management.

Women's Fellowship

Develop women of virtue, dignity, purpose, prayer and excellence. Help women grow in their faith through teaching, hands-on training, personal mentoring and loving fellowship. Host events to minister to the total woman. Members interested in finding out more can contact – Elder Rebecca Turner