Ladies Ministry: These wonderful ladies do things like Prepare and Clean up after dinners. They also clean the church. UPCI MO Ladies Ministry Link
R.O.C.K. Band: Random Outreach of Compassion and Kindness. This group, lead by Bro. David Luechtefeld, helps the needy, elderly, and disabled. They clean yards, move grass, and remove snow. They help the community in any way they can.
Youth Ministry: Youth Leaders, Bart and Jenifer Quilacio, along with their Youth Council devote much time to the youth in our church. They provide a fun, high impact youth service on Wednesday night services, game nights, and other youth functions. The Youth Council along with the Quilacios determine monthly activities, youth services, and outings. UPCI MO Youth Link http://www.moyouth.com/
Sunday School: Sis Jenifer Quilacio, along with her team of dedicated Sunday School teachers take extra special care in presenting spiritual education to our children. They are always thinking of new and exciting ways to present the gospel to the next generation-Our Future Church! Bible stories, crafts, music, and drama are a few of the activities utilized in making our classes special! Sis Hickman also coorindates the summer Vacation Bible School as well as the Convenant Class for Selected Youth. UPCI Sunday School Division Link http://www.sundayschooldivision.org/
Puppet and Hand Mime Team: Our powerfully anointed blacklight puppet team, Lead by Sis Sheila Bowens travels the United States ministering to the lost and providing high impact praise and worship services for people of all ages. This team has ministered to thousands of people and God has blessed them by pouring out His Spirit during each performance. To Schedule a puppet show please contact Sheila Bowens at firstname.lastname@example.org or email@example.com
Dramatic Sign Team: Directed by Sis Sandra Luechtefeld, this anointed sign choir uses dramatic sign language as a beautiful was to worship and Praise the Lord as well as, minister to others. Hearing Impaired - Sign Language Interpreters are available for all Worship Services.
Drama Team/Human Video: Lead by Sis Sheila Bowens, uses drama to minister to the church. This team also travels with the puppet team and is used as the ministering tool to bring others to Christ. This team is very anointed and has seen thousands receive the beautiful gift of the Holy Ghost under their ministry.
The Maxwell Team: This is a team of construction workers and general labourers who minister through the construction of churches. This team has helped on numerous "Church in a Day" Projects and has build four churches/Bible Colleges overseas; Palau, Vanuatu, Papau New Guinea, Solomon Islands, Samoa, back to Vanuatu. They have a strong burden to spread the gospel and with their God given talents, they spread his word by giving natives a place to worship and become educated so they can go back to their tribes and spread the Good News of Jesus Christ!
If you are interested in helping with this project please contact Rev Daniel Maxwell at 314 954-2728 or if you would like to contribute financially to this project please mail checks to Calvary New Life Tabernacle C/O Sandra Luechtefeld-Maxwell Team Project, 150 W. Industrial Drive, Gerald, MO 63037, or better yet come visit us on Sunday( 10am or 6pm) or Wednesday (7 pm)for service and we can tell you all about the exciting things going on in Gerald, MO!
Church in a Day Project- Rapid City, SD
Photos courtesy of Denny Joslin
Foreign/Home Missions- CNLT is a firm believer in supporting our foreign missionaries.( http://www.foreignmissions.com/ )If you are unable to be a missionary yourself, we ask you to consider sponsoring a missionary. Imagine how many souls could be touched if you support a missionary. If you would like to support a missionary please Contact Mitchell or Schevion Fox, they are CNLT mission leaders. They have a strong burden for missions. They have been part of several church in a day projects as well as part of the Maxwell Team.
If your burden is here in the United States, we ask you to support a home missionary. You cannot out give God. http://www.homemissionsdivision.com/
Church Beautification Committee- This group of individuals help keep the outside of the church looking well manicured. They plant flowers, mow grass, and weed the flower beds. The outside of the church is the first thing visitors see and we want it to look welcoming to all. With the new construction this has become quite a feat. Prolonged periods of rain have made the outside a muddy swamp. With the Lords help, the church parking lot, retaining wall and flower beds will be finished and the outside of the church clutter-free!
Church Prayer Group: This group meets every Saturday evening at 7/8 pm. This is lead by Sis Donna Hudson.
Holiday Committee-This group sets up the church for all the holidays, for Pastor's birthday and anniversary, and Pastor/Clergy Appreciation month.
Audio/Video/Lighting-This group records services, dramas, and weddings. They also make sure the lighting is set properly during the drama ministries and puppet shows. This is lead by Sis Sheila Bowen, Trinity Brooks and Bro Blayne Brooks
Maintenance-This is headed by Pastor Maxwell. He sets up church work days and maintain the church.
Couples in Christ-This ministry is lead by Rev David and Sandra Luechtefeld. Couples fellowship together on a monthly basis and/or marriage classes are give by the Luechtefeld's. The marriage classes are round table discussion group. It provides a relaxed environment for married couples to discuss their lives and get support from one another.
Food Pantry Ministry- This ministry helps the Gerald Community Outreach/Food Pantry. Volunteer work at the local food pantry once every six weeks or when other churches are not available to do their shifts. Volunteers work in the resale shop, which raises money to buy food or pay electric bills for the needy in our area. This is lead by Sis Sandra Luechtefeld
Calendar- Sis Sandra set ups and prints the monthly calendar bulletins.
Media Missions- http://www.thereishopefortoday.com/ UPCI radio show and Bible study.
Calvary New Life's Favorite area radio station- http://www.joyfmonline.org/
Bible Studies- Mondays at the Church lead by Bro and Sis Bradley;
Greeters - Greeters welcome people at the doors and work the lobby registration tables at all regular services and special all-church meetings. Workers need to arrive approximately one hour before service. All Greeters have entered the Ministry, must attend for 1 year and attend scheduled Ministry & Prayer meetings. Bro and Sis Bobby Hance