Doing ministry for the Master through the five-fold ministries of Discipleship, Fellowship, Service, Worship and Evangelism Acts 2:42-47.
Canaan Baptist Church has several ministries designed to encourage and equip every member of your family. Whether you are married or single, a man or woman of any age, student or a child, we have a ministry designed just for you. Below is our list of ministries with a brief description.
Arinda Stallings Mother’s Ministry
Senior Christian women of faith, exemplifying holiness, discretion, love and teachers of good thing to younger women. Titus 2:1, 3-5
Serves the needs and supports members through a three fold approach, local, national and international.
The Canaan Bereavement Ministry provides love, caring consolation, and spiritual support to church families who are grieving the death of a loved one. The Ministry also offers assistance with funeral services and receptions.
Canaan Business Network Ministry
Impacting the human condition by developing, establishing, and promoting the Godly enterprise of economic empowerment and solidarity of the Canaan Baptist Church by supporting businesses in the Canaan Baptist Church. Download our Directory Here:
Canaan for Life Ministry
Impacting the Human Condition by providing spiritual support, encouragement and prayer for cancer patients, survivors and their families.
Charles Kirksey Prison Outreach Ministry
Provides re-entry services and training to inmates and ex-offenders in the state of Delaware and programs that support the in-mates both during incarceration and their re-entry back into the community.
Christian Education Assist in the spiritual growth and discipleship of believers into Christ-likeness via Sunday School, New Members Class and Vacation Bible School for all ages.
Provides effectual communications to the congregation of Canaan through verbal, written and visual mediums.
Deacon Ministry The Deacon Ministry serves the congregation, supports the Pastor and helps to implement the vision cast by the Pastor.
Donald J. Bowman Angel Tree Ministry Provides Christmas gifts and toys to children with an incarcerated parent(s) and provide support throughout the year.
Earl Gardner Transportation Ministry
The Transportation Ministry provides transportation for our worshippers to and from church.
Emma Bordley Hospitality Ministry
Impacting the human condition through congregational intimacy by providing for the nutritional needs of the members of the church.
Ernest & Yolanda Purnell Senior’s Ministry
Plan, execute, sponsor, and participate in activities for the Seniors (age 50+) of the Canaan Baptist Church and the surrounding communities.
Spreads the good news of the gospel of Jesus Christ by engaging the local community through door to door witnessing through media distribution and a variety of creative methodologies, and feeding and clothing the needy.
A servant focused ministry with the enhancement of worship as our goal. We warmly welcome and extend hospitality to all that enter into any service where God can be magnified.
Grief Share - Grief Recovery Support Group
Grief Share is a friendly, caring group of people who will walk alongside you through one of life’s most difficult experiences. You don’t have to go through the grieving process alone.
Assist and serve the sick during worship services and promotes healthy choices through seminars, health fairs, and screenings.
The Historian Ministry records the "life" of the Church and its people so that the rich legacy and history of the church will bless God's people for generations.
International Cultural Ministry
An event ministry that embodies our core value of Congregational Intimacy by bridging gaps of cultural differences, through worship and fellowship learning of a different background and bringing awareness of our differences.
The Marriage Ministry endeavors to encourage, enrich, and celebrate the marriage according to the will of God by helping couples thrive in their marriage.
Ensures the financial records of the church are maintained through weekly recording of tithes, offering and capital campaign contributions. As well as maintain membership name and address records.
Empowers and equip men to fulfill God’s purpose in their lives and impact their faithfulness, their family life, and help to cultivate a closer walk with Christ.
Music & Sacred Arts Ministry
Promotes congregational intimacy in worship, provide relevant and spiritual music that will enhance every service through- the Voices of Canaan, Mighty Men of Canaan, Singing Sisters, Canaan Band, Youth Choir, Silver Voices, Women of Worship, Unity Mass Choir, P/A – Sound System, and Drama and Arts.
Assist with the administration and operation needs of Canaan Baptist Church Ministerial Team under the direction of Sr. Pastor Dr. Christopher A. Bullock.
A ministry designed to primarily focus on and serve the Pastor and First Family. Keeping the church body informed of special days and events that are celebrated by the Pastor and his family.
Regena Manley Missionary Ministry
The Missionary Ministry helps to Impact the Human Condition by fulfilling the need first then praying that someone will cry out ‘what must I do to be saved.
Ensures the safety of the Pastor, First Family, and the congregation at large, as well as the safety and protection of church property, including buildings, grounds, equipment, and other assets of the church.
Sisters of Canaan Women’s Ministry
Bringing women together in Christ for encouragement, service, and spiritual growth.
Special Needs Ministry
Special Needs Ministry mission is to assist each individual to experience worship and life to its fullest potential and help to enhance his/her journey towards a fuller and richer quality of life.
Substance Abuse Counseling Ministry
The Substance Abuse Ministry impacts the human condition through a Faith-Based Substance Abuse Counseling Ministry that helps addictive individuals move toward a productive lifestyle that will empower them to better serve their family and community.
Sunday School, or Sunday morning Bible study, provides Bible teaching for preschool children through adults. Each class is designed to help members better understand the Bible and how it applies in our lives today.
Thomas Risher Veterans Ministry
To recognize, honor and support all military veterans of the church. Provide both spiritual and moral support to families of deployed military members.
The Trustee Ministry is accountable for the financial matters of the church.
Youth and Young Adult Ministry
The Canaan Youth Ministry trains children and youth for ministry, which is based on Proverbs 22:6, ‘Train up a child in the way he should go, and when he is old, he will not depart from it. Our Youth Ministries are: Praise Dance, Gemstones, Rights of Passage, College Connections, and Lessons In Life.
The Young Adult Ministry (18-39+) works to engage them in spiritual growth and development, prepare them for Christian adulthood; encourage them to discover their spiritual gifts and utilize their time, talent, and treasure for Christian worship and service; expose them to a larger component of the Baptist tradition; promote higher education and scholarship; and provide opportunities for fellowship, outreach, and community service. Also, we participate in the NBC, USA, Inc. Congress of Christian Education, NE Region, and UBC of DE Young Adult Department “iRock” (FB-iROCK.NBC, Twitter @iROCK_NBC; Instagram @irocknbc); and fellowship with CBC ministries and other churches in recreational activities.
Ushers -Senior and Youth- are door keepers working for the Master.