This is a group of trained volunteers work with the children of our church following the time of worship, during the Sermon that are under the age of 7. If you are interested in serving there is a one day training program that is required before someone can serve. All are welcome to attend the training
Once a month our Pastor cooks breakfast at the church. It is an opportunity to invite friends and people to the church. It's an informal way for individuals to me the people who attend the Pillar our church and get to know us. Besides, who doesn't like someone to cook us a really nice breakfast on a Saturday?
A time of fellowship and sharing the word of God. Meets in June of every year. Look for it on the Calendar for date
Our Church is the last group in the Memorial day parade and we clean up the steets as a community service to our community
CCM & Keryx are a four day retreat for the residents at the correctional facilities in Gowanda, NY. They are Gospel centered retreats that introduces the men to our Savior Jesus. It is a powerful weekend that requires much prayer and support from the local Christian community. We are dedicated to supporting this vital ministry to the one of “the least of these” groups that exists in our backyard. Meets on – Every Spring & Fall
Every summer a team is formed to take a one week mission trip to an area of the country were severe weather has impacted a community with-in the United States.
Each year we pack shoe boxes for Operation Christmas Child. We donating small items that we place in shoeboxes and they are sent worldwide to impoverished locations. This is a tangible way for us to share the love of Jesus and the Gospel to children all over the world. We start collecting items in August of each year.
Every June our church has a Chicken BBQ for the mission trip that we participate in with the Mission of Helping Hands. All proceeds from the BBQ go for materials that are used to help people in the USA that have devastated by storms.
– Our Church each year hold a Compassion Sunday were we try to find children all over the world a sponsor from our church.
Every Christmas Season we go to local retirement homes and sing Christmas Carols to the residents. A wonderful way to share the Christmas spirit with people who may never get a Christmas visit otherwise.
Court Side Ministry is a prayer ministry that is held outside the local city court in Dunkirk, NY. We pray for people who are coming and going in to the court house with a focus on individuals who are currently enrolled in drug court. Reaching out and providing prayer and connections to local churches and their outreaches to minister to people who are in recovery
A ministry that brings people who live in nursing home and assisted living homes to the local water front to enjoy an afternoon outside.
Every 4th of July we have a $1 hot dog sale to benefit local veterans. But the true purpose of the sale to make introduce ourselves to people in the neighborhoods the surround our Church. Making connections and introducing people to Jesus.
We make trips to Erie Pa. to distribute items to the homeless community. We have cookouts and distribute personal hygiene items that we collect at church.
We collect personal care items, toiletries, and clothing for women escaping abusive situations. The care packages are distributed to the local shelter aiding women and families.