Compassion Ministry

Helping Hands/Compassion Ministry

Our Mission is to glorify God:
Guest Services:
  • Working with existing ministries of Christ Bible Church of Chicago to make ministry information readily available;

  • Working with the members, ministries, visitors and friends of Christ Bible Church of Chicago to identify needs and fill the gaps on Sunday’s when they are present;

  • Create an atmosphere that is engaging and welcoming.

  • Maintaining the Helping Hands Desk as a central information and distribution point on Sunday.

  • Become an extension of the church office on Sundays when the members of the Body are present.

  • Provide Pastor Ford, Elder Lyles, Elder Dixon and the other staff with a report and follow up.

  • Responsible for greeting CBC guests
  • Providing information to CBC Guests as needed, and any necessary follow up information
  • Responsible for keeping up with electronic announcements, as well as announcements from the pulpit that may affect the work of the ministry.
Create a Continuum of Prayer on Sunday that:
  • Assists members that are in need of prayer to meet with an elder or a deacon;

  • Create a point of contact for members interested in obtaining information regarding the

    various counseling.

    Helping Hands/Compassion Ministry Outline:


Information Exchange/Service to other ministries
  • Manage sign-up sheets

  • Sell tapes/CDs/Books

  • Take messages for staff and Pastor Ford

  • Ad hoc finance (Kathy Kerney and Kelly Gosa specifically)

  • Have an elder assigned to the Compassion Ministry before, during and after service