Ministries

MEDIA MINISTRY

Chair: Donald M. Zulu

Occupation: Engineer – Telecommunications and Electronics

Vice Chair: Njekwa Sitali

Occupation: I.T Student

 
MINISTRY OBJECTIVES

This ministry is a joint venture with other Reformed Baptist Churches in Zambia. It has produced programs for both Radio and T.V. Currently it airs programs on Radio Christian Voice in Lusaka and Faith Radio in Kitwe.
Plans for the year 2017 :
To air produced programs on as many Radio and Television stations locally and internationally where possible.
Departments and its leaders
RECORDING Lewis Mumba and Confidence Daka:
To ensure that all the sermons and any other events happening at church are recorded.
PRODUCTION by Mwansa Mbewe and Vunga Singogo:
To ensure that all the recorded sermons and events are edited ready for airing.
FUNDRAISING by Kalenga Kanganja and Brian Zuze:
Responsible for sourcing funds to get programs on air.
MARKETING by Namundi Nambao:
Responsible for finding Radio and T.V stations where the programs are aired.
FINANCE by Jonathan Tembo:
This is the departments that accounts for ministry’s finances and expenditure.
WEBSITE by Jessie Himunyanga and Confidence Daka:
This department collects information concerning the church and informed the world about the church through the website.


CHILDRENS MINISTRY

Chair: Mwindula Mbewe

Occupation: Information Technology Specialist

Vice Chair: Leo Silowa

Occupation: Police Inspector

 
MINISTRY OBJECTIVES

To reach children with the gospel within and outside the church.
Plans for the year 2017 :
– Hold an interschool evangelistic debate for the church run Eagles Nest Primary School
– Encourage Sunday school teachers to connect with children outside they classroom
– Aid church plant John Laing Baptist Church to setup their own Children’s Ministry
– Develop Sunday school and bible club lessons
– Aid church home groups to setup bible clubs to reach the children in their community
– Setup a mothers room for women with very young children separate from the auditorium with video and audio feed from the service
Departments and its leaders
EAGLES NEST COORDINATOR by Tolai Mweetwa
Ensure the ministry is well coordinated with the church run school
BIBLE CLUB COORDINATOR by Mwaba Silowa & Mirriam Makayi
Coordinate the home group run bible clubs
FINANCE by Khoza Gomile
Manage the ministry’s finances
LOGISTICS & EVENTS COORDINATOR by Wilson Chisha
Assist across the departments in logistics and events
SUNDAY SCHOOL COORDINATOR by Chizi Musonda
Coordinate the children’s Sunday School
CURRICULUM DEVELOPMENT by Esnart Mphanza & Masela Kaunda
Manage the development of lessons by the children’s teachers


CAMPUS OUTREACH MINISTRY

Chair: MacArthur Mudenda

Occupation:

 
MINISTRY OBJECTIVES

Reaching out to students mostly through evangelism on University and College Campuses.
To be the ministry that stimulates church members to reach out to students in Universities and Colleges in their residential vicinities.
Plans for the year 2017 :

Departments and its leaders
SECRETARIATE by Mwila Banda
TREASUREY by Kapembwa Mudenda
CAMPUS COORDINATION by Kapanda Lunda, Daniel Chibutu, Njweka Sitali, Phil Lungu & Musopelo chilongoshi
To follow up on all activities on that particular campus such as engaging with ZAFES in setting up preaching dates and outreach follow up, coordinate various outreach local trips, coordinate preaching activities for welcome first years and evangelism with ZAFES on campus.
PUBLICITY by Ruth Ngwira


BOOK MINISTRY

Chair: Kayula Siame

Occupation: Permanent Secretary

 
MINISTRY OBJECTIVES

To provide sound Christian literature to believers and non believers.
Plans for the year 2017 :
– Reach out to sister churches through the provision of good and sound Christian literature
– Partner with campus and marriage enrichment Ministries
– Raise funds by issuing a book bond
Departments and its leaders
FINANCE by Joseph Kakoma
MARKETING AND ADVERTISMENT by Kakonde Samutela
BOOKSTORE AND SUPPLY by Jennifer Sakwiya
COMMUNICATION by Ketty Mwila


SENIOR YOUTH MINISTRY

Chair: Kabanda Lunda

Occupation: Demographer

Vice Chair: Mubanga Mwenya

 
MINISTRY OBJECTIVES

To reaching out to youths particularly those between ages 21 and 35 through various evangelistic ventures
Plans for the year 2017 :
Revamping the church play park through interactions with youths in the neighborhood as well as one-off evangelistic events at the park. The ministry has targeted Lusaka’s Libala neighborhood as its main base of operations for face-to-face evangelism. The ministry also plans to visit one of the church’s mission stations for evangelism.
Departments and its leaders
PUBLICITY by Khoza Gomile
To publicise the events and activities of the group both within the ministry and externally.
EVANGELISM & MISSIONS by Daniel Chibutu
To co-ordinate and facilitate the evagelism activities of the ministry
To inculcate a mindset of missions in ministry members through engagement in mission trips and with missionaries
FELLOWSHIP & PLAYPARK CO-ORDINATOR by Namundi Nambao
-To act as a point of reference for church visitors in the Senior YP target group to the ministry and facilitate activities at the church’s play park.
-To co-ordinate follow up of ministry members by the committee members.
-To facilitate activities at the church’s play park through interaction with the youth in the surrounding neighbourhood and also through one off events there.
SOCIAL EVENTS by Mwape Mbewe
Provides a platform through social events to facilitate interaction among ministry members.
BOOK REVIEW & PRAYER by Mwansa Mbewe
To organise, co-ordinate and facilitate prayer meetings and implement activities that develop a reading culture.


INTERMEDIATE YOUTH MINISTRY

Chair: Chitaku Kumwenda

Occupation:

Vice Chair: Amanda Ngenda

Occupation:

 
MINISTRY OBJECTIVES

Plans for the year 2017 :

Departments and its leaders


JUNIOR YOUNG POEPLES (JYP) MINISTRY

Chair: Andrew Sinkamba

Occupation: Accountant

Vice Chair: Zuba Mwanza

Occupation: Environmentalist/Entrepreneur

 
MINISTRY OBJECTIVES

The ministry’s main objective is to minister the gospel of Christ to preteens mainly at Kabwata Baptist Church and beyond.
Plans for the year 2017 :
To consolidate a consistent following among preteens at Kabwata Baptist Church and hopefully begin to reach out beyond Kabwata Baptist Church afterwards.
Departments and its leaders
LOGISTICS by MacArthur Mudenda
Provide Efficient logistical support to all ministry activities. i.e. the annual Youth camp
SOCIAL MEDIA by Thokozani Tembo and Daniel Chibutu:
To make sure that our social media accounts are updated and well managed.


MARRIAGE ENRICHMENT MINISTRY

Chair: Golden Makayi

Occupation: Civil Engineer

 
MINISTRY OBJECTIVES

To reach out with the gospel of Christ to married couples whose marriages may be in trouble.
Plans for the year 2017 :
– to hold Seminars where different themes on marriage will be handled;
– to host DVD Shows with a gospel touch; and
– to counsel couples in troubled marriages with the aim of sharing the gospel.
Departments and its leaders
SECRETARIAT by Mr. Solomon and Mrs. Kunda Ching’ambu:
Ensures that all activities and events of the ministry are documented and records thereof well kept.
TREASURY/LOGISTICS by Mr. Alexander and Mrs. Phyllis Kabamba:
Responsible for the preparation of the ministry’s annual budget as well as logistical requirements. Also responsible for coordinating members in providing the logistics for the ministry’s activities and events.
PUBLICITY by Mr. Mutale and Cynthia Mubanga:
Ensures that the activities and events of the ministry are widely publicised internally and to the outside world. It is also responsible for the publication of the Sunday Mail advertsements on counselling.
COUNSELLING by Mr. Michael and Mrs. Doreen Chelelwa:
Responsible for coordinating counselling activities as well as updating the database of people who attend the ministry’s activities and events. The department also coordinates follow up activities of the couple


PUBLIC EVENTS MINISTRY

Chair: Noel Konga

Occupation: Procurement/supply chain

Vice Chair: Wilfred Mwenya

Occupation: Lawyer

 
MINISTRY OBJECTIVES

To share the gospel through participating or facilitating participation in events that are of a public nature.
Plans for the year 2017 :
-Take part in Inter Company relay
-Take part in the 2017 Agricultural and Commercial Show
-Conduct displays at Arcades and Manda Hill shopping Mall and Church Play park
-Take part in graduations at one college and one university
Departments and its leaders
LITERATURE by William Banda:
Responsible for preparation of literature tailor made for each public event.
LOGISTICS by Chongo Mutunwa:
Ensures that identified public events are arranged and managed through provision of necessary resources and tools.
FOLLOW UPS by Wilson Chisha:
Reviews all public events done and ensures that contacts made or agreements are followed up by respective ministries or partners.
EVENTS CO-ORDINATION by Phillemon Lungu:
FINANCE by Kasuba Lingomba:
Custodian of ministry accounts
LIASON AND INT. COMUNICATION by Henry Chibutu:
Communication with partners.


LADIES MINISTRY

Chair: Mwaba Silowa

Occupation: Accountant

Vice Chair: Tuseko Sindano

Occupation: Accountant

 
MINISTRY OBJECTIVES

To reach out to women of all walks of life with the gospel of our Lord Jesus Christ.
To offer Christian service to church members (women) in needy situations
To enhance fellowship among the womenfolk of the church and other sister churches
To ensure that the cleanliness of the sanctuary is maintained
Plans for the year 2017 :
 
Departments and its leaders
EVANGELISM by Mrs. Adeline Filakati:
coordinates all evangelistic activities of the Ministry
SPECIAL NEEDS by Mrs. Charity Mwenya:
coordinates our services to other church members in needy situations
INTERACTIVE by Mrs. Kawanga Chisola:
enhances the fellowship and meeting together of all women of the church and sister churches. The department also publicizes the Ministry and its activities.
FUNDRAISING by Mrs. Edna Sichalwe:
This is a support department of the Ministry that helps in mobilizing resources for different activities.


MUSIC MINISTRY

Chair: Mutale Mubanga

Occupation:

Vice Chair: Edward Chata

Occupation:

 
MINISTRY OBJECTIVES

The Music Ministry exists glorify God and spread the gospel of our Lord Jesus Christ through music. The ministry endeavors to balance between the beauty of music as an art and as a ministry. It plays a major role in helping the church in congregational singing and organizes regular Christian music concerts for the purpose of sharing the gospel.
Plans for the year 2017 :
-Visit mission stations
-Sing at the annual Missions Conference
-Hold annual evangelistic Easter Concert
-Sing at the Reformed Family Conference
-Hold annual evangelistic Christmas concert
Departments and its leaders
SECRETARIATE by Ketty Mwila:
TREASURY by Cynthia Mubanga and Lewis Mumba:
MUSIC DIRECTOR by Chishiba Chibuta:


EVERGREEN MINISTRY

Chair: Chonde Chiluba

Occupation:Architect

Vice Chair: William Banda

Occupation:Human Resource Practitioner

 
MINISTRY OBJECTIVES

This Ministry is the work of Kabwata Baptist Church and our aim to use the printed page to spread God-glorifying and Christ-centred literature across Zambia and beyond. We are responding to the Great Commission of serving God by bringing the gospel to the lost people through literature. This is important because there is not much that is written here in Zambia. It is also for sharing knowledge and truth to believers in order for them to be built up, well grounded and encouraged. The following books and magazines are available namely; 2017 Pilgrim Bible Notes, Reformation today Magazine, 2017 Reformation Zambia Magazines, Transforming our Work culture, Your discipleship Manual, By Fire and By Cloud, Maintaining Sexual Purity and Foundation for the Flock(soft cover).
Plans for the year 2017 :
Our focus for this year is mainly on selling most of the materials that we printed last year and so we are not printing any new titles for books in 2017 except for Magazines. We need to secure a room within Kabwata Baptist church where to keep our stock and also to recover money from our debtors. We aim to synchronize the partnership between ourselves and Evergreen bookstore so that the wholesaler and retailer supply chain is clearly defined.
Departments and its leaders
EDITORIAL AND PRINTING vacant:
This department is responsible for editing, typesetting and printing all of our materials.
STORAGE AND STOCKS by Mrs. Doreen Chelelwa :
Responsible for keeping our stock and issuing out stock that is required for distribution.
SALES AND MARKETING by Chonde Chiluba and William Banda:
responsible for marketing and selling of books and Magazines respectively.
FINANCE by Bupe Mukuka:
responsible for ensuring that we meet obligations from our creditors and drawing up our operating budget.
REVENUE by Mrs. Martha Kaputula :
responsible for ensuring that all our debtors meet their obligations with ourselves.