Nichole Thompson, Fellowship Purpose Head
Purpose connects Turner Chapel AME members to each other, to help lead
us to the knowledge and the feeling that we are one body in Christ.
Members bond together by loving each other, staying in constant prayer
for one another, and empowering each other. “But if we walk in the
light, as he is in the light, we have fellowship with one another, and
the blood of Jesus, his Son, purifies us from all sin.” 1 John 1:7 NIV
Adult Athletic Ministry
develops and coordinates activities and fellowship opportunities
through participation in various women, men, and co-ed athletic
Dream Lifters Ministry
Lifters offers professional development on various business topics to
share resources with those who need help in an existing business or to
start a business. It also provides support, encouragement and
instruction to the unemployed an underemployed by facilitating
workshops and seminars designed to meet the needs of jobseekers and
those desiring career advancement.
The Echelon Young Adult Ministry
Chapel’s Young Adult ministry is called Echelon. The purpose of Echelon
is to extend support, encouragement, and Biblical teaching to young
adults, ages 18-26. Echelon strives to offer young adults the
opportunity to serve at church and in the community. Echelon offers a
variety of activities that focus on fellowship, worship, service,
evangelism and discipleship. Echelon gives young adult believers the
chance to connect with one another and strives to give them the
opportunity to grow in their relationship with the Lord by being
involved in ministry and utilizing their authentic gifts and talents. “Therefore let us move beyond the elementary teachings about Christ and be taken forward to maturity.” -Hebrews 6:1A
Golden Agers Ministry (Seniors)
ministry provides assistance, care, and guidance to elderly members by
coordinating activities and fellowship opportunities to benefit the
Ministry encourages a healthier congregation by increasing members’
awareness of healthcare issues. The ministry sponsors informational
events throughout the year and provides First Aid care during church
HIV/AIDS W.A.R. (Wellness Awareness Recovery)
This ministry provides an annual workshop on HIV/AIDS awareness and prevention.
Keeping The Covenant Married Couples Ministry
the Covenant supports, encourages, and instructs married couples
through fellowship activities, seminars, small group Bible Study,
workshops, and retreats to assist in building stronger Christian
Keeping Turner Connected (KTC)
KTC connects members through focused communication, small groups, and fellowship activities that promote unity.
The Quilting Group
The Quilting Group shares quilting ideas, patterns and pictures of quilts, in addition to decorating and creating quilts.
The Needle Craft Group
Needle Craft Group provides a forum for sharing various knitting,
crocheting and sewing techniques. Their work is displayed during an
annual craft show.
Regarding Women Ministry (RWM)
addresses the needs and issues that pertain to women through a variety
of activities: Bible Study classes, seminars, workshops, revivals,
retreats/advances, shopping trips and more. Women can grow spiritually
and become connected.
Singles with Anointed Vision (SWAV)
SWAV connects and empowers single members through workshops, seminars, Bible Study and fellowships.
Sons of Allen Men’s Ministry
ministry develops and implements an array of activities where men
gather to fellowship and address specific issues and challenges relating
Tender Loving Care (TLC)
provides support and recognition to members during special moments,
providing heartwarming and memorable expressions of love.