All your children will be taught of the Lord and great shall be the peace of your children (Isaiah 54:13).
Acorns, our Christian education ministry to children, focuses on the developmental potential of children and supports the role of parents, the primary teachers of children, in safeguarding and nurturing their children's personal spiritual growth and their social, emotional and intellectual resources. Through Acorns we desire to see the children who dwell under our shade taught of the Lord and growing in character and in wisdom and in their knowledge and enjoyment of Jesus.
May our sons flourish in their youth like well nurtured plants, and our daughters like corner pillars fashioned for a palace (Psalm 144:12).
Led by young people for young people Xcel hosts and organises spiritually, socially and intellectually stimulating spaces for personal spiritual growth that are fun and relevant to the life experiences of today’s youth.
They will flourish like the palm tree (Psalm 92:12).
Led by Pastor Dee Bryce, Flourish, our ministry to women, hosts and organises spiritually, socially and emotionally rich learning spaces for women to further their personal spiritual growth and to find in the company of other women the wisdom of God for the circumstances of life.
They will grow like the Cedars of Lebanon (Psalm 92:12).
Led by Pastor Tony Bryce, Cedars, our ministry to men, fosters in men godly characteristics associated with the Cedars of Lebanon. Cedars hosts and organises spiritually, socially and emotionally rich learning spaces for men to further their personal spiritual growth and to find in the company of other men the wisdom of God for the circumstances of life.
Bring pure oil from beaten olives for the lamp, that a light may be kept burning regularly (Leviticus 24:2).
Light Keepers pray regularly for the the peace and prosperity of the city in which we are based, and for the charity that has made room for us in their facility, and watch over the ethos that fuels the work of Olive Branch Community Church.