Building Successful Marriages

“He who finds a wife finds what is good and receives favor from the Lord”, Proverbs 18:22

Vision Statement

To help couples thrive in their marriage by providing empowering educational tools to nourish and cherish each other in a healthy marriage relationship. This ministry will, not only play a pivotal role in building successful marriages, but it will also impact children, families, the church, the community and ultimately, the world.

Mission

To learn and develop marriage enrichment and communication skills; understanding what the Bible says about marriage; participate in regular programs, meetings and social events; attend quarterly workshops/seminars and coaching sessions; annual honeymoon retreat.

Target Audience

Premarital couples (dating with intention of marriage); married couples (relationship enrichment); couples in crisis (communication barriers, trust/betrayal, separated, etc.). Also, couples living together with children (thinking out of the box to address an untapped population).

 

Meeting Times:

4th Tuesday of every month at 7 pm

Requirements for Marriage Ministry Volunteers

  • Must be an active member of Zion Baptist Church
  • Meet all other necessary requirements

 

Ministry Coordinators:

Dec. Yelverton Cox

Dec. Yelverton Cox, Marriage & Family Life Ministry

Sis. Shaunda Strachan

Sis. Shaunda Strachan, Marriage & Family Life Ministry

Bro. Steven Strachan

Bro. Steven Strachan, Family Life Ministry, Men’s Ministry

Sis. Daphne Williams

Sis. Daphne Williams, Marriage & Family Life Ministry

Bro. Dwayne Williams

Bro. Dwayne Williams, Christian Education, Family Life Ministry, Prayer Ministry, Public Relations Ministry/Secretariat

Rev. Leon Wilson

Rev. Leon Wilson, Family Life Ministry, Evangelism Ministry, Hospital/Visitation Ministry, Prayer Ministry

Sis. Jenniemae Cox

Sis. Jenniemae Cox, Adult Sanctuary Choir, Family Life Ministry

Sis. Ramona Wilson

Sis. Ramona Wilson, Martha’s Kitchen, Hospital/Visitation Ministry, Family Life Ministry, Prayer Ministry