Ministries

so he got up from the meal, took off his outer clothing, and wrapped a towel around his waist.  After that, he poured water into a basin and began to wash his disciples’ feet, drying them with the towel that was wrapped around him.

-- John 13: 4,5

One of the fundamental principles learned from the WORD Retreats is the significance of serving others.  Christ Community Ministries considers the advancement of community ministries as one of its chief objectives.  It is hoped that the information contained in these pages encourages you by presenting the wonderful things that are happening in Juneau, as well as inspiring you to take up your towel, get down on  your knees and wash the feet of another.

Below is a short summary of the various ministry opporunities in Juneau, most of which link to sites with more extensive information.

Women's Ministry

Discover the opportunities available for women's fellowships.  You can choose a wide range of options, whether participating in the Women's WORD Retreats or learning to kayak.

Men's Ministry

Check out what men are doing to strengthen one another in Christ.  Discover where men fellowships are located as well as exploring other opportunities such as the Men's WORD Retreat.

Camp Encouragement Ministry

Juneau is a popular destination place for tourists, but it is also a great place fo young campers.  Camps in the Juneau area include Echo Ranch, Rainbow (Haines) and the Methodist Camp.  Encouragement Ministry focuses on assisting the staff, many of whom are in high school or college, often far, far away from home.  Explore how you can help.

Youth Ministries

It is probably one of the most exciting after-affects of years of WORD and ACTS Retreats is the talk about town regarding youth ministries, exploring new ways to get outside-the-box and encourage young people. 

Helping the Needy

It is indeed one of the shining lights of the Christian community in Juneau that in this small city, with small to modest size churches, we pool our resources, joining with businesses and other resources to provide a substantial amount of service to others in need.

Featured is information on various groups that provide assistance to those in need.

  • Glory Hole -- how you can help with the cooking
  • Salvation Army
  • St. Vincent's
  • Love INC

Prison Ministries

Juneau has a strong, vibrant prison ministry, as well as a tradition of organizing prison retreats. 

New Ideas

Below are list of suggestions offered by pastors, community leaders and people like you.  Pray for these opportunities.  Pray for resources and pray  that someone in the community will stand up to be counted.

  • Assistance with Health Bills
  • Youth and exposure to pornography
  • Youth and drugs
  • Advent Conspiracy
  • Marriage Conference
  • Hospital Chaplains

 

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