The Great Commission
18 And Jesus came and spoke to them, saying, “All authority has been given to Me in heaven and on earth. 19 Go therefore and make disciples of all the nations, baptizing them in the name of the Father and of the Son and of the Holy Spirit, 20 teaching them to observe all things that I have commanded you; and lo, I am with you always, even to the end of the age.” Amen.
72 hour Emergency Bag
- preparation to help those in a catastrophe
Assisting Local World Changers - WOM & Missions Director
providing meals for the World Changer teams that come to help with building projects in or near the Chattanooga area.
Benevolence Ministry/Food Pantry
Jackie Bush & Bayside staff
To help those in need in our community
A group of men (ages 18+) from Bayside that help complete requested needs or building projects, and help with mission projects, etc.
Collecting shoes & socks for "Shoes for Orphan Souls"
Collection boxes are located at the church offices where these items can be donated to the orphans around the world (July & August)
A work team to help in a time of disaster in the community or abroad.
Easter Egg Hunt
The Saturday before Easter, an Easter Egg Hunt and a presentation of the Easter story is provided for community children.
"Getting to Know You" Ministry
George Hubbuch & Johnny Johnson
An outreach to those who have recently moved into our community by personally delivering a care package to them.
Good News Clubs in Schools
An opportunity to teach the Bible to elementary age children on a weekly basis in our local schools.
Ice Cream during TCAP’s
Amy Milliken & Bayside staff
To encourage teachers and students, Bayside provides ice cream to wrap up the TCAP week at Harrison Elementary each year.
Juvenile Detention Ministry
A team from Bayside leads a service the 4th Friday of each month.
NAPFE Ministries – Local Senior Adult Center
- A church bus is driven each week to pick up senior adults for the Bayside morning service – Charles Nix
- A Small Group is held each Sunday – Charles Nix & Jackie Young
- Wednesday Bible Study – Janean Heath
- Holiday Parties – Joyce Nix
Operation Christmas Child Shoe Boxes
Laura Highlander & Bayside staff
Collecting items and packing shoeboxes for children around the world (Oct. & Nov.).
The first Tuesday of each month at 10:30am senior adults gather at Bayside to meet for a short devotion. Guest musicians perform and there is a potluck dinner for lunch prior to going out and visiting those Bayside shut-ins.
Prayer Pagers Ministry
These pagers are made available to encourage those that are in need of prayer. Someone would simply call the pager number and leave their phone number. The person with a need will be paged. When the person is paged, they can know someone is praying for them.
Romeo’s – (Retired Old Men Eating Often)
George Hubbuch & Darle Jordan
Breakfast every Monday morning at 8:00am.
SPA (School of Performing Arts)
Private music lessons are available for various instruments such as: (piano, guitar, violin, fiddle, flute, trumpet, & voice, etc.)
Summer services at Harrison Bay State Park
Charles Nix & Mitch Cleek
9:30am Sunday mornings (Memorial Day – Labor Day)
Tuesday Night Visitation
This is a visitation program to reach out to those in our community that have visited one of our church services or an event that was hosted by Bayside.
Terry Knecht & Amy Milliken
UPWARD Basketball & Cheerleading – (November- February)
UPWARD Soccer – (August-October)
A first class children and youth sports experience that emphasizes healthy competition, sportsmanship, skill building and fun, where the greatest achievement is being more like Jesus.
Vacation Bible School (VBS)
Amy Milliken & Bayside staff
A once a year ministry to the children of our community to hear about the love of Christ ( 3rd week of June) (collect items for shoeboxes)
Wildgame Dinner for men and boys
Jamie Parker & Darle Jordan
Well known speakers with powerful testimonies are brought in to reach out to men and boys on the first Saturday of February each year
WOM (Women on Mission)
A missions organization for women (ages 18+) from Bayside that pray for, learn about, give to, do missions, grow spiritually towards a missions heart & support Bayside & our denomination. (ICU meals – quarterly; mission studies – monthly; special projects – as needed)
Oaxaca, Mexico - August 1-8, 2015
Focuses – Place shoes and socks on orphans sponsored by Buckner International – “Shoes for Orphan Souls”) – $1,300 (Bayside members)
Qormi, Malta – April 27-May 7, 2015
Focuses – Family Festival, Car Wash, Prayer Walk, Evangelize & Disciple – $1,600 (Bayside members)
Associational WOM (Nationwide Women on Mission)
WOM on a national level
- West Virginia – prison ministry & birthing center
- Copper Basin Crisis Center: (Copper Hill, TN) – sorting clothes & Bible Studies
New Mexico – May 30-June 6, 2015
$500 (Bayside members) includes meals, lodging & transportation
- Meeting Sunday Feb. 8 / choir room
Vermont – July & October 2015
$550 (Bayside members) includes meals, lodging & transportation; exacts dates to be determined