FAMILY LIFE MINISTRY
a total life approach to bring families together for Christ-centered,
fun-filled activities and sports for all ages.
for all ages focus on more than winning a game. They focus on a
winning attitude. Children and adults alike learn the value of endurance,
teamwork, discipline and sportsmanship-all while having a great
time and making new friends.
of your experience or abilities, the Family Life Ministry at HNC
provides many great ways to exercise the body as well as build character
their invited guests may participate in free play or "pick
up" games whenever other scheduled events do not preclude use
of the facility. Typically available hours are 6:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m.
Depending upon the time of the year, there also may be limited nights
and Saturday play available. For a nominal fee, those who are not
members of HNC may enroll in Basketball Fellowship, which allows
them access to the facility without a member being present weekdays
between the hours of 11:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Men's Fellowship League
is open to both members and non-members, and plays on Saturday mornings
from the middle of March through the middle of June.
and Ladies Fall Leagues
men and women play from mid-August through the end of October, with
registration taking place in June. Due to space limitations, availability
for non-members is limited. Men may choose from the "A"
league (highest skill level), the "B+" league, or the
"B" league. Those 35 or older may also choose to play
in the "slow break" league.
the unique needs and roles of both men and women, Holy Nation Church
provides ministries for each to help you balance the challenges
of family, home, work, church, and community. Small group Bible
studies and fellowships offer support, accountability, and encouragement
you as you seek to center your life around God.
with other couples at Holy Nation Church. Contact Vonzell or Mary
Bibbs at (901.791.9583) or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org
If you and
your spouse are enduring a rough spot in your marriage, we have
trained lay counselors to help you in your time of need. Email us;
out for CDO "date night" event for married or engaged
couples. Busy couples need a home base, somewhere they can get away
and spend important time with the one they love. Sometimes that
base is a place; other times it becomes a moment. One evening each
quarter, couples are reminding themselves of the commitments that
make marriages last a lifetime.
MINISTRY - THE CLIQUE
defines single as being a whole, unique individual. However you
got here, the destination is the same to be whole, knowing who you
are, and whose you are. Our purpose in this group is to make connections.
We all need
people we can talk to and be heard, to count on in times of trouble,
and just share our lives with. We also want to inspire and encourage
you to get involved in minis-try opportunities within the church.
Whether you are in need of healing from broken relationships, encouragement
and support in being a single parent, or just a way to meet friends,
we want to provide a safe environment for you to get those needs
As iron sharpens
iron, Holy Nation Church men a.k.a. (Man Kave) strive to be godly
husbands, fathers, sons and businessmen. HNC Men’s Ministry
offers small group fellowships and church wide men’s conferences
to equip men for each of their roles. The Man Kave meets regularly
to provide men with training and encouragement to become more like
Christ, personal accountability to achieve the goal of godliness
and integrity in their daily lives, and fellowship to build strong,
lasting relationships with men like you. For more information, call
the Men’s Ministry office at (901.791.9584).
Church Man Kave will know God the Father and Creator, honoring Jesus
Christ through worship, prayer, and obedience to God’s Word
in the power of the Holy Spirit. We will build and sustain family
relationships in love and faithfulness becoming Prophet, Priest,
Protector, Provider and Progenitor. We will fight the good fight
of faith shoulder to shoulder in unity seizing the opportunity to
further the kingdom of God. We will evangelize helping HNC reach
at least 50% male.
lives of HNC men to become effective leaders and servants in their
homes, community, and their world evangelizing unbelieving men reflecting
Christ likeness in faith, love, and fidelity.
Proverbs 3:5-6; 9:10, Luke 9:23, Philippians 3:10, Ephesians 1:17-23,
- IN PRAYER
( Luke 18:1, James 5:16, Philippians 4:6-7 )
- IN FAMILY
( Ephesians 5:25-31; 6:4, 1 Peter 3:7, Colossians 3:19, Proverbs
- IN PURITY
( 2 Corinthians 6:6, 1 Timothy 4:12, 1 Peter 1:13-16 )
- IN UNITY
( Psalm 133:1, Ephesians 4:1-13, Romans 15:5-6, Hebrews 13:1
HIS WORLD In Word and Deed ( Matthew 22:37-39; 28:18-20 )
Ministry at Holy Nation Church is affectionately called “Petals
of Love” You can share fellowship and accountability with
other women while deepening your relationship with God. Regardless
of your stage in life, the Petals of Love will aid in your Christian
of the women’s ministry is to allow God to REACH us, by Revealing,
Embracing, Accepting, Changing, and being Healed. As we yield to
Him reaching into us, and healing us from the inside out, we can
reach out to others and bring wholeness to the body.
to fulfill the purpose in which God has given the women here at
HNC, we must identify our assignment. Knowing your assignment produces
- We will
be a group of women who genuinely love one another
- We will
strive to develop our godly character and conduct
- We will
be a standard that would uplift Christ in the church and in
- We will
enable women to deepen their faith and experience spiritual
growth and renewal
- We will
help rebuild the walls of womanhood that have been torn down
- We will
help women see their worth by virtue of their creator
- We will
recognize, encourage and enhance individual talents and gifts
- We will
encourage women to discover, develop, and use their spiritual
CHILDREN MINISTRY [
are important people at Holy Nation Church and we are dedicated
to partnering with you to cultivate the personal spiritual growth
of your children. Our mission in serving you is to provide the best
possible care, comfort, guidance, and instruction in the Word of
God for your children and their leaders. The Bible is our curriculum...
printed materials and programs are our resources... and adult volunteers
are our living examples demonstrating the love of God and life changing
principles to your child. Our goal is that children be loved, valued,
and nurtured in their faith! At HNC we want only the best for our
Promised Land is a place where kids can have a great big life with
a great big God. A place where faith, imagination, and learning
go hand in hand. A place where loving God is cool and kids rule!
Kingdom Kids is the children’s ministry of HNC that serves
infants through 5th grade. Check out all of the great opportunities
for your kids to live their best life now."
TEENS MINISTRY [
Glimpse into E-VOLVE:
can I expect in a normal Evolve service? Praise and Worship - A
high energy form of music that is done with excel-lence and will
lead the student into a comfortable, exciting worship environ-ment.
- Every week we will have a relevant teaching for the age
specific group. It will be kept to a length of a max. of 15 minutes
to increase the knowledge retention of the student.
and Activities - There will be a segment of free time for
the student to play anything they want in order to give them a sense
of freedom. However, it will of course be supervised by several
leaders. There will also be organized games geared for the junior
High Involvement - It is crucial to have junior high students
getting involved in the minis-try!!! We will be providing opportunities
for the students to get involved with any aspect of what is going
on. Whether it is a student who wants to play an instrument, or
a student who wants to learn how to give a sermon, any interest
in any area will be met!!!
Jr High Ministry
| What we want
That every junior high school student within a ten mile radius
of Holy Nation Church of Memphis will be involved in a real relationship
with Jesus and experience life to the fullest!
| What we do
To provide an environment that is relevant to the junior high
school student with music, practical messages, and activities
that will creat an inclusive atmoshpere. Or in other words, create
a safe junior hight "party-like" environment!
| What we are
To make real relationships with junior hight students that will
make the transition between chil-dren's ministry and high school
youth smooth and enjoyable. These relationships are also key to
the student's future discipleship.
Nation Church Christian Education department is comprised of Four
School of Empowerment, School of Discipleship, Empowerment Hour
and Pastor’s Heart Courses
School of Empowerment is suggested for the believer who
desires to develop and mature in the Word of the Lord by systematically
studying the scriptures in a small group setting of their peers.
These classes equip the believer in Christ with knowledge which
will increase their faith as well as defend the Christian Doctrine.
School of Discipleship is a requirement for the disciple
of Christ that professes that he/she has had a divine spiritual
encounter with God and in that encounter they have been Called
for higher purposes in ministry.
Hour is highly suggested for every believer in HNC that
wants to maximize upon the gifts and talents that God has given
them. The school of empowerment covers areas from, health, wellness,
couples and singles topics to finance and governmental issues.
Pastor’s Heart Class is a requirement for every
Holy Nation member. The curriculum includes five classes which
introduce the HNC member to the history, vision and programs of
HNC. These classes are personally taught by our lead pastor and
gives the new members an intimate season with the pastor.
OUTREACH & MISSIONS
the call to missions may take you across the sea or across the street.
It could take you to faraway nations or to your own neighborhood.
We encounter people every day who need to hear the good news of
• Community Missions
• Evangelism Explosion
• International Missions
• Operation NetWork
the Gospel within our city is very important to the vision of Holy
Nation Church—Community Missions provides a variety of activities
such as Neighbor-hood Block Parties, Inner-city Vacation Bible Schools,
prison ministries, and Bible Study in Senior Care Centers to involve
HNC members in impacting our city. These activities become the foundation
for building relationships and sharing Christ’s love with
WORSHIP ARTS MINISTRY
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...and the Levites who were the singers, all those of Asaph and
Heman and Jeduthun, with their sons and their brethren, stood at
the east end of the altar, clothed in white linen, having cymbals,
stringed instruments and harps, and with them one hundred and twenty
priests sounding with trumpets-- indeed it came to pass, when the
trumpeters and singers were as one, to make one sound to be heard
in praising and thanking the LORD, and when they lifted up their
voice with the trumpets and cymbals and instruments of music, and
praised the LORD, saying: "For He is good, For His mercy endures
forever," that the house, the house of the LORD, was filled
with a cloud, so that the priests could not continue ministering
because of the cloud; for the glory of the LORD filled the house
of Worship Ministries
- Praise Team - Sings
in all worship services.
- The Nation Choir
- This is Holy Nation’s Mass Choir ages 16 and up.
- Flag Corp and Latigurical
Dance Groups are comprised of all age groups. They perform at
regular service settings and special events.
- The Nation Band
- This group of instrumentalist are well rounded gifted and anointed