It is our intent to serve members and the community with the following ministries and programs. We are deliberate and intentional with programming that ensures that everybody experience a prosperous and more abundant life. Jesus said, “The thief comes to steal, kill and destroy but I come that you might have life, and that you might have it more abundantly.” (John 10:10) Come help us take boredom and predictability out of attending church.
New Member Orientation
(LAUNCHED JANUARY 2016)
Mandatory class for anyone who wants to know how Catch of the Day DC got started and what it takes to become a certified member. Everyone that desire to join Catch of the Day DC must learn our vision, mission and what it means to become a disciple. Each candidate that complete New Member Orientation and the Beginners Discipleship Classes will earn a Certificate of Membership and a Certificate of Discipleship. Upon completion of both classes each candidate will be officially inducted into Catch of the Day DC as a certified member. Certified members earn the right to vote on all official church business and are extended all rights, privileges and benefits of membership.
Discipleship Training Institute
(LAUNCHED JANUARY 2016)
Our Discipleship Training Institute will introduce participants to fundamental biblical teaching that will help them understand what it means to be born again and a practicing disciple of Christ.
(LAUNCHED APRIL 2016)
Piranha prayer is an online prayer gathering open to the public. We pray in the Spirit for men, women, boys and girls everywhere. We fervently pray for national, state, local leaders, ourselves, households, family, friends, coworkers and associates.
King Solomon said, “Two are better than one, because they have a good return for their labor: If either of them falls down, one can help the other up. But pity anyone who falls and has no one to help them up. (Ecclesiastes 4:9-10)
When we pray together, fight and defend ourselves in the Spirit, we are more than conquerors. (Read Romans 8:31-39 and Ephesians 6:10-20) To learn more about our piranha prayer, tap Piranha Prayer.
Easter Seafood Breakfast
(LAUNCHED APRIL 2017)
Community outreach to invite residents living in Congress Heights, Douglass and Shipley neighborhoods to attend our church on Easter Sunday. We also invite our family, friends, coworkers, neighbors and strangers on the street to come and dine with us. We serve a scrumptious seafood breakfast, get to know members of the community and digest food for the soul. Reservations are required.
New Year’s Eve Rock Party
(LAUNCHED JANUARY 2018)
(We create an intimate setting to celebrate the end of the current year and welcome in the new year. We sit down to a scrumptiously prepared meal, which includes rockfish stuffed with jumbo lump crab meat, coleslaw and home fried potatoes. We enjoy colorful virgin drinks; special mixed music; crowd breaker interactivity; a countdown clock, hats, noise makers, dancing, a pastoral toast and a very special treat to take home. NOTE: Menu subject to change each year per members request.
Personal Finance Literacy
(LAUNCHED JANUARY 2018)
We show people how to successfully manage a household budget; regulate cash flow; get out of debt; establish a emergency fund money; save for a new home; set up a college fund; amass assets; retire with dignity; set up trust funds to protect your assets; allocate and distribute your assets without going through probate court; leave a lasting legacy; and thereby experience abundant life, financial peace and freedom.
“A good man leaves an inheritance (financial legacy) to his children’s children.” (Proverbs 13:22) What legacy will you leave?
“The rich rule over the poor and the borrower is a slave to the lender.” (Proverbs 22:7) Are you in charge of your cash flow or a prisoner of debt?
School of Evangelism Ministry
(LAUNCH SEPTEMBER 2018)
We will show you how to share your Christian faith, fish, catch and save people. Jesus said, “Follow me and I will make you fishers of men.” (Matthew 4:19) We are commanded to go into all the world to teach and preach the gospel. Fishing for men, women, boys and girls is also known as evangelism. It is thrilling, exhilarating and very rewarding, especially when someone is on the hook of everlasting life!
CALL FOR DUTY – Men’s Ministry
(LAUNCH JUNE 2019)
We will provide comprehensive educational programs and services for men only. Men will openly talk about masculine topics that pertain to manhood, brotherhood, fatherhood and masculinity.)
NEXOGEN – Youth Ministry
(LAUNCH SEPTEMBER 2019)
We will provide comprehensive educational programs and services for children and youth. We will teach them how to live for God, pursue an abundant life and have a lot of fun.
CHARISMA – Women’s Ministry
We will provide comprehensive educational programs for women only. Women will talk about feminine topics that pertain to womanhood, sisterhood, motherhood and femininity.
UNANIMITY – Marriage Ministry
(Marriage is very complex. It’s not easy blending two personalities and mixed families into one. Lord knows it’s even harder to blend two different families trees (in-laws). Their is no marriage manual and most couples are left to figure out how to become one on their own. Catch of the Day DC will offer ongoing marriage blending, counseling, classes, workshops, seminars and retreats to help married couples understand boundaries, love and respect one another, adjust to extended family members, maintain a romantic focus, learn how to really listen with the heart, understand the uniqueness of soulmates, apologize to appease anger and live together unanimity.
“Therefore shall a man LEAVE his father and his mother, and shall CLEAVE unto his wife: and they shall be ONE flesh.” (Genesis 2:24)
CLUB POD – Young Adult Ministry
We will provide comprehensive age appropriate programs and services for young adults (single and married). Young adults will talk about youth topics that directly impact their lives.
WISE OWLS WATCHING – Seniors Ministry
We will provide comprehensive programs and services for seniors to help them take advantage of existing government programs planned and designed for seniors. Seniors will talk about topics that directly impact their lives and learn how to solve issues that adversely impact them.
FIT FOR THE KINGDOM – Health Ministry
You cannot enjoy abundant life if you are not healthy and well. Catch of the Day DC will connect people to fitness and healthcare professionals, who will show them how to maintain a fit and healthy lifestyle.
“With long life I will satisfy him and show him my salvation.” (Psalms 96:16)
“Do not join those who drink too much wine or gorge themselves on meat; for drunkards and gluttons become poor, and drowsiness clothes themselves in rags.” (Proverbs 23:20-21)
Too many African Americans are unhealthy because of poor lifestyle choices. Gluttony leads to obesity which leads to all kind of diseases including diabetes, high blood pressure, coronary artery disease, coronary vascular disease, heart attack, stroke, and cancer.
Illegal drugs, prescription drugs abuse and to hard liquor leads to a life of misery and premature death. Drug addicts and alcoholics rob themselves of the ability to function, help themselves, contribute to their families and the community at large.
Catch of the Day DC is resolved to help people with addictions. We will connect anyone who needs and wants help to professionals, who can help them overcome addiction.