Becoming a part of "Team 38" means true commitment to the vision of the Apostolic Faith Church - to transform people into fully functioning missionaries for Christ!
JOIN THE AFC FAMILY
To join in membership at the Apostolic Faith Church means to connect in relationship. Your membership is a submission to a covenant with God and His people that is inclusive, compassionate and honorable.
Call to make an appointment with our Membership Team at 773-373-8500
Servants committed to cater to youth in elementary school between the ages of 6 and 12 years old.
Girls Growing Gracefully in God (G4)
Each 3rd Saturday, young ladies ages 5 to 16 come together to cultivate positive, Christ-centered, self-development without stifling their unique personalities.
Every 2nd and 4th Friday at 7pm we have food and talk freely about issues that concern teens. You don’t have to be a member to come, so bring a friend!
Our Toddler Ministry volunteers create a safe, comfortable and stimulating place for parents to bring toddlers, ages 18 months to 5 years old during all of our worship services.
Young Men Enlighten Now (YMEN)
Our team of Mentors are committed to produce responsible, Christ-like and well informed young men; decrease the number of delinquent juveniles by giving young men constructive activities year round and fill in the gap in single parent and neglected households. They meet on Super Saturday - every 3rd Saturday at 10am.
Our team is committed to providing spiritual courses designed to enhance the individual’s spiritual growth and development.
New Member and Baby Dedication
Help us welcome our newest members as we schedule, organize and orchestrate programs for the induction and celebration of New Members and Baby Dedication Services.
We support students throughout their academic career through the giving of undergraduate and adult learner scholarships, workshops, recognition services and ongoing mentor support. Click here for more Scholarship details!
AFC Altar Workers welcome all who come to the altar for prayer and spiritual guidance. Altar Workers are trained to pray with you, give basic spiritual guidance and walk others through the processes of being baptized in Jesus’ name and seeking the baptism of the Holy Spirit. Altar Workers are available during all worship services.
The Bereavement Ministry offers warm, professional service during each stage of the bereavement process. Our AFC Bereavement Representatives are gracious and understanding of those who have suffered a loss.
AFC Ministerial Alliance is designed to provide training and development for individuals to become effective ministers, leaders and to maintain excellence in ministry, for the edifying of the body of Christ.
Our Prayer Ministry is committed to the call of God to be engaged in constant contact with God through prayer. Members of this ministry answer prayer calls during our services and broadcasts, and pray with anyone in need one-on-one. Click here for more on our Prayer Ministry...
AFC Spiritual Facilitators provide spiritual guidance referencing personal, spiritual, family and work issues and concerns.
The mission of the Volunteer Ministry is to connect members of AFC through intentional efforts with areas of ministry. The vision of the Volunteer Ministry is to create a spiritual atmosphere where people who have heard the call to servanthood can become connected for kingdom building.
CREATIVE ARTS MINISTRIES
We are creative servants who are committed to using physical demonstrations to serve as a visual representation of a silent proclamation.
Our Mass Choir, Women’s Choir, Voices of Judah, Children’s Choir, Praise & Worship Team and Musician Staff are committed to promote genuine praise unto the Lord, so that He is glorified and the body of Christ is edified.
Let us Praise Him in the Dance! We use a nonverbal form of communication which can reach many cultures and languages with the message of the gospel of the Lord Jesus Christ.
Theatre Arts Ministry
We are a creative team who utilize gifts in writing, directing, costume design, sewing, spoken word, construction and yes, acting to share modern day parables creatively and in the spirit of excellence.
Servants committed to maintaining and decorating God’s house. Servants assist with display windows, sanctuary maintenance and decorations for special events.
Encouraging and supporting married and engaged couples to model the scriptures by providing spiritual leadership and resources within our church community.
Our Men’s ministry acts to strengthen Christian men and to empower them to be the men that God has called them to be through spiritual and educational development, fellowship and mutual helpfulness.
We come together to help build the emotional and spiritual growth of single adults.
Senior Saints Society
Supporting our Seniors through monthly fellowships, excursions and actives that promote spiritual growth, Christian fellowship and active participation in every aspect of our church.
WINNERS Women’s Ministry
Each 3rd Saturday we come together to cultivate friendships and spiritual growth between women of all ages.
Chosen Generation Young Adult Ministry
Bridging the gap between our young and mature adults through outreach, philanthropy, fellowship, prayer and life sessions.
Live Production Crew
This large group of dedicated camera operators, audio technicians, stage crew and video control team members ensure all of our services and productions are done in excellence.
Post Production Crew
Through our team of video and audio editors, we are able to produce long and short-form videos and presentations that help bring the Good News of the Gospel to the world.
Help us connect with members, visitors and friends of AFC with strategic campaigns that utilize printed and video promotions, event experience and e-mail marketing.
The message of Christ is shared as we make digital versions of our sermons and programs available to the masses.
Online & Social Media
Our website and social media presence are powerful tools we utilize to connect members, welcome visitors and encourage everyone to become a fully-functioning Missionary for Christ.
Each month, our team serves the homeless and under-served communities in Chicago by providing food and clothing to local shelters, monthly Bible study sessions that include praise and worship, as well as prayer with and for the sisters and brothers that are visited.
Know Bondage Substance Abuse Recovery Support Group
If you have in the past, or are still dealing with substance abuse, we are here to support for you on a weekly basis every Tuesday from 7pm-8:30pm. You don’t have to be a member of AFC to join this support group.
Servants committed to ministering to all people wherever needed, during monthly services in our local community.
Open Door Prison Ministry
It is our mission to encourage, equip and assist the incarcerated, formerly incarcerated, and their families to grow toward greater godliness and commitment to Jesus Christ and His church. Annually we visit over 400 men and women (including juveniles) incarcerated in the Department of Illinois Correction Centers.
During our annual Season of Giving, we help organize this project through which AFC provides gently-worn and new clothing and coats to men, women and children in need who reside within the community and area shelters during the winter months.
We are a passionate group of servants who are committed to presenting the gospel of Jesus Christ to people from all walks of life in a biblical, compelling and compassionate way.
Much care is taken in preparing The Lord’s Supper and dedicated workers help make this sacred process seamless and excellent.
Help us greet our guests, point our members in the right direction and get everyone registered every Sunday in the Grand Foyer.
This dynamic and disciplined team supports church wide and individual ministry events by providing food service and establishing an environment where Christian fellowship, learning, and meeting productivity can occur.
Deaf and Hard of Hearing
Trained, dedicated interpreters help foster communication and fellowship between hearing and hearing impaired saints during every worship service.
Health Professions Ministry
We are here to aid in any medical situation during services. We also offer special events and activities to increase healthcare awareness.
With a genuine smile and a welcoming spirit, our Hospitality Team makes a first impression which will last.
We are committed to serving God’s people through surveillance of Church and grounds.
Our Transportation Team serves during special events and conferences to ensure safe and comfortable transportation for our special guests. You must have a valid driver’s license and clean driving record to serve on this team.
As doorkeepers in the House of the Lord, we provide order and direction in the sanctuary.
Servants committed to assisting our brothers and sisters get plugged into serving roles in which they are passionate.
Friendly and knowledgeable servants provide administrative support in the front office.
Servants committed to assist with the planning/coordination of weddings.