As a member-driven church, it takes a dedicated staff to fulfill the vision of our ministry.



Church Pastor:  Rev. Jeanine Owens






Administrative Office 
The Administrative staff manages the daily operations of the Church of the Abiding Presence.



Music Ministry

Praise Team: Gregory Royals

Adult Choir: Jennifer Cabey 

Men’s Choir: Judge Laura Douglas

Sunday School

Stephanie Coleman Harris

Wednesday Night Bible Study

Dcn. Etta Effatt

Food Pantry (Every fourth Saturday of the month)

Soup For The Soul (Second and fourth Wednesday of the month)


Scholarship Committee

Dcn. Shirley Christian: Chairperson

Herline Brown

Hazel Gafford

Jane Sterling 

Dcn. Dorothy Johnson

Sharelle Nze 

Elaine Grant 

Diane Rush 

Progressive Women's Ministry

All the women of the church

Dcn. Patricia Rose: Chairperson

Dcn. Etta Effatt: Treasurer