Worship Ministry

The Worship Ministry encompasses all aspects of the Sunday morning worship experiences, including graphics, music, sound, lights, video, ushers, and greeters. Contact Jeremy Russell, Pastor of Worship, at for more information.

Infant - Preschool Ministry

The Reef offers Biblically-centered childcare for young ones, ranging from infants all the way through preschool. The Reef meets on Sunday mornings at 11:00am, so that parents are free to enjoy the 11:00am corporate worship experience! If you'd like to find out more, email Meredith McMillan, Preschool Minister, at

Children's Ministry

The Studio Children's Ministry is The Heights' ministry for children in kindergarten through fifth grade. The Studio uses awesome kids worship songs with dance moves to set the stage for transforming Bible stories that children love and will always remember! Contact David Frady, Children's Pastor, at for more information.

Student Ministry

An exciting and relevant ministry that exists to help Middle School and High School students (6-12 grades) know Christ personally and live passionately for Him. What we want to do is tell each student what it will take for them to “Become God’s Best Version of You.” Contact Justin Schultz, Student Pastor, at for more information.

Young Adult Ministry

Launch, our College/Career Ministry is for young adults ages 18 – 25. We aim to offer this vital age group a place to gather with others who are dealing with the same issues in life. This is a great place for young adults to stay plugged in during these transitional years of life as they LAUNCH into adulthood. Launch meets on Sundays at 9:30am in Room 25. Contact Justin Schultz at for more information.

Recovery Ministry

Celebrate Recovery exists to fellowship and celebrate God's healing power in our lives through the 8 Recovery Principles and 12 steps, creating freedom from addictive, compulsive, and dysfunctional behaviors. As we progress through the program we discover our personal, loving, and forgiving High Power, Jesus Christ. 

Women's Ministry

Simplicity connects women of all ages (college age and up) with God and each other. We strive to teach, mentor, support, equip and empower women to be effective witnesses for Jesus in the workplace, community and home thru His Word. Contact Elaine Simms for more information.

Hunger Ministry

Need to Feed exists to have love and compassion for those who hunger and thirst by meeting both their physical and spiritual needs. You can help by praying for the ministry, donating non-perishable items, and volunteering your time! Contact Sue Pruett at 704-965-5260. 

Prayer Ministry

The mission of the prayer ministry of Catawba Heights Baptist Church is to pray boldly, motivate and teach others to pray passionately and to provide prayer opportunities for our church family, as inspired by the Holy Spirit.

Grief Ministry

The mission of the Hope Ministry is to be encouragers with love and compassion in the name of Jesus Christ, reaching out to those who have lost a loved one to death, and to those living with a life-changing illness and the families of both. The Hope Ministry provides support, assistance, and encouragement to those that are ill and their families. Visit for more information.

Special Needs Ministry

The Pure Worship Gang is a ministry dedicated to serving those in our community who have special needs, and those who care for them. We have a worship service on Tuesday nights for people with special needs and a break room for caregivers. Our primary goal is to help your loved one become a fully devoted follower of Christ! For more information, contact Ronda Bradley 704-827-8474 ext. 263.

Volunteer Ministry

Hearts and Hands is the general volunteer ministry at The Heights. Projects include maintaining the church food pantry, assisting with Operation Christmas Child, volunteering with ministries outside of the church such as the Boys & Girls Club and the Crisis Pregnancy Center, and much more! Contact Sue Pruett at 704-965-5260.

Senior Adult Ministry

Second Prime exists to serve the retirement age group in our community with age-appropriate meetings and activities. "Family" groups of 5-10 members check in with one another at least once a week. Additionally, once a month, Second Prime gathers for a meal, devotion, birthday and anniversary celebrations, and prayer time. 

Sewing Ministry

If you have a desire to learn handwork or if you are already experienced, we invite you to come share and fellowship with Sewing Seeds. Something made by hand is a way to share a part of yourself with others. The largest project is making sleeping mats, made from plastic bags, for the homeless and overseas missions. If you are interested please come and spend some time with us anytime on Thursdays from 10am-6pm in rooms 22 and 23! 

Fitness Ministry

Do you like uplifting praise music and fellowship? Do you like fun and a nonjudgmental atmosphere? Then check out the free exercise and weight classes here at The Heights. We promise you will leave feeling good inside and out! Join us on Mondays and Thursdays at 6:30 PM for light weight training, and at 7:00 PM for our free exercise class.

Motorcycle Ministry

Travlin' Light has a goal of ministering to and being of service to the Motorcycle Community. We are not a motorcycle club; rather, our aim is to be visible and available in the motorcycle community, ultimately to share God's grace and the plan of salvation to any who might be searching for a personal intimate love relationship with the Savior Jesus Christ!

Pregnancy Ministry


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