Purpose Statement

It is our purpose to bring reconciliation, renewal, and healing to individuals, families, and communities by providing an environment of support, encouragement, and biblical training. We further purpose to fellowship with others of like mind and heart, reaching across racial and cultural lines.


Community Gospel church is affiliated with Elim Fellowship. Elim’s history has deep roots that add to their ability to help those seeking to fulfill their destiny. Elim’s passion to intentionally raise up a new generation of spiritual leaders keeps them connected to what God is doing today. Elim Fellowship began in 1933 as an informal fellowship of churches, ministers and missionary endeavors. Being of Pentecostal conviction and Charismatic orientation, Elim Fellowship has grown in its vision as a Christ-centered worldwide fellowship serving pastors, churches, missionaries and other Christian ministers.

Elim Fellowship provides credentials and counseling for ministers, has developed support ministries for churches, assists in the establishment of new churches, and enables missionaries and overseas outreaches. Elim Fellowship is a member of:

  • ECFA – Evangelical Council for Financial Accountability
  • NAE – National Association of Evangelicals
  • IPPA – International Pentecostal Association
  • PCCNA – Pentecostal/Charismatic Churches of North America
  • CLF – Charismatic Leaders’ Fellowship
  • NARSC – North American Renewal Services Committee