Tag: Church outreach

Stand Up for Jesus!

“Your kingdom come; your will be done, on earth as it is in heaven.”  Matthew 6:10 (NASB) If we truly want Jesus to return and His kingdom to come, we need to be much more focused on following His instructions.  We need to let…

Pointed in the Same Direction

It’s important for followers of Jesus to all be pointed in the same direction, working together to share the gospel and serve God by serving others.  The more we work together, the more we can accomplish.  God is watching and He doesn’t want to…

Reaching Out to those in Need

Don’t Go to Church Over 250 members of the Church That Matters in Sand Springs, Oklahoma, just outside of Tulsa, decided not to go to church on Sunday.  Instead, they took part in the church’s annual “Don’t Go To Church Sunday,” community service project. …

Hope for those in Need

It’s a beautiful thing when an entire church congregation comes together in service to God and their community.  No matter where you church is located, chances are not far away, maybe right across the street or just a few miles down the road, there…

Austin We Care

 Can you imagine going to a store to shop for items you need, yet not having to pay anything for them?  Well this is exactly the experience Austin We Care has created for families in need. For years, Austin We Care has invited families in…

Four Ways to Serve God

Sending Out Volunteers In Gulfport, Mississippi, (upper left) there’s an Assemblies of God church that is growing largely as a result of their continued willingness to serve their community.  Connect Fellowship Church is committed to sending out volunteers to assist in city events.  CFC…

Church and Community Working Together

Northside Church of Christ in Nashville, Tennessee, has joined together with other faith organizations, civic leaders, and businesses to serve God by serving the community in which they live.  Together they have formed an organization called CORE, Community Organized Renewal Efforts.  Essentially their concept…

Working Together to Serve God

Church Community Service The Lord’s Church Baptist, in Chesterfield County, VA, (upper left) has been focused on serving God through community service for a long time.  One of their missions is to bring community members together with law enforcement to discuss their concerns.  Like…

Serving God by Serving Others Together

The body of Christ is many parts joined together to from the whole (Ephesians 4:16).  With Christ as the head, believers fit together like parts in a sophisticated Swiss watch, each playing an important role and contributing based on their talents (Ephesians 4:11-12).  With…

Tech Training – Fund Raising – Community Cleanup

Tech Training St. Agatha Catholic Parish in North Lawndale, a suburb outside of Chicago, had to close their school but found a way to repurpose the facility as a technology training center.  They have developed several programs to help families in their local community,…