Mission Opportunities

 

Local Missions:

  • Community Suppers: Either help serve or come and enjoy a meal with friends.  There are several groups that take turns serving suppers every Monday to the community.  They work from 5:30 pm to 8:30 pm.  For more information about joining a group, contact the church office at 777-1705.

  • Reach Out Lakota: This is a local non-profit assistance center for families in need. 

  • For the Babies:  This is a knitting, sewing and crocheting group that makes newborn baby items for intensive care units, welfare agencies, and other clinics.  They meet the second Saturday of every month from 12:00 pm to 4:00 pm. For more information call the church office at 777-1705.

  • City Gospel Mission:  They work with urban families in need offering mentoring, tutoring, and meals.  They focus on helping other develop a personal relationship with Christ.

  • Whiz Kids of City Gospel Mission:  This is a one-on-one tutoring program for at-risk students in the Lakota School District. The tutoring is at Freedom Elementary.  For more information, call the church office.

 

National/International Missions and Missionaries:

  • Jeff and Sandra Winston: They are members of West Chester Presbyterian Church working as missionaries in Juarez, Mexico.  Jeff works with Life Challenge International coordinating street evangelism outreach events with churches throughout Juarez.  He also supports many construction projects at local ministries.  Sandra leads bible studies and Sunday school classes.

  • Vince Purpero and family:  They are members of Campus Crusade for Christ who work with high school students and focus on youth leadership in Raleigh, North Carolina.

  • Dr. Hugo Mendez: He works with Life Challenge International providing medical care for people in Juarez, Mexico.

  • People Building People:  It is a non-profit organization in the United States that supports mission efforts in Juarez, Mexico and Guatemala.  They work in partnership with Life Challenge International.

  • Life Challenge International:  It is a non-profit Christian charitable organization serving the Juarez/El Paso border area and future missionaries around the world.

  • Operation Christmas Child: It is a program that provides Christmas packages to children around the world.

 

Volunteer Opportunities:

  •  Join a Community Supper group or provide monetary help

  • Give Back to School supplies for Reach Out Lakota 

  • Buy a gift for the Adopt a Child Christmas Program for Reach Out Lakota

  • Send in food pantry donations for Reach Out Lakota

  • Join the For the Babies group

Mission can take a thousand different forms.  It can happen within the walls of the church or half a world away, across the backyard fence or in the inner city.  God is at work.  Find out what God is doing and join Him.  Even Jesus did not come to be served but to serve and give His life away.