Check out this message from Stephen Newman, Missional Community Pastor, and hear about one of the many ways we are serving our neighbors the community.
Ways We Are Serving Our Neighbors in the Community
Single Moms Oil Change
Once every three months on a Saturday, a free oil change and refreshments are offered to single moms and wives of deployed military. Volunteers are needed in the following areas: oil changers, runner/drivers, hospitality room and refreshments. For information or to volunteer, contact the Missions office, 706.922.7038, email@example.com. For the next SMOC date, see Upcoming Events below.
SHIELD Military Ministry
The SHIELD Military Ministry of Warren seeks to welcome, show appreciation for and encourage military families in the community. They partner with the Women of Warren to provide gift bags when a military couple has a baby. If you would like to be involved in assembling gift bags or sewing burp cloths, contact the Women’s Ministry, 706.922.7026, firstname.lastname@example.org.
Reaching Hands Adoption Ministry
Reaching Hands seeks to promote adoption awareness within the church and community by providing education, networking and encouragement to Christian families considering or pursuing adoptions. Contact David & Leslie Bullington, 706.231.5365, email@example.com. Visit us on Facebook.
Broad Street Ministry
Broad Street Ministry Center is a Baptist Associational inner city center to support the community with Bible study, job skills, training, food pantry and clothes closet. Volunteers are needed in the following areas:
• Women’s Monday Evening Bible study
• Adult Literacy Program
• Abraham’s Place (Food Pantry
• Maintenance & Cleaning
For more information or to volunteer, contact Kaye Morris, 706.722.5999, bsmcaugusta.org
Covered for Life
Covered for Life is making a difference in the lives of families and premature babies across the CSRA by “covering lives with God’s promises one blanket at a time.” To volunteer or to make a blanket, contact Kristal Mindingall, 803.279.5102, firstname.lastname@example.org.
Released Time Education
Released Time Christian Education provides Bible teaching in the school system during school hours and currently serves over 600 children in nine Richmond County schools. It is sponsored by Christian Learning Centers of Augusta. For more information or to volunteer, Laura Garner, 706.414.4389 | email@example.com
Kingdom Here Ministries
Kingdom Here Ministries helps those in their darkest hour by helping to meet their deepest needs such as clothes, food and the plan of salvation. For more information or to volunteer, contact Graham Hill, 706.394.8870 or visit our website.
Julie’s House is a shelter in Columbia County for homeless women and their children. It is a nonprofit organization assisting these families by operating a thrift store and resource center. Proceeds from the store support the shelter. Volunteers are needed in the thrift store for 2- 4 hour shifts. Store hours: Wednesday, Thursday, and Friday, 10:00 am to 5:00 pm and Saturday, 10:00 am to 2:00 pm. Contact Pat Bourke, 706.836.2781. www.julies-house.org
Good News Club
The Good News Club, a ministry of Child Evangelism Fellowship, trains lay leaders who then meet with groups of children in schools. With parent’s permission they share the hope of Christ by teaching foundational truth as well as showing the love of Christ through fun activities. Warren sponsors the Good News Club at Lewiston Elementary in Grovetown. For information or to volunteer, contact the Missions office, 706.922.7038, firstname.lastname@example.org.
Augusta Care Pregnancy Center
For information on ways you can serve contact the Missions office, 706.922.7038, email@example.com.
Family Promise of Augusta
This ministry is committed to helping homeless families in the CSRA to achieve lasting independence. We do this by providing safe shelter, meals, daycare and support services for these families. Warren Baptist hosts families twice a year. Volunteers are needed at Warren Baptist Church during host weeks. For information or to volunteer during host week, contact the Missions office, firstname.lastname@example.org, 706.922.7038 or the church coordinators, Sonya & Kevin Barnes, 706.339.4095.
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