Upcoming Local Ministry Opportunities
2019 Local Missions Partners
FAMILY PROMISE | TEMPLE, TX
"Family Promise EBC serves up to four homeless families at a time, providing intensive case management, financial literacy training, and various other forms of service and support. Families in the program are seen as guests rather than clients and receive dinner and overnight shelter through the hospitality of area church partners. The goal is for families to leave the program for a home of their own with the skills and resources to sustain that stable housing situation."
Helping Hands | Belton, TX
"Helping Hands Ministry cultivates an environment in which individuals and families are empowered to work out of systemic poverty and toward wholeness, through ministries of relief, development, and advocacy.
Helping Hands generally needs volunteers on Mondays and Tuesdays from 8 AM - 4 PM and on Thursdays from 8 AM - 6 PM. With more than 400 hours of volunteers time donated each week of the year, Helping Hands Ministry is a place where people enjoy giving their time."
BODY OF CHRIST COMMUNITY CLINIC | BELTON, TX
"Body of Christ provides free health and dental care to the poor in our community every Thursday. There are several ways to serve with this ministry. First, they are always in need of medical and dental professionals. Nurses, doctors, dental hygienists, dentists, and other professionals are all needed. Also, once a month, the Vista is responsible for providing a meal, a door watchman, and someone to present a devotional to the workers as well as pray with patients as they wait."
CTLC (Churches Touching Lives for Christ) | TEMPLE, TX
"Churches Touching Lives for Christ is an evangelical cooperative ministry of churches working together to meet needs of individuals in order to introduce them to Christ.
CTLC is an ecumenical organization of churches working with the support of area business and social service groups to meet basic human needs on a temporary and/or emergency basis. The staff is composed entirely of volunteers who assist 200 plus families per week. We embrace all ethnic and age groups and, as of June 15, 2012, we have over 14,000 clients on file that have received aid of some kind."
dISCIPLESHIP UNLIMITED |CENTRAL TX
"Discipleship Unlimited is a multi-faceted prison ministry based in Gatesville and Marlin, Texas. Since 1974, thousands of people inside and outside prison walls have felt our impact as we build up the body of believers through prayer, study, accountability, and Biblical truth. DU programs are designed to lead men and women to a lifelong commitment to Jesus Christ."
JESUS SAID LOVE | CENTRAL TX
"GO: We visit commercial sex establishments on a consistent basis, bringing high quality gifts to employees. LOVE: We build authentic relationships with employees, no strings attached. We love them where they are. CONNECT: We offer access to community and spiritual resources, awakening hope and empowering change."
Hope House | Belton, tx
“We work with children who desperately need to experience God’s unconditional love. Our children are all treasured by Him but most have no concept of self-worth. We strive to stand in the gap and demonstrate Christ as we build relationships. We share the gospel, not only with our words, but also with our actions.”
MID-TEX YOUNG LIFE & yOUNG LIVES | TEMPLE & BELTON, TX
“Young Life is active in various high schools in our area and is making a difference in kids' lives. Young Life staff and volunteers actually ‘go’ to where teenagers are and pursue them with quality friendship. Young Life leaders have been ‘hanging out’ with kids in the hopes of forging lasting relationships and offering them a front row seat to the Greatest Story ever told...the Story of Christ and His amazing love.”
FOSTER LOVE | BELL COUNTY, TX
“Foster Love Bell County exists to serve Bell County by meeting the needs of foster children and those who love them.”
THE 4-1-1|tEMPLE, TX
“The 4-1-1 is a hangout house for the boys of East Temple where they can come to have fun, work hard, and be mentored by strong male role models. We are a project of Bridge East Temple.”