There are several areas in which you can participate to share the love of Christ to people in our community and beyond.
Hannah House Hannah House Maternity Home is a place of new beginnings for a young woman in an unplanned pregnancy. It is where hope and love come together as she seeks God's plan for her life. For more information visit plministries.org.
Lighthouse Children's Homes Each November we participate in the Christmas Coin Folder offering for Lighthouse Children's Homes. These monies go to provide a nice Christmas for all the children in the five Lighthouse Homes. Some of the money is used to make improvements in the Homes. You may give your gift of any amount through NHBC. View and print a brochure here.
Son Shine Lighthouse ministry is a transitional women's home that provides a safe, enriched environment which empowers women to achieve independent living with the ability to support themselves and their children and equips them to become productive members of society. There are many volunteer opportunities available at Son Shine Lighthouse. Visit their website or view more information here.
Hiway 80 Rescue Mission in Longview, Texas, exists to provide basic staples of food, shelter, clothing as well as the opportunity to hear and receive the Gospel. Opportunities for outreach and preaching are available on a regular basis. Visit them at hiway80rm.org.
Gift Baskets for the Homeless. Frequently our ladies will meet together to arrange gift baskets containing personal hygiene products. These baskets are distributed to the homeless through the Salvation Army in Longview. Some of the items you can donate include travel and hotel size soaps, shampoos, lotions and other toiletry items. Simply bring any items you have to the church office.
Helping Hands Ministry is a ministry of help to pastors, churches, missionaries, children's homes, etc. through sharing, supplying and transporting food, medical supplies, health and homegood items, and general supplies of all kinds. You can help in several ways: financially, donating goods, transporting goods or support services (maintenance, repair, construction). For more information contact representative Mark Bailey at 903-489-2588 or 903-229-2163.
Peru Mission Trips Trips to Peru are available several times a year. The goal of these trips is to share the Gospel with people in small villages in the Andes Mountains and lead them to Christ and starting non-Americanized, autonomous, reproducible churches. For more information on this exciting opportunity call our church office at 903-968-4114.
India Calvary Ministries We hope to soon partner with Dr. Paramanandam (Dr. P), founder and director of India Calvary Ministries in India. The goal of ICM is to reach India by preaching the Gospel of Christ through trained, committed young Christians and planting thousands of churches all over India. ICM trains native Indians with a vision to plant 1000 churches in a country of about 1600 languages. For more information visit Indiacalvaryministries.org.
Prison Paper Drive Bikers for Christ provides paper each year for the TDCJ inmates enrolled in the Souithwestern Baptist Theological Seminary program at the Darrington Unit in Rosharon, TX. BFC has a goal of providing all the paper needed for the Seminary's entire school year. The goal is 100 cases. Donations of any amount are appreciated. This paper will last through the school year and the summer. While at the prison the BFC team will have approximately 3 hours to minister to and with the men.