Spring Mercy Ministry Service Projects Sign-up
February 26, 2019 to March 28, 2019
All DayCategory: Mercy Ministry
Mercy Ministry Service Projects for Spring 2019
Listed below are several opportunities to serve in our community this Spring! Please sign up here!
RESTOCK FOOD PANTRY SHELVES AT CORNERSTONE CHURCH ON THURSDAY, MARCH 28:
Meet at Cornerstone Church (approx. 1 block east of our church) at 10am to restock the pantry shelves for Compassion Ministries. (12 volunteers needed. No minimum age.)
MOBILE FOOD PANTRY IN ROANE COUNTY ON SATURDAY, MARCH 30:
We will be departing from the church around 8:30am - 3:30pm. This is a ministry that provides food for those who are in dire straits and in need of assistance. This is a hands-on ministry in which we are taking them through a shopping line to help them to pick out items to take home. This is a great opportunity to serve as a family. (50 volunteers needed, no minimum age)
HABITAT FOR HUMANITY IN LOUDON COUNTY ON SATURDAY, MARCH 30:
This will include light construction, and is designed for ages 16 and above. This is a great family opportunity to serve together. We will leave the church at 8:30am and return around 3pm. (8-10 volunteers needed, minimum age 16) -- NOW FILLED.
HIKE WITH KARM BEREA RESIDENTS ON SATURDAY, APRIL 6:
Knox Area Rescue Ministries offers a transitional program out of homelessness called Berea. Participants in the Berea program are looking for opportunities that will allow them to grow spiritually. We will be hiking with 20 of these guests who are currently in the Berea program on Saturday, April 6. This hike will occur most likely at House Mountain in East Knoxville. This is a great opportunity to interact and encourage those that are making major life changes. We will depart from the church around 8:30am and pick up them up at KARM. Volunteers are asked to prepare lunch for themselves and up to 2 guests. (20 people needed)
CLEAN-UP AT CHOICES RESOURCE CENTER ON SATURDAY, APRIL 6:
We will clean the campus (including trimming of bushes, weeding, etc.), clean outside windows, pressure wash trash and recycle bins. If there are weather issues, we will clean indoors. We will leave from church at 8:30am.
SERVE DINNER AT KARM APRIL 7, 11, AND 12:
We will help serve dinner at KARM. We will leave the church at 4pm and return around 6:30pm.
Sunday, April 7 -- 6-10 volunteers needed -- NOW FILLED.
Thursday, April 11 -- 5 volunteers needed
Friday, April 12 -- 4 volunteers needed
PROVIDE MEAL FOR MISSION OF HOPE CHILDREN ON FRIDAY, APRIL 25:
We will provide a meal for MOH children on a field trip from Black Mountain Elementary School. Meet at the church at 10am, returning around 2pm. (15 volunteers needed, no age limit)
PROVIDE PROGRAM AND MEAL AT CHOICES RESOURCE CENTER ON MONDAY, APRIL 29:
We will provide a program and the meal for approximately 20 clients at Choices Resource Center in Oak Ridge. We will leave the church at 5pm. (15 volunteers needed, minimum age 16)
BUILD WHEELCHAIR RAMP ON SATURDAY, MAY 18:
We will build a wheelchair ramp with Knoxville Leadership Foundation. We will depart from the church at 8:30am. (6 volunteers needed, minimum age 16) -- NOW FILLED.