Serve our Community Through Our Partners (April 27)



Saturday, April 27

Make a difference in our city! As a church, we will serve our community partners, learn about the work they do, and find out how to volunteer with them on a regular basis.

Sign-ups will be in groups: Small Groups, Bible School Classes, Etc. Contact Josh Beck at


Building Bridges (formerly Circles of Joplin) helps participants find better ways to budget, resolve conflict, and gain the skills needed for successful employment. Visit

Christian Prison Ministry evangelizes, encourages, and equips believers in all 23 Missouri state prisons and the federal prison in Springfield. To get involved in this ministry, visit

College Heights Christian School is a private, non-denominational school (Pre-K—grade 12) glorifying God through excellence as a Christ-centered learning environment that produces servant-leaders with a Biblical worldview. Visit

Cookson Hills is a home, school, and therapy haven for at-risk children. Cookson Hills is designed to help kids take responsibility for themselves both now and in the long run. Visit

Crosslines Ministry provides food, household items, clothes, and assistance to people in the Joplin area. To find out about donations needed, visit

God’s Resort provides clean, safe, and affordable housing as well as relationship-based programs, events, and activities intended to empower residents as they learn and grow. Visit

Life Choices provides confidential services to help individuals make informed decisions about their sexual health. For more information, visit

Neighborhood Life House provides mentoring, education, and physical and spiritual partnership to empower people to be who they can be with the help of God. Volunteer in the after-school program, community programs, or special events. Visit

Maranatha Bible Camp focuses on challenging children and youth, to know Christ and mature in him. MBC hosts summer camp, family camp, junior bash, and worship retreats, among other events. Visit

Spring River Christian Village is a retirement community providing resident-centered, cost-effective health care services and programs to each resident. To learn ways you can volunteer, visit

Watered Gardens Gospel Rescue Mission serves the church in its mission to help the poor in Jesus’ name. To volunteer to serve or take a shift in the shelter visit