Local outreach ministries

"And He said to them, 'Go into all the world and preach the gospel to all creation.'" -Mark 16:15


Listed below are some of the ministries that we support. If you are interested in learning how to serve with or support any of these ministries please contact us. 

Samaritan's Purse - Operation Christmas CHild

After sharing the story of the good Samaritan, Jesus said, "go and do likewise." That is the mission of Samaritan's Purse--to follow the example of Christ by helping those in need and proclaiming the hope of the Gospel. Samaritan's Purse has the world's largest Christmas project of it's kind, Operation Christmas Child, uses gift-filled shoeboxes to demonstrate God's love in a tangible way to needy children around the world. The boxes are filled with gifts of toys, school supplies, hygiene items, and notes of encouragement. Samaritan's Purse and its partners deliver these gifts to children in more than 100 countries on six continents. 


www.samaritanspurse.org

MUST Ministries

For more than 40 years, MUST has been caring for those in need in the Marietta, Smyrna, and Canton/Cherokee County communities. A powerful, volunteer-driven organization, MUST addresses the basic needs of individuals, families, and children with facilities in the Cobb and Cherokee Counties and programs in numerous other counties. MUST brings people of many faiths together to respond to God's challenge to minister to others with compassion and love, without judgement of the beliefs, background, or circumstances of those who serve or are being served. 


www.mustministries.org

The Joy house

The Joy House ministers to teens and their families by providing a home for teens in times of crisis and working with their families to restore them. The Joy House provides a home for teens with a mature Christian couple, an accredited academic program, and counseling. They strive to bring hope and healing to families or individuals in crisis. 


www.joyhouse.org

Elizabeth Inn

The Elizabeth Inn Emergency Night Shelter provides a safe sanctuary of rest for those who find themselves in distress. It is open to men, women, and children and provides three meals a day and extensive support services including case management, education and employment, computer lab, recovering meeting, and assessments. The program supplies a stable living environment with case managers for guidance, helping move clients to more independence. 


www.mustministries.org

The Hope Center

The HOPE Center is a non-profit medical clinic specializing in pregnancy diagnosis and decision support. They seek to provide help, hope, and healing to individuals of all ages in the community who find themselves with pregnancy or relationship issues. Their Baby & More Thrift Store provides quality baby items to their clients that need them. The HOPE Center offers guidance without judgment, medical testing without fees, and renewed hope for a better tomorrow. 


www.hopectr.com