Saturday, January 18, 2020

Kids learn new ways to worship

Heritage Bible Church in Bakersfield, Calif., held its first ever Art Camp for kids going into kindergarten through sixth grade in July 2019. Art...

Wrapping up a year of support for foster care

How many wrapping supplies does it take to prepare Christmas gifts for 375 children? Volunteers from North Oak Community Church (NOCC) in Hays, Kansas,...

Church provides school supplies for city’s elementary school

For one evening in mid-August, school supplies instead of meals filled cafeteria tables at Hillsboro (Kan.) Elementary School (HES). Around the tables, members of...

Hosting the homeless

Four times each year, First MB Church in Wichita, Kansas, transforms classrooms into guest rooms and welcomes homeless families for a weeklong stay. It's...

Fresno fights poverty

What does it look like when churches partner together to impact a struggling city? This is the question being asked by a collection of...

Ministry addresses poverty in Omaha

In 1996, members of Faith Bible Church in South Omaha, Neb., decided they wanted to do more to reach the community in their urban...

Volunteers specialize in Saturday service projects

Whether it’s preparing freezer meals for families, organizing a free community pancake feed or collecting coats and shoes for elementary school children, Krista Heinrichs...

Unique location for Christmas Eve service encourages worship

The barn, with its burgundy exterior and white-trimmed panes, stands contrasted against the Nebraska sky. Light radiates from within as the sweet melody of...