Para-Church Ministries

Serving - Many local ministries are in need of your ongoing help and service. Please click on any of the links below to get more information.
  • Mercy Education Resource Cente...
  • The GreenHouse
  • Sacramento Valley Teen Challen...
  • Hands and Feet Homework Club
  • BALM
  • Financially Faithful, Inc.
  • Moral Values Program
  • AmigosMissionCompassionAssocia...
  • Summer Day Camp Adventure Guid...
  • Christian Soldiers
  • Summer Day Camp Guide - volunt...
  • World Relief

Church Ministries

Many local churches have ongoing ministries where you may be able to help. Please click on any link below to get more information
  • Grief Share Support Group CARE...
  • ACF
  • Women Of Hope CARE MINISTRY
  • Facing Cancer With Faith CARE ...

Mission Agencies/
Mission Trips/Child Sponsorship

These are national listings of well-known, established, national and international mission organizations and/or child sponsorship. Please click on any link below to get more information.
  • Cambodia Outreach Trip GLOBAL ...
  • UrbanPromise International
  • Colombia Outreach Trip GLOBAL ...
  • Czech Republic Outreach Trip G...
  • VisionTrust International
  • Make Way Partners
  • Kenya Outreach Trip GLOBAL OUT...

Meet Practical Needs

Giving – Many local church and para-church ministries have immediate needs for things; supplies, goods, etc. Please click on any link below to get more information.
  • Men's Clothing Donations for Ho...

Community Opportunities

Worthy needs to meet are all around us, not just in churches and parachurch ministries. Consider getting involved with one of these organizations who are doing great things in our community.
  • Become a reading partner this ...
  • Habitat for Humanity

Local Emergency Needs

If it’s housing, food, clothing or mental health services, these ministries and agencies are good resources to talk to when a pressing need occurs with you or someone in your family.
  • Medical Teams International

Serving blog

A Story Can Fuel a Dream

March 12th, 2015

"What's God's plan to make it believable to the world that God is good? We are the plan! There is no other plan."- Gary Haugen, Founder, International Justice Mission

"What's your favorite food?" I asked.

Staring back at me was 13-year-old Ernest- a lanky adolescent living at the small orphanage called SafeHaven in the Lilongwe region of Malawi. That small sub-Saharan country has 12 million...

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Eat Like Christmas

March 05th, 2015

"O Lord, open my eyes that I may see the need of others, open my ears that I may hear their cries, open my heart so that they need not be without succor, let me be not afraid to defend the weak because of the anger of the rich. Show me where love and hope and faith are needed, and use me to bring them to those places. And so open my eyes and my ears that I may this coming day be able to...

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Embracing the Broken

February 26th, 2015

"And I pray that you, being rooted and established in love, may have power, together with all the saints, to grasp how wide and long and high and deep is the love of Christ, and to know this love that surpasses knowledge- that you may be filled to the measure of the fullness of God."- Ephesians, 3:17

"What drew you this kind of ministry?" I asked the 21-year-old college junior.

"Do you...

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Sharing Lavishly

February 19th, 2015

"Love is the measure of stature. The more we love, the bigger we become. There is no smaller package in the universe than a man all wrapped up in himself."- William Sloane Coffin

Before leaving for the sub-Saharan country of Malawi, Africa, I made a visit to BJ's Wholesale Club and picked up a case of Nature Valley Roasted Nut Granola Bars. The menu for the ten days would be sparse, so I...

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