Children & Youth Missions

Connect, Equip, Go

Serving others is an expression of our deep love for Christ and growth in our Christian journey and we believe even
the youngest members of our church family can learn that serving others is what God calls each one of us to do.
 
Youth Ministry Missions:
DNOW: mission project during this Fayette County Student Ministry event
IMPACT: in June each year students work on homes through Square Foot Ministries
Beyond Our Walls: local & regional missions
Midwest Food Bank: the group goes to MFB to help organize/sort donations for pickup by food pantries and agencies
VBS: Youth minister to children of the church and community by being leaders during this week-long morning camp
 
Children’s Ministry Missions:
AVPride: our Children’s Ministry teams hosts children of Fayette County’s AVPride for Enriched Reader Leader each month. The children have playtime followed by a themed lesson, craft, snack & music.
Backpack Buddies: Providence Preschool families fill two backpacks every week during the school year for children who don’t have enough food at home over the weekend
Vacation Bible School: children collect food for the Real Life Center as part of their daily VBS lesson
Ongoing projects: throughout the year small projects are included in lessons so children learn concern and compassion for others
Construction has already begun on one home in Griffin. Come out at 8:30am on May 18 to
 120 Blanton Ave GriffinNo experience required & there will be something for everyone.
There will be a Wall Build in the Providence back parking lot on Saturday, June 1st 8:30-11am.
Materials, tools & instruction provided, volunteers needed. It’s easy & a great, convenient way to help with this outreach. Questions? Jeff Williams