Outreach and Missions Projects

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Honey Brook Youth Center (Steeple to People)

Opportuntiy Frequancy:

Monthly

Region:

Local

We provide a meal every 3rd Saturday to the students and staff of the Honey Brook Youth Center.  Contact Pat Columbia for more information on the youth center.  Or contact Linda Good for more information on the meal.

The mission of the Honey Brook Youth Center is simple:
"Kids come here to play games, hang out, and learn about the Lord Jesus Christ. HBYC is dedicated to helping kids grow spiritually, socially, and emotionally. It is our prayer that lives will be enriched and that young people come to know the saving power of our Lord Jesus Christ as we serve together at HBYC"


We meet at the youth center: 4610 Horseshoe Pike Honey Brook, PA 19344, around 5:45PM on the third Saturday of every month.

Involvement Opportunities

How can you get involved?

  • Help provide meal necessities
  • Come spend time with teens
  • Support the Honey Brook Youth Center and Steeple to People


Please pray that God will pour out His blessing on the ministries of Steeple to People, and the Honey Brook Youth Center. Pray also that we will be a blessing to those we interact with during our time at the center.

City Gate

Opportuntiy Frequancy:

Monthly

Region:

Local

Ashes to Beauty

Opportuntiy Frequancy:

Monthly

Region:

Local

Ashes to Beauty is a ministry in the city of Reading, that helps to provide a meal to the homeless and those in extreme poverty.  Each time they gather, each person not only receives physical food but also spiritual food.  The Gospel message is given each time they gather.

We provide the meal for Ashes to Beauty every 2nd Sunday of the month.  The menu is typically posted to MCC Church Friends Facebook page.

Involvement Opportunities

How can you get involved?

  • Help provide items needed for the meal
  • Come serve the meal
  • Build relationship with those that come
Please pray that God would pour out His blessing over Ashes to Beauty. Pray also the hearts would be touched and healed and brought into the Kingdom of God.

Anchored by Grace Mobile Clothing Closet

Opportuntiy Frequancy:

Ongoing

Region:

Local

Mission

Our mission is to provide the basic physical necessity of clothing to help keep the homeless and those in need, while showing them the love that Christ has shown us. We also strive to meet their clothing needs to help them obtain a job interview and hold a job.


Involvement Opportunities

Donate: 

  • Clothing in good, clean condition. All sizes, all seasons, all categories. Undergarments MUST be NEW WITH TAGS/in packaging!
  • Blankets
  • Rain Ponchos
  • Reusable Bags
  • Bathroom Hygiene Products such as: -Soap -Deodorant -Toilet Paper -Combs and Brushes -Shampoo & Conditioner -Toothbrush & Toothpaste -Feminine Hygiene Products

Donations can be dropped off at with either entrance of Morgantown Community Church in Elverson, PA (across from Wal-Mart). Once received, each donation is carefully sorted, and loaded up to take into the city of Reading, PA where the homeless and low income families and veterans can come and shop for free, no questions asked.

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Adopt-A-Block

Opportuntiy Frequancy:

Weekly

Region:

Local

What is Adopt-A-Block?
Adopt-A-Block (AAB) is a group of volunteers who visit with people in need on a weekly basis in order to:
· Meet Needs (Food, Clothing, Prayer, etc.)
· Build Relationships
· Show people the love of God in their lives

Where does AAB serve?
We serve in the city of Reading on 11th Street (Between Franklin St. and Chestnut St.)

When does AAB serve?
We serve every Saturday morning from 9:30 AM- 12:00 PM.

Involvement Opportunities

What do you do in AAB?

· Block Visits: Walk with a team and visit with people who live on the block. Ask people how you can make their day better and explore whether or not they have needs that we can meet.

· Offer to pray with them as we are led.

· Giveaways- Give food and possibly other items

· Continually develop ways to meet needs and provide resources

Please pray that we will: Seek God in all that we do. Be wise with what God give us. Make an eternal impact on Reading for God's Glory!