Missions

"But you will receive power when the Holy Spirit has come upon you, and you will be My witnesses in Jerusalem, in all Judea and Samaria, and to the ends of the earth” (Acts 1:8).

Our Jerusalem

(New Kent and Henrico County and the city of Richmond)

  • Food Pantry - Our food pantry is stocked with non-perishables. If you know of someone who needs food, please let them know about our food pantry. It is open on Sunday through Thursday mornings from 9 am to 1 pm. Food may also be obtained between Tuesday evenings from 6:00 to 7:30 pm by appointment only. On first, second and fourth Fridays of each month from 10:00 am to 11:00 am we have perishables and other items donated by Food Lion grocery store available.
  • Community Mission Meal - Every first Sunday of the month we serve a meal for people in our community.
  • Monroe Park - Feed the homeless (in association with Stave Ministries), members of our church leave Kentwood early Sunday morning to feed the homeless. One of church members leads another ministry that provides clothes.

Our World

Samaritan’s Purse: Operation Christmas Child® - Operation Christmas Child brings joy and hope to children in desperate situations around the world through gift-filled shoe boxes and the good News of God’s love. This program of Samaritan’s Purse provides an opportunity for people of all ages to be involved in a simple, hands-on missions project while focusing on the true meaning of Christmas--Jesus Christ. This year we had 111 boxes!

Lottie Moon Christmas Offering - Each year during the months of December, Southern Baptists around the world give an offering for the support of missionaries sent through the International Mission Board. 100% of receipts of this offering is given to the missionaries and their work.