Local Missions Fair

Are you feeling called to be God’s hands and feet in yourcommunity? Visit the Fellowship Hall after today’s service to learn about organizations where other members of GBC are volunteering their time. It’s a great opportunity to find a place for you or someone you know to receive and give Christ-centered assistance. There will be representatives from: Malta--Local faith-based organization reaching out to the homeless in Southeastern Connecticut. Care Net Pregnancy Resource Center--Empowering people to make informed choices when confronted with an unplanned pregnancy Moms in Prayer--Moms who gather together to pray for their children and schools to impact them for Christ. Prison Fellowship Ministry-- Equipping local churches and trained volunteers to spread the Gospel, nurture disciples behind prison walls, and to minister to their families. Upward Sports--Christian sports league that helps kids develop sports skills and lifelong values. The Salvation Army of New London--Provides emergency assistance, services for the homeless, ongoing food assistance, and character and skill-building programs. Community of Hope-- Spirit-led, life-changing services to women coming out of addictions, homelessness, and domestic violence, including life-skill classes, spiritual enrichment through Bible studies and mentors, and Hope House. f2fmi--Mobilizing and equipping the churches of New England to proclaim the Gospel to students in their communities, across the nation, and around the world. Work & Learn, Inc.--Bible-based, volunteer-staffed organization helping the unemployed and underemployed by providing keys to spiritual revival and steps to successful job search and employment skills. Foreclosure prevention--Realtor Bette Giesing provides free foreclosure assistance by developing strategies that may enable people to stay in their home. Alpha--Ten-week course for people of all backgrounds, religions, and viewpoints who investigate the existence of God, purpose of life, afterlife, claims of Jesus and more.