Local Serving Opportunities

The Good News of Jesus applies to people overseas and to people right in our circles of influence. As followers of Jesus, there are many ways for us to be His hands and feet right here in the Truckee Meadows.

In addition to our own homes, families, workplaces, and schools, below is a sampling of the organizations and ministries with which people in our church have been or are currently involved. Click on the links below for more information.

Awaken, INC.Awaken, INC.
“Awaken INC (In the Name of Christ) is a Christian human rights organization based in Reno, seeking to combat the commercial, sexual exploitation and trafficking of women and children throughout Nevada.” The mission is to raise awareness of and promote advocacy for those in who are being sexually exploited.

Child Evangelism Fellowship (CEF)Child Evangelism Fellowship (CEF)
"Child Evangelism Fellowship is a Bible-centered organization composed of born-again believers whose purpose is to evangelize boys and girls with the gospel of the Lord Jesus Christ and to establish (disciple) them in the Word of God and in a local church for Christian living."

Crisis Pregnancy Center (CPC)Crisis Pregnancy Center (CPC)
The Crisis Pregnancy Center provides information and confidential counseling to women and men who are considering getting an abortion in order to inform about & encourage them to pursue other options.

Pathfinders is a multi-church ministry committed to teaching and mentoring at-risk inner-city children in the Reno/Sparks area. Their purpose is to help the children involved in Pathfinders to know and love Jesus Christ and to put that love into action by making choices that reflect a strong moral character built on Christian principles.

Reno-Sparks Gospel Mission (RSGM)Reno-Sparks Gospel Mission (RSGM)
“The Reno-Sparks Gospel Mission is Northern Nevada’s largest provider of services to the homeless and needy.”

The Forgotten Initiative (TFI)The Forgotten Initiative (TFI)
The Forgotten Initiative (TFI) mission is "to bring joy and purpose to the foster care community." They pledge "to show Jesus to the one who feels forgotten, by serving agency workers, foster parents, vulnerable adults and children."

Grace Warner Partnership

Click to find out more about our partnership with
Grace Warner Elementary School.

Other Local Serving Opportunities

Big Brothers Big Sisters of Northern Nevada
Opportunities: mentoring young kids
Food Bank of Northern Nevada
Opportunities: canned food drives around the holidays
Keep Truckee Meadows Beautiful
Opportunities: partnering with community clean-up days
Ronald McDonald House Charities
Opportunities: preparing and serving meals for families staying there; cleaning
United Blood Services
Opportunities: quarterly blood drives at the Mobile Blood Unit in the church parking lot