What is Storehouse Ministries?
Storehouse Ministries is a vital ministry meeting the practical needs of persons in our communities who fall on hard times. The ministry is designed not only to provide physical food, but spiritual nourishment as well. Storehouse Ministries works with more than 100 Southern Baptist churches and new congregations in the Noonday Baptist Association. Each church helps by donating food and funds to aid those in need.
Just a reminder that when a person in need calls or comes to your church, give them the Storehouse Ministries phone number, (770) 428-8410. Do not send them to the Associational office. Each person must CALL in to Storehouse Ministries to receive help with assistance. Storehouse Ministries does not accept walk-ins.
As the month of November begins, Storehouse Ministries has begun packing boxes for Thanksgiving. Please see below critical items needed. Please consider making a monetary or food donation to help with these items. Also, more volunteers are needed to help pack boxes and to answer phones during the months of November and December. Contact Karen Stevens at (770) 422-3347 for details or email Karen.
Click HERE for the complete Storehouse Ministries Food List. These foods are always needed.
CONSIDER becoming a church that regularly contributes to Storehouse Ministries. Here are some ways your church can do this:
However you choose to do it, your steady ministry will be put to good use in drawing the world to God's Kingdom.
Storehouse Ministries presently has 18 pantry churches with food boxes on hand at their church to be distributed to those who contact Storehouse Ministries. Each box is packed with a Bible and tract. Members of Pantry Churches make personal contacts and develop relationships with person who contact Storehouse for assistance. This ministry allows practical needs to be met by a church in the neighborhood of the persons in need with love, compassion, and spiritual hope.
There is a great need for more Pantry Churches. Please prayerfully consider whether your church can fill this need. Call Karen Stevens, Storehouse Ministries Coordinator, at (770) 422-3347 for a full explanation of this important ministry role.
VOLUNTEERS OF ALL AGES NEEDED
Storehouse Ministries depends on volunteers from Noonday Baptist churches. Volunteers of all ages are needed--from elementary school children to retired adults (children need to be supervised by adults). This is a way for everyone to become involved in a mission that feeds the needy, carries the Word of God and gives a personal face to Christ Jesus.
Karen Stevens, Storehouse Ministries Coordinator, encourages leaders of RAs, GAs and Youth groups to schedule a time to bring their students to do a mission trip at Storehouse Ministries. Call (770) 422-3347 to schedule a time to serve.
Together we serve Christ by spreading His love