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Local Missions Opportunities

SOUTH OKC/MOORE

NORMAN/CLEVELAND COUNTY

OKLAHOMA / REGIONAL

NEW PARTNERS/INITIATIVES

  • Foster / Adoption Ministry - Kristine Young
  • Local Homeless Ministry
  • Church Plant, Farsi Speaking Congregation
  • Pastor Farshid / Partnership
  • Ministry for Women in Crisis

JULY LOCAL MISSION OPPORTUNITIES

Ambassador Baseball Camp

Moore Youth Baseball Fields (Buck Thomas Park) | Wednesday, July 14th & Thursday, July 15th

  • Volunteers Needed: 8am - Noon
  • Camp: 9am - Noon / Gates Open at 8:15 am
  • Volunteers are needed to help with registration, passing out water/snacks, and team leaders taking campers from station to station.
  • We currently have 200+ kids signed up.
  • Contact Pastor Jim Lehew for more info HERE.


Sparrow Project - The Great Gatsby Dinner & Dance at Emmaus

Saturday, July 24th | 6:00 - 9:00 pm

  • The sparrow project serves adults with intellectual disabilities. They help with work skills, life skills, creative interests, and social activities.
  • We are in need of volunteers to help host, greet, and serve on Saturday, July 24th. We are still working on details with the Sparrow leadership.
  • This will be a formal event. Suit/Tie/Dress
  • Contact Pastor Jim Lehew for more info HERE.


Foster Care / Child Care Night for Foster Families at Emmaus

Saturday, July 31st | 4:00 - 8:00 pm

  • Volunteers are needed to help with the different activities for the evening.
  • We will set up at the Volleyball Courts, Playground, Gaga Ball, CornHole, and Basketball.
  • We will cookout that evening and most activities will be outside.
  • Contact Pastor Jim Lehew for more info HERE.


Backpack Supplies Drive

  • Help us fill backpacks with supplies to give to children in need!
  • We have already purchased the backpacks through the North American Mission Board for $3 per backpack. We just need the items to fill the backpacks.
  • Backpacks will be given away at the Foster Care Night (July 31st), National Night Out (August 3rd), and at Moore Manor Apartments (August 8th).
  • We have specific items that we are collecting. Download the list of items we need to be donated below.
  • Donated items can be dropped off at the Mission Center anytime during the month of July.
  • Contact Pastor Jim Lehew for more info HERE.


AUGUST LOCAL MISSION OPPORTUNITIES

National Night Out

Moore Warren Movie Theater Parking Lot | Tuesday, August 3rd | 7:00 - 9:00 pm

  • Volunteers are needed at 5:00 pm to set up Tents, Ice chests, Water, Snacks, Corn Hole, Backpacks, and Giveaways.
  • Contact Pastor Jim Lehew for more info HERE.


Oklahoma Baptist Homes for Children / Single Mom’s Hope Program

  • Style Show / Embassy Suites, Norman / Saturday, August 7th / 5:30 pm
  • We will host 3 different tables from Emmaus for the style show (limited seats available)
  • Monday Night Volunteers needed throughout the school year / 1.5 hours / Every Monday night.
  • Contact Pastor Jim Lehew for more info HERE.


Moore Manor Apartments / Cookout & Backpack Giveaway

Sunday, August 8th | 5:00 - 7:00 pm

  • Volunteers needed to help grill Hamburgers / Hot Dogs and to help with Backpack Giveaways.
  • Contact Pastor Jim Lehew for more info HERE.


YEAR-ROUND OPPORTUNITIES

Mary Abbott Children’s House / Norman

  • Mary Abbott Children's House is a safe place for children who have suffered sexual, physical abuse, and neglect, as well as being a witness to a crime or in a drug endangered situation.


Moore Food Resource Center

  • Volunteers needed


Moore Police Department

  • Homeless Ministry / Ministry to Officers and those they come in contact with


Cleveland County Jail

  • Ministry to Inmates/Families/Jailers


Hope Pregnancy Center / South OKC

  • Volunteer at the South Center / Mobile Unit


Mission Norman

  • Food Distribution / Transitional Housing for Homeless families


Disaster Relief

Samaritan’s Purse Partnership

  • Chainsaw Truck - Needing Men/Couples who can help to deliver the truck to Disaster Sites
  • Needing volunteers who can help respond to needs in our area after local severe weather.

Oklahoma Baptist Disaster Relief Partnership

  • Shower Trailer Ministry
  • Looking for Emmaus Members who would be interested in being an assessor immediately f following severe weather events in our area. (Example: Hail Storm in Norman)
  • Contacting Church members and neighbors to assess damage and need of assistance.


Moore Faith Medical Clinic | Volunteer Meal

3rd Thursdays | 5:30 pm | Emmaus Coordinator: Susan Ray

  • Each month Emmaus provides a meal for 30 clinic volunteers. 
  • Van Drivers Needed to pick up patients / Emmaus Coordinator: Bill Ray
  • SS Classes Needed to help to provide a meal for one of the 3rd Thursdays of each month.
  • For more information contact Pastor Jim HERE.


Hope Is Alive Meal For South OKC Homes / Addiction Recovery

HIA House 5 - Kingswood Addition / HIA House 6 - S. 104th & Western

We will be providing a meal for residents at the two South OKC Homes. One home has 11 residents and the other home has 9 residents. We are committed to providing meals for both homes once a quarter in 2021. We are also helping to collect items each month to help with supplies for each home. If your family or small group would be interested in adopting a home or a month of supplies. For more information contact Pastor Jim HERE.