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//project 29:11

"For I know the plans I have for you," declares the Lord, "plans to prosper you and not to harm you, plans to give you hope and a future." Jeremiah 29:11

Our Mission: Sharing the love of Christ through ministering to orphans worldwide. member Christian Alliance for Orphans

Adoption Resource Fund helps families in our congregation lessen the financial burden of adoption through grants funded by contributions. Grant applications available here or in the church office.

Fostering Hope Closet is a Resource Room in our Downtown facility filled with gently used clothing, furniture, and toys for foster families in need.

Strong Tower Orphan Home Project in Caracol, Haiti.

Teaming up with Military St. Baptist Church in Maine and Church of the Redeemer in Caracol, we will build a family-style orphan home housing 16-20 orphans.

Our part will be to provide the on-going prayer and financial support of the children. We are so excited to see how God will move in the lives of these children.

Here's what we can do right now:

Pray for 142 million orphaned and waiting children in the U.S. and the world

Get Involved by volunteering in the Closet, helping with fundraising and promotion, considering foster parenting or adoption.

Give financially to help the least of the least of these; sponsor an orphan for $45/month.

Contact Lorie Holt or Rena Vanderpool for more information.

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