You don't have to go far to find a mission. We are all called to be missionaries right where we are. Texarkana has many needs for your service. Listed below are many of the local ministries we currently have at FBC for you to plug into.
Club 29:11- FBC's after school program for inner city and at risk children.
ShelterKidZ- provides shoeboxes full of hygiene items and other goodies for children whose mothers are staying in domestic violence centers. Also provides underwear and socks, winter hats and gloves, school backpacks and supplies, and Christmas gifts.
Homebound Ministry- reaching out to the homebound in our church through cards, visitations and meals.
Life Healing- FBC is reaching the community through various opportunities for spiritual healing. Celebrate Recovery, Counseling, Divorce Care, Soulmates, Grief Share are all great ways to find healing through Jesus.
First Hands- group of men who complete small construction/repair projects for elderly or those in need.
Angel Quilts- Provides quilts to cancer patients who are undergoing chemotherapy.
Back Packs for Kids- providing packs full of healthy food for needy kids.
First Impressions Greeters- You never get a second chance to make a first impression!
Parking lot golf cart drivers- helping people to and from their cars on Sunday.
Intercessory Prayer Ministry- pray without ceasing in our prayer room.
Deaf Ministry- FBC's outreach and discipleship for the deaf.
If you would like to serve with one of these great ministries, or just need more information, email Mike or call 903-831-6000.
Runnin WJ Ranch- therapeutic horse back riding for the handicapped.
Friendship Center- providing life-sustaining assistance to those in need.
Primera Iglesia Bautisa- Hispanic partner church of Texarkana.
Watersprings Ranch- a home for children in need.
Lifehouse Church- local church in College Hill.
First Choice Pregnancy Center- support for ladies facing unplanned pregnancies.
Salvation Army- Angel Tree Christmas program
Women's Recovery Center- helping women who are in the last stages of incarceration find Christ and new life.
CASA- Court appointed special advocates.
Domestic Violence Prevention- non-profit agency serving adult victims of domestic violence.
Opportunities Inc.- providing assistance to those with special needs
Randy Sam's Homeless Shelter-
American Red Cross- Domestic disaster relief, and much more.