LSCC has partnered with the following organizations that share the commitment to serve people of our local community.
Contact: Erica Mackey, email@example.com
Care Portal. Our partnership with Care Portal allows us to meet the needs of hurting children and families in a very tangible way right here in our own backyard. We believe if we each do a little, together we can make a huge impact! It’s as simple a receiving an email each month. Visit https:// vimeo.com/115282975 to learn more.
Quarterly Community Group. Are you a foster/adoptive/respite family? Do you have a heart for children in need? Join us for dinner and fellowship at our next quarterly commu- nity group meeting. is group allows us to encourage and equip one another as we strive to defend the weak and the fatherless (Psalm 82:3). Dinner and childcare provided. Email firstname.lastname@example.org to RSVP (number of adults, number and ages of children)
Contact: Sarah McLelland, email@example.com
Rachel House exists to end abortion in Kansas City. We're here to fight for the physical lives of the unborn babies and eternal lives of their moms and we do that by providing free pregnancy testing, life affirming ultrasounds, adoption resources, counseling and sharing the gospel. Opportunities exist for client advocates, couriers, nursing volunteers/RDMS, cleaning crews, Rachel House Ambassadors, event load in/load out, web design and editor (Word Press), building maintenance. Long and short-term opportunities.
If Not For Grace
Contact: Carmen Jobes, 816-809-1123 or firstname.lastname@example.org
If Not For Grace Ministries provides a safe, confidential place for women and men to process through the paid and grief from past abortions. More info: www.infg.org
Community Awareness. Statistics say that 1 out of 3 women have had an abortion. Help us share our vision with your family, friends and coworkers! Friend us on Facebook and invite INFG to share a testimony of transformation or have a booth at any event you're planning in the community.
Her Choice To Heal Co-facilitators. Help facilitate a 9-week session of Her Choice to Heal classes to provide healing an freedom to the abortion-wounded. Training provided, including being a mentee during a class prior to co-facilitating a class.
Week of July 8-15
We are encouraging everyone to “Skip-the-Sip” of your favorite beverage and instead ll a cup with spare money/change. Cups will be available at the Next Steps Center the week prior. If you would like to begin your “Skip-the-Sip” journey earlier we encourage you to use your own cup and bring it to the Next Steps Center at the end of July.
Lullaby of Hope
Lullaby of Hope is a ministry for women journeying through infertility, pregnancy or infant loss. It exists to bring comfort in a time of grief and hope in a time of uncertainty.
Lullaby of Hope Walk to Remember
Saturday, June 9, 8:30am
Register and more information: lullabyofhope.org/new-events/2018/6/9/walk-to-remember
Hillcrest Transitional Housing
Contact: Jan, email@example.com
Through our partnership with Hillcrest Transitional Housing, LSCC has helped more than ten families move from home- lessness to self-su ciency. Home groups can help support a family as they complete the 90-day program. Individuals, families and home groups can be a part of short-term serve opportunities such as helping at the thrift store, helping stock the food pantry, teaching life skills classes, or serving as a budget counselors and helping with childcare while parents attend classes. Because of LSCC small groups and individuals serving in the Hillcrest ministry, we have been able to help more than eleven families change their lives.
City Union Mission Summer Camp
Contact: Brian Jobes 816-878-2908
For underprivileged youth in KC July 1-7
Kids travel to Camp Cumcito located near the Lake of the Ozarks. A group from LSCC is volunteering the week of July 1-7. We will be serving 4-6 year olds that week. e goal of the camp is for kids to have a ton of fun and hear that Jesus loves them. Opportunity for teens and adults alike.
Pro Deo Youth Center
Contact: Pete Corpeny, firstname.lastname@example.org
Pro Deo Youth Center is a relational organi- zation geared toward teenagers in grades 7th-12th. At its core, Pro Deo is a people group, a family, a home away from home. We provide a er-school and week-end program- ming to help teens grow into productive adults, all the while, enjoying their teen years in a safe and fun environment. We give teens opportunities to set goals while providing the support and accountability they need to be successful. We are building a legacy of excellence in loving teens and empowering them to dream & achieve.
Lee's Summit Pointe Rehabilitation / LSCC Nursing Home
Contact: Steve and Angie Reber email@example.com
Jesus tells us in Mark 10:45 that even the Son of Man did not come to be served, but to serve. The Nursing Home Ministry is a place you can put this verse into practice. LSCC provides church services to the residents to the residents of Lee's Summit Pointe each Sunday at 11am. Service begins with a time of worship through music, then a message of encouragement in the Word is shared, and then afterwards a time to visit with the residents and pray with them.