Short term mission teams are needed to reach out to inmates’ families with the gospel. Teams are also needed to work with needy families in the area doing home repairs as well as evangelism/witnessing. Teams can be used in construction/upkeep/maintenance of the ministry facilities.
Teams are also needed April – September to do yard work. On federal holidays help is needed on Tuesdays and Wednesdays to clean rooms (about 10 – 15) for Saturday through Monday visitations.
Clothing and household items are needed for Haven of Rest’s Heavenly Treasures thrift store. Contributions can be tax deductible.
Call for available dates.
Ministry Description: Haven of Rest Family Ministries is a hospitality house for inmates’ families who travel to Martin County to visit inmates at the Big Sandy Federal Penitentiary. They also operate Heavenly Treasurers thrift store for families in the community.
Size of Teams: 10-25.
Available dates: Contact directors. Fall teams are especially needed.
Housing and Food Preparation: Housing available at Haven of Rest- $10 per person per day. A large kitchen is available for use by mission teams.
Materials for Project: Teams provide.
Are Background Checks of Volunteers Required for this project? Call for information.