Project Type: Construction/Maintenance, Church Construction, Home Repair/Renovation, Evangelism/Community Outreach, Food/Clothing, Resource Needs
Length of Assignment: 1 week or less
SPECIAL NEED FOR WINTER 2018: New or good used coats for children (200+ boys and girls, all sizes) needed. Also need school supplies for children.
Phelps Baptist Church is in need of mission teams to help with general church construction (painting & maintenance) and with home repairs in the area. They are also in need of food for their food pantry, and teams to help with VBS and other outreach events.
Phelps Baptist Church is in rural Pike County, in the middle of coal country, and is the eastern most SBC church in Kentucky. Many of the coal mines are closed and this church ministers in a high poverty area.
Size of Teams: small teams
Housing and Food Preparation: Teams can stay in the church, which has a full kitchen. The pastor has some space in his house where small teams could stay. There are motels in Pikeville, and a Bed & Breakfast close by. Call pastor for information.
Available Dates: Contact Pastor
Materials for Ministry: Teams will need to provide.
Are Background Checks of Volunteers Required: Call for information.
Bruce Hawkins, Pastor
Email: firstname.lastname@example.org (or) email@example.com
PO Box 321
Phelps, KY 41553
Church: Phelps Baptist Church
Association: Pike Baptist Association