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Acts One 8 - Missions

Rob Mancuso - Team Leader

We refer to our Missions team as our "Acts One 8" team. Our Acts One 8 team is the "Go" portion of our Core Values. Acts 1:8 tells us; "But you will receive power when the Holy Spirit comes on you; and you will be my witnesses in Jerusalem, and in all Judea and Samaria, and to the ends of the earth.” What does this verse have to do with us today? We are living in our very own Jerusalem, Judea, and Samaria.

Jerusalem: Where you live/culturally comfortable

Judea: Geographically near/culturally comfortable

Samaria: Geographically near/culturally dissimilar

Ends of the Earth: Everywhere else

RESOURCES (Click on Title to link to the resource)

Acts One 8 Statement of Purpose

Training Requirements

Code of Conduct

Application (Short Term Missions Trip)

Our Affiliations

Give: State Missions Offering

Give: Annie Armstrong Easter Offering

Give: Lottie Moon Christmas Offering

PRAY: Prayer is an important part to the success of our missions team. Please view our missions team Prayer Requests.

GIVE: Please consider giving to our State Missions Offering, the Annie Armstrong Easter Foundation, and the Lottie Moon Christmas Offering.

GO: There are many opportunites to serve. Please view the opportunites below and/or contact Jen Carignan. Additionally, please let her know if you have a personal ACTS ONE 8 plan that we can share with the FBCUM body.

DISASTER RELIEF

The purpose of our disaster relief team is to provide physical, emotional, and spiritual help to victims of natural and man-made disasters, including floods, earthquakes, hurricanes, tornadoes, fires, and terrorist attacks, in North America. Currently our church owns and operates a laundry unit that has helped support mud-out and chain saw crews after Hurricanes Katrina, Rita (New Orleans) and Ike (Houston/Galveston) by washing clothes, etc. For further information please contact Jen Carignan or view our parent parner's disaster relief site (BCMD). For pictures of our members in action, please visit our Flicr account.

NURSING HOME MINISTRY

Jenifer Clark visits with the residents of a local nursing home every week, she brings one of her dogs, Simmy, and spends time encouraging and sharing with the residents. If you would like more information please contact Jenifer at 410-286-5370.

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