The first annual service day for Chets Creek Church
Saturday, September 20th, 2008
Can you pray, give or go?

Here are the ministries we are helping on this day:

The Huntington at Hidden Hills Apartment Ministry
  • This ministry of Chets Creek Church began last year and is still in the beginning stages. Angie Coutts leads this ministry which involves on-site Bible studies, after-school tutoring, and other outreach activities.
  • Impact Jacksonville service day activities: Grandparent Appreciation Brunch for the community, interior and exterior maintenance/beautification
  • Volunteers Needed: 15-18
Beverly Hills Community Center (Northwest Jacksonville Project)
  • This community center is the site of a new Chets-assisted Celebrate Recovery ministry and outreach location for Abundant Faith Fellowship, the newest church plant of Chets.
  • Impact Jacksonville service day activities: helping to launch above ministries, general cleaning projects at center, face-painting, sports tournament and community cookout
  • Volunteers Needed: 30

Builder’s Care/Universal Design Solutions: Christian Home Restoration Project

  • Builders Care is a nonprofit division of the Northeast Florida Builder’s Association and works to repair deteriorated homes belonging to the low income, elderly and disabled.
  • Impact Jacksonville service day activities: assisting contractors to demolish and repair an inner-city fire-damaged home belonging to an elderly woman
  • Volunteers Needed: 25

City Rescue Mission

  • City Rescue Mission is a faith-based, nonprofit organization that has provided help to the homeless and needy in Jacksonville and Northeast Florida since 1946. CRM provides emergency and recovery services and strives to help people get back on their feet.
  • Impact Jacksonville service day activities: general cleaning projects, possible painting
  • Volunteers Needed: 15-20

Paul Avenue Baptist Church Ministry Center

  • This outreach ministry is located in the Larson Community and ministers to low-income families. Chets Creek has an on-going partnership with Paul Avenue.
  • Impact Jacksonville service day activities: block party, community cook-out, face painting, music, outdoor games and more
  • Volunteers Needed: 20-25

Seamark Ranch

  • Seamark Ranch is a non-denominational, Christ-centered childrens home that is committed to sharing the Gospel, hope, healing and a brighter future with abused, neglected, abandoned and homeless children.
  • Impact Jacksonville service day activities: indoor cleaning, outdoor landscaping (laying sod, planting flowers)
  • Volunteers Needed: 25-30
  • Minimus Age: 12 years

First Coast Women’s Services

  • First Coast Women’s Services is a non-profit organization committed to offering truthful information and support to individuals who are facing unplanned pregnancies.
  • Impact Jacksonville service day activities: general cleaning, carpet cleaning
  • Volunteers Needed: 10-15

Chets Creek Elementary School

  • Chets Creek Elementary School has been a big supporter of Chets Creek Church for more than 10 years. Help us express gratitude to them through service!
  • Impact Jacksonville service day activities: exterior beautification, faculty and staff appreciation and student encouragement projects
  • Volunteers Needed: 20-30

Hubbard House

  • For 25 years Hubbard House has been serving Northeast Florida with the mission of eliminating domestic violence in our community. This organization seeks to assist each member of an affected family.
  • Impact Jacksonville service day activities: painting a resident’s room and general cleaning
  • Volunteers Needed: 10-15
  • Minimum Age: 16 years

Florida Baptist Children’s Home

  • Florida Baptist Children’s Homes is a faith-based, nonprofit organization that provides safe, stable, Christian homes for children in need and provides for their physical, emotional, social and spiritual needs.
  • Impact Jacksonville service day activities: landscaping, interior cleaning and painting of campus buildings
  • Volunteers Needed: 20-30

Please, please think about these ministries, pray about them. And if God lays it on your heart to do something, whether it is to pray or to give money or time, please do it! We are so blessed, and so many of these people really need to feel God’s love for them. Until ALL have heard–