Serve Day

Are you looking for a way to serve in the St. Louis community? Join us on Saturday, September 30, 2017 for our annual Serve Day. We’ll meet at our South-City Site The Connection at 8:30 am for prayer and instructions before splitting up to serve at agencies in St. Louis. 

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SERVE DAY 2017 SCHEDULE

8:30 am - Worship at South-City Site The Connection (6701 Virginia Avenue, St. Louis, MO 63111)
9:00 am - Dismiss to Projects

What does it mean to BE the church?  One way we can BE the church is by serving others and sharing God’s love with them.  On Saturday, September 30, you will have the opportunity to BE the church in our community.  We’ll meet at 8:30 am for communion and a brief devotion at our South-City Site before breaking up into groups to work on projects both at The Connection and in the community.  All are welcome.  Invite your friends to SERVE DAY.  Nursery care will be available at The Connection.  Please indicate nursery care needs on the sign-up form or call (314) 991-0546.    

Please wear closed-toed shoes and comfortable clothing. Every effort will be made  to  assign  you  to  your  preferred  selection,  however  due  to  limits  by  the mission agencies, adjustments may be necessary.  Projects that are kid-friendly are indicated by an asterisk.

*KINGDOM HOUSE (9:15 am-12:00 pm): Work in the market, vegetable garden and other miscellaneous cleaning tasks.  1321 South 11th Street, St. Louis, MO 63104

*BLOW ELEMENTARY SCHOOL (9:15 am-12:00 pm): Garden cleanup and other jobs.  516 Loughborough Ave, St. Louis, MO 63111 (a block from The Connection)

*SOUTH-CITY SITE PROJECTS @ THE CONNECTION (9:00 am- 12:00 pm):
• Hygiene Kit assemble for The Connection Outreach Ministry.
• Prayer Blankets: Make fleece prayer blankets for ailing church members.
• Neighborhood Cleanup: Pick up trash around the Carondelet area.
• Cooking for Haven Street: Help with food prep and cook for The Connection’s feeding the hungry ministry.
• Church Maintenance: Painting and cleaning tasks at The Connection.

FULL - EPWORTH CHILDREN & FAMILY SERVICES (10:45 am-2:00 pm): Barbecue lunch and play games with the teens at Epworth. Volunteers must be 21 or older.  110 N Elm Ave, Webster Groves, MO 63119
The Serve Day at Epworth is now full.  Please contact the office if you have interest in serving at Epworth in the future.

FULL - HABITAT FOR HUMANITY (7:45 am-3:45 pm): Bring work gloves, a lunch and/or snacks and water bottle.  Volunteers must be 16 years or older.  You will be contacted with more details after sign-up.   The Serve Day Habitat day is now full.  Please contact the office if you have interest in serving at Habitat in the future.