Pumpkin Pies for Micah Ministry

Lara Schopp Metro Service, Serve, Serve Our Church

Each November, our Collection Connection focuses on providing pumpkin pies for Micah Ministry’s annual Thanksgiving Dinner for homeless and needy individuals in the historic Northeast neighborhoods of Kansas City. This year we are requesting monetary donations to purchase large pies at Costco for this event. Each pie costs approximately $6, …

2020 Mission/Service/Learning Trips

Lara Schopp Mission Trips, Serve, Uncategorized

Ecuador (rescheduled from October 2019) The fall 2019 Ecuador service/learning trip was rescheduled to January 17 – 24 , 2020, and a few spaces remain open for this trip. For details contact  Nancy Lear or Corey Meyer.   Nicaragua  February 23 – 29, 2020 Visiting our international partner CEPAD in Managua, Nicaragua to …

Upcoming Service Opportunities

Lara Schopp Metro Service, Serve, Serve Our Church

Micah Ministry Serve dinner at Micah Ministry from 5:30 to 7:00 p.m., on Mon., Oct. 14. Meet in the chapel lot at 4:30 p.m. to carpool. Return to church at 7:30 p.m. Questions? Contact Jackie Cunningham at 816-246-6202. Partnership Day The Metro Mission team has scheduled a partnership service day on …

Gifts for the Future

Lara Schopp Articles, Corey Meyer, Give, Metro Service, Serve

Rev. Corey Meyer, Director of Mission Partnerships For over two decades, Bridging the Gap has been dreaming of programs to encourage Kansas City to think creatively about ways to promote environmental sustainability. During this year’s Easter season, you heard it from our worship leaders, read it in The Christian, and …

We’re home. Now what?

Lara Schopp 2019 High School Ecuador Mission Trip

An international mission trip isn’t easy. There’s much to plan, much to purchase, much to prepare. The hardest part, however, may be readjusting to life back home. Beyond catching up on rest, it can be difficult to make sense of the memories and the transformation you’ve had while traveling; it …

From Aislinn: Ecuador day 2

Lara Schopp 2019 High School Ecuador Mission Trip

Today was an earlier day than yesterday, and we had gotten through the listening part and into the doing. Even though the morning was full of painting and staining and finishing the ceiling we still had opportunities to learn about their culture through our work and observations. For example, on …