Serving at Cross-Lines

Lara Schopp Metro Service, Serve, Serve Our Church

On Mon., Jan. 13, a group of staff spent the afternoon at Cross-Lines Community Outreach’s Kitchen serving “Taco Tuesday.” Would you like to serve at Cross-Lines with members and staff of Country Club Christian Church? Contact Corey Meyer. 

One Plate at a Time

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By Rev. Corey Meyer, Director of Mission Partnerships The people came in short waves over the course of about an hour and a half. Some would come up and say, “No lettuce, please,” or “I would love extra beans today,” and we happily obliged. A few folks requested a smaller …

Pumpkin Pies for Micah Ministry

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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, …

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

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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 …

Virginia Reed Food Drive Summer Needs

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As the end of the school year approaches, students are anticipating the start of their summer vacation. However, hunger doesn’t take a vacation and in fact, food insecurity increases during summer months, when low-income students are no longer receiving free or reduced-cost breakfast and lunch at school. Food banks typically …