The Metro Mission Ministry is the central point of information for the many local service and ministry opportunities available through the church.
If you are looking for a service opportunity, please contact Catherine Stark-Corn.
Donations Guidelines for Mission Partners. During the pandemic, our mission partners were overwhelmed with huge donations of a range of items and have put a pause on receiving general donations. Due to this change in what agencies can receive the Metro Mission Team will be limiting donations brought to church. Click HERE to review new Donation Guidelines before bringing items to church.
Country Club Christian Church volunteers prepare a lunch for guests at the Cross-Lines Food Kitchen, a service for homeless and hungry individuals in the region, on the first Tuesday of each month. Explore Volunteer Opportunities Here
Teams from our congregation help prepare homes for refugee families who have come to Kansas City through the Della Lamb Refugee Resettlement Program. Explore Volunteer Opportunities Here
Country Club Christian Church provides volunteers to encourage and support students and teachers at Hartman Elementary School. Explore Volunteer Opportunities Here
Micah Ministry is an outreach of Independence Boulevard Christian Church (IBCC) in the Historic Northeast and one of our Northeast PartNErship ministries. Country Club Christian Church supports Micah by providing volunteers and material support for meals, clothing drive, pumpkin pies for Micah’s Thanksgiving Dinner, and an annual Christmas Stocking ministry. Explore Volunteer Opportunities Here
The Northeast PartNErship is an initiative by Country Club Christian Church to focus on developing relationships in the Northeast Kansas City community and working collaboratively to make an impact. PartNErship targets the Independence Avenue corridor near Benton Boulevard. Explore Volunteer Opportunities Here
Grace at Work is an opportunity to join with other members and friends of Country Club Christian Church for a half day of service and fun. During these community-focused events, which take place one Saturday in the spring and one in the fall, you will be helping to create visible change in our local community.
Virginia Reed Food Drive
Ways to Give to the Food Drive – We have three easy ways to share the bounty with the hungry in our community:
- Make a financial contribution to the Virginia Reed Food Drive on the Harvesters Community Food Network website.
- Make a financial contribution to the church and mark your check or giving envelope “food drive.” You may place these gifts in the offering plate during worship.
- Participate in Souper Bowl Sunday, an annual winter campaign to raise funds for local food agencies.
Donate the “item of the month” to the basket in the church parlor or make a financial gift to the Collection Connection. Read The Christian for information about the items being collected throughout the year. Past examples include toothbrushes for Nicaragua, personal hygiene items for Christmas stockings, and yarn for the knitting ministry.
Metro Mission Service News & Opportunities
Warmth Packs for Micah MinistriesDecember 1, 2021Each Monday evening volunteers offer meals through the Micah Ministries at Independence Boulevard Christian Church. Many of those being served may be without adequate shelter or homes which becomes even more challenging in winter. Metro Missions Team will be collecting items and monetary donations for warmth packs to be shared for Christmas. Donations of water-proof winter ... Read More
Supporting Affordable Housing in Kansas CityNovember 23, 2021Country Club Christian Church recently issued $125,000 in grants in support of affordable housing programs in the historic Northeast area of Kansas City.
100 Trees Planted in Northeast KCOctober 18, 2021Church members gathered on Sat., Oct. 9 at Concourse Park to plant trees throughout the park and into the surrounding neighborhoods in the Northeast Kansas City as a service component marking our centennial celebration. Working with Heartland Tree Alliance (HTA), trees were planted in the park area, on street property and ... Read More