Unless otherwise mentioned, all serving projects will be held Saturday, December 14, 2019. Volunteers will meet at 8:30 a.m. for breakfast and prayer.
Community Christmas Party. We are opening our doors to local families in need for a Christmas Celebration full of fun for the whole family! We will also have toys to give to each family to lighten the load that this season can bring for parents. Volunteers will run activities for the children and help hand out toys to parents. Families hoping to receive toys must contact the Missions Office to register in advance. (40 People) This team is now full.
Mobile Food Pantry. Join our Care Pointe Team as we host a Mobile Food Pantry! There will be hundreds of people coming to Cross Pointe to get the supplies they need. (65 People) This team is now full.
Mobile Food Pantry Encourager Team. Pastor Merritt will be presenting the Gospel to everyone who comes to the Mobile Food Pantry. As many gather on this day, we know there is an enormous spiritual need that we can meet. Volunteers are needed to encourage those who respond to the Gospel. Spanish and English speakers are needed. (15 people)
Clothes Closet. Volunteer in Care Pointe’s clothes closet to help this ministry as we provide members of the Gwinnett Community with supplies they need. (20 people) This team is now full.
Car Care for Single Parents. Touch the lives of single parents living in Gwinnett County by helping with basic car maintenance. We are looking for people who are willing to work hard and get messy as well as a couple women who will minister to those waiting while their car is being repaired. It takes a lot to be a parent; let’s help relieve some of the burden. (10 People)
Feet on the Street. Head to downtown Atlanta to serve with Cross Pointe’s Feet on the Street Team! This team will prepare and serve lunch to the homeless community at Hurt Park. (30 people) This team is now full.
Apartment Ministry. Brighten the mornings of those living in local apartment community by serving breakfast and ministering to residents! We will be making a pancake breakfast for residents to enjoy. This will be the perfect opportunity to invite our neighbors to celebrate Christmas with us this year. We will have teams serving at two apartment complexes. (20 people)
Wellspring Living. Wellspring Living is an organization that serves human trafficking victims and many who are at risk. One means of serving is through their Resale Shops. These shops provide funding for the organization as well as training opportunities for those being served by this organization. This team will help organize and run the shop. (8 People)
Navigate Recovery. We have recently partnered with Navigate Recovery, an organization devoted to serving those suffering from various forms of addiction. This organization will be opening a recovery center in 2020 and needs our help to get everything ready for residents! Volunteers will be painting rooms and putting together welcome baskets for the first 33 residents to come to the center. (25 People) This team is now full.
Check-In Team. Help us start the day off strong! We are looking for volunteers to run Check-In on our Sugarloaf Campus. Volunteers should arrive on campus no later than 7:30 a.m. (8 People) This team is now full.
Extra-Hands Team. As volunteers check in and the day gets going, we are bound to have a few last minute needs. Help us make sure everything runs smoothly by being on deck to hand out supplies to leaders, receive food deliveries and help with any other final details. Volunteers for this team should arrive by 7:30 a.m. (4 People)
Sugarloaf Childcare Volunteer Team. Volunteer to serve volunteers by providing childcare! All childcare volunteers will need to complete a background check. (10 people)
Mill Creek Campus Specific Opportunities
Best Christmas Ever for Foster Families. We want to give the Best Christmas Ever to Hall County Foster Families, so we are setting out to provide Christmas gifts for 25 Foster Children! Volunteers will team up and receive a child’s Christmas list. Teams will then go shopping for this child and wrap the gifts! We will finish by heading to the gift warehouse to help sort and deliver gifts to kids around the county. (75 People)
Mill Creek Event Volunteer Team. Help us start the day off strong! We are looking for volunteers to run Check-In and help set up for CP Serves at Mill Creek. Volunteers for this team should arrive by 7:30 a.m. (6 people)
Mill Creek Childcare Volunteer Team. Volunteer to serve volunteers by providing childcare! All childcare volunteers will need to complete a background check. (6 People)
Phillips State Prison (Friday, December 13). As an extension of our ongoing Detention Center Ministry, we will be giving Christmas gifts to over 1,000 inmates at Phillips State Prison. This is an opportunity to show Christ's redeeming love and be a light in a very dark place. (15 people)
**This opportunity will take place on Friday, December 13. Volunteers will meet at Phillips State Prison no later than 9:30 a.m. Volunteers cannot bring in any electronics or wear any metal. All volunteers must be over 18 years old and must complete a release form.