About missions
 
Jesus instructed believers to serve God by serving others. From the very beginning, the Brethren have found the joy in loving God through service. It is one of the ways we can express our gratitude for the gift of God's grace
 
   
 
 
  Our ministries
 
The body of Christ at Peters Creek Church of the Brethren serves the community in many ways. Some of our ministries include:
Project WARM
Split and deliver fire wood to needy persons
Family Promise (Interfaith Hospitality Network)
Join other denominations to house, feed and give other support for temporarily homeless.
Rescue Mission
Support for the homeless and the addiction recovery program; clothing and household donations; Bible Study classes.
Roanoke Area Ministries (RAM)
Provides support and serves as an advocate for the homeless and poor.
Heifer International
Helps families obtain a sustainable source of food and income.
Salvation Army
Work in the Christmas store; provide stockings and angel gifts; clothing and household donations.
CROP
Community-based fund raising events which raise money for local hunger-fighting agencies as well as international relief and development efforts of Church World Service.
On Earth Peace
Follow Jesus' teachings in the ways of peace.
One Great Hour of Sharing
One Great Hour of Sharing is an offering that makes real the love of Christ for individuals and communities around the world who suffer the effects of disasters, conflict, or severe economic hardship, and for those who serve them through gifts of money and time.
Samaritan's Purse
For over 35 years, Samaritan's Purse has done their utmost to follow Christ's command by going to the aid of the world's poor, sick, and suffering. They are an effective means of reaching hurting people in countries around the world with food, medicine, and other assistance in the Name of Jesus Christ.
Souper Bowl of Caring
Opportunity to help youth through matched donations on Super Bowl Sunday each year.
Disaster Response
When disaster strikes, Church of the Brethren Disaster Response provides volunteers to clean up debris and to repair or rebuild homes for disaster survivors who lack sufficient resources to hire a contractor or other paid labor.
Church World Service
Founded in 1946, Church World Service is the relief, development, and refugee assistance ministry of 36 Protestant, Orthodox, and Anglican denominations in the United States. Working in partnership with indigenous organizations in more than 80 countries, CWS works worldwide to meet human needs and foster self-reliance for all whose way is hard.
 
 
 
 
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