BCM Community Ministries - Shorter University

Community Ministry Opportunities

Community Ministries is students serving Christ through their hands and feet. It is an opportunity for us to be obedient in taking the message of God’s love and forgiveness to Rome and Floyd County.  The needs abound as students give of their time and talents to serve.  Community ministries help us to be transformed in the image of Christ.

Rome Action Ministries – Come be a part of a scheduled ministry day at RAM some afternoon or Saturday morning. Ministry will be sorting and bagging groceries for families in need. To set up a day to go to RAM contact droland@shorter.edu.

Habitat For Humanity – Work days are usually scheduled on Saturdays to help build homes for families in Floyd County. Contact David Roland if you are interested in scheduling a work day. droland@shorter.edu.

Nursing Home Ministry – Two opportunities to work with senior adults in nursing homes or assisted living homes are leading in worship on Sunday afternoons or setting up a time each month to go and play games or read with senior adults. Contact David Roland if you are interested in volunteering.

West End – West End is a youth ministry that takes place at West End Baptist Church. The main purpose of this ministry is to provide a sense of security and care to a struggling community in West Rome while teaching them the importance of the Gospel and the love which is found in the Holy Spirit. It meets on Wednesday nights from 7:00-8:00pm. Come enjoy and hour of fun, worship, and studying with an awesome group of students.

Kids Extreme – Kids Extreme is an awesome opportunity to take some time out of the day and play around with kids in the West Rome community. This will be a great way to connect with kids and build solid and Godly relationships with them. Kids extreme is on Monday nights from 3:30-5:30pm.

Swan Lake Tutoring – The Chapel at Swan Lake has begun their tutoring ministry in the Swan Lake mobile home community. Come build Godly relationships as you help them with their schooling needs on Tuesdays and Thursdays from 4:00-5:00pm.

North Broad Youth Center – The North Broad Youth Center is a new ministry that provides education, a time of play, and a time to study scripture to students ages 7-12. Come take part in this ministry every weekday from 3:00-6:30pm.

For more information or to get involved with these ministries contact the Community Missions Coordinator (found here) or David Roland at droland@shorter.edu.