LIFE AND HEALTH

Athens Pregnancy Center  - Gospel centered help and counseling for women in crisis pregnancy situations

Bethel Haven  - Christian center providing help, hope and healing to distressed children, individuals and families through professional therapeutic services

Mercy Health Center  - providing physical, emotional, and spiritual care for our low-income uninsured neighbors in the Athens area

EVANGELISM

Why and How?

The Great Exchange - Engaging people one-on-one with surveys about their spiritual background and their understanding of God, Jesus, and Christianity. Mainly on college campuses around the US and the globe.

Good News in Downtown Athens - Once a month, a group from our church meet at 9:30 PM at the Starbucks off of Broad Street downtown Athens. They pray together and then walk around in groups of two or three to pass out tracts and get into one-on-one conversations with people to share God's truth and the gospel. Email Steve Archie to learn more, at hman1968@hotmail.com

FOOD AND SHELTER

A.C.T.S. Food Bank  - enabling churches to partner together to provide material and emotional support for those people with needs in our community

Baptist Children's Home  - ministry of services designed to promote the spiritual, physical and emotional well-being of children from hard places

Division of Family and Children Services (DFCS)  - government system through which we can provide temporary homes, love and care to children trapped in the foster system

INTERNATIONAL COMMUNITY

International Friends - free English classes offered at Beech Haven Baptist Church, with opportunities to make friends and share truth with the International Community that is living right here in Athens. Teachers, drivers and nursery workers needed regularly. Email latheard@aol.com to learn more

EDUCATION AND MENTORING

Downtown Ministries  - building consistent relationships with youth and their families in inner-city Athens through programs that demonstrate Christ-centered hope and encouragement

Downtown Academy  - providing children of inner-city Athens an excellent and rigorous Christ-centered education that builds knowledge, character, and purpose

CHURCH PLANT PARTNERS

Calvary Bible Church  - planted in Fall  2012 in partnership with Watkinsville First Baptist; located strategically on South Milledge, right off the loop, in the middle of the International community of Athens

Living Hope Church  - planted in Summer 2013 in partnership with Watkinsville First Baptist; located on Lexington Rd. in Athens, near the loop

MINISTRIES HELPING CHURCHES

Chosen for Life Ministries - educating and engaging the people of our local churches and communities on ways they can live in obedience to God's command to visit orphans in their affliction in our neighborhood and around the world

Missionary Care Ministry -  partnering in reaching the lost for Jesus Christ throughout the world by providing a guesthouse for missionaries, aiding in their need for rest and refreshment so they are physically, spiritually, and emotionally better able to minister to the needs of others

Sarepta - assisting churches in Clarke, Jackson, Madison, Oconee and Oglethorpe Counties in fulfilling the Great Commandment and the Great Commission, through strategic support for: Worship, Fellowship, Discipleship, Evangelism, and Ministry/Missions.