05/20/2013 02:58 pm
Wow, I cannot believe we are celebrating the beginning of our 8th year at the pantry. Through God's provision countless lives have been changed through the vehicle of food. People come to fill the physicial needs of their family but many leave with emotional and spiritual needs filled. We celebrated the life of one of our longtime pantry guests yesterday,...
05/09/2013 02:16 pm
She suffered through a childhood with an alcoholic father and later found herself in an abusive relationship. She met a man who told her they would be married within the first hour they met. Her lack of trust due to past relationships caused her to have obvious doubts. Now, after 7 years of marriage, they are making it all work...
04/18/2013 03:29 pm
The first Thursday of the month anywhere from 150-200 families are given home-made laundry detergent when they come through the food pantry. The soap is made by volunteers from our congregation by following a simple recipe. 150 bottles of homemade laundry soap has saved over $500 a month from having to purchase store bought detergent, which can then go towards...View All Blog Entries
Outreach at White River Christian Church means going out into the world as the sent followers of Jesus Christ to carry out God's mission in redeeming His creation in the neighborhoods, communities, & nations of the world. We seek to share God's great love with others right where they are, meeting real needs along the way.
"And how can they believe in him if they have never heard about him? And how can they hear about him unless someone tells them? And how will anyone go and tell them without being sent? ~ Romans 10:14-15, NLT Bible
"Spiritually you do not belong to the world. And this is precisely why you are sent into the world. Your family and friends, your colleagues and your competitors, and all the people you may meet on your journey through life are all searching for more than survival. Your presence among them as the one who is sent will allow them to catch a glimpse of the real life."
- Henry Nouwen, Life of the Beloved.
Our Outreach Team focus at WRCC consists of 3 specific ministries: Community Works & White River Sports represent our local mission fields, while Global Expansion represents our global mission fields.