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 Sharing Jesus’ love through Sacrificial Serving

What is it?

On Wednesday evenings during the month of May, Bible Center will focus even more on serving our community. We desire to represent Jesus by reaching out to local ministries and organizations in Charleston.

When is it?

May 3, 10, 17, 24 and 31, at approximately 6:30 – 8 PM.

How do I get involved?

  • Register for service projects. You can sign up for a different opportunity each week.
  • You will be contacted by the group leader with details.

Projects available

All activities are family-friendly.

Bible Center Church

  • Location: 100 Bible Center Drive, Charleston (304.346.0431)
  • Dates: May 3, 10, 17 & 24
  • Activities: 3rd – trim brush and pick up sticks; 11th – cut grass, trim bushes, weed-eat; 17th & 24th – re-stripe parking lines; trimming/weed-eating
  • Please bring following tools: leaf rake, weed eater, chain saw, work gloves

Bible Center School

  • Location: 1111 Oakhurst Drive, Charleston (304.941.1704)
  • Dates: Every Wednesday
  • Activities: Outdoors – mulch/maintain playground, pick up trash, clean toys, wash buses, pressure-wash, etc.
    Indoors – General cleaning
  • All cleaning supplies and paint will be provided; volunteers need to bring rakes, clippers and work gloves.

Cross Roads Pregnancy Center

  • Location: 1594 Washington Street, East, Charleston (304.344.4511)
  • Dates: May 3 & 17
  • Activities: Deep cleaning office, sorting clothing donations, and stocking shelves.

Davis Child Shelter

  • Location: 1145 Greenbrier St, Charleston (304.344.4511)
  • Dates: May 3, 17 & 31
  • Activities: Building garden boxes, and planting vegetables.

Elderly/Widows/Shut-in Care

  • Location: individual homes
  • Dates: May 3, 10, 17
  • Activities: Cleaning windows and possibly additional chores in the home and around the yard.
    Bring your own work gloves, trash bags, and any other tools.

Flood Relief

  • Location 1: City of Clendenin (Maywood Ave. behind Town Hall, 103 3rd St)
    Dates: May 3, 17 & 31
    Activities: Painting 50 parking meter posts
    Bring work gloves
  • Location 2: Individual homeowners (details to follow)
    Dates: May 10, 17,24 & 31
    Bring work gloves and trash bags
  • Community Group or ABF Project
    Serve a meal to Clendenin flood relief volunteer workers
    Date: May 3 • 6:30 PM
    Contact Jane Jackson for details/menu

South Charleston Police Department

  • Location: 235 4th Avenue, South Charleston (304.744.6903)
  • Dates: May 3, 10, 17 & 24
  • Activities: Purchasing, grilling & serving food. Participants are also asked to bring a 2-liter of soda/household.
  • Special sign up:
    1. Sign up for the week(s) you plan to attend, and
    2. Sign up to bring food items – May 3 • May 10 • May 17 • May 24
    3. Bring a 2-liter per family
  • Note: Kids are welcome, but parents should be aware that it is a police station.

Union Mission Thrift Store

  • Location: 700 S Park Road, Charleston (304.925.0366)
  • Dates: Every Wednesday
  • Activities: Sorting and cleaning in the store; and light indoor and outdoor maintenance.