Missions and Outreach

For more information about our mission team, our mission support, or ways you can get involved, contact Margaret Frees:  mfrees833@gmail.com

Local Missions

We partner with many local ministries in the Parkersburg area.  Here are a few:

  • Habitat for Humanity:  We support Habitat through our mission budget and members are encouraged to volunteer to help build new houses for low income families in our area.  For more info:  www.habitatwv.org
  • Salvation Army:  We support the Salvation Army through our mission budget and we serve a  lunch at the Salvation Army every Sunday at 2 p.m.  For more info:  www.salvationarmyusa.org.
  • Faithlink:  We support Faithlink through our mission budget and members are encouraged to volunteer as caregivers.  For more info:  http://www.faithlinkwv.org/
  • Old Man Rivers (on the south side):   We support Old Man Rivers through our mission budget and donate food to help with their meal ministry.  For more information call: 304 428 6677
  • Women’s Care Center:   We support the Women’s Care Center through our mission budget and members are encouraged to volunteer.  For more information:  yourpregnancychoices.com
  • YMCA Strong Kids:  We support the YMCA through our mission budget.  For more information check out the Y Facebook page: https://www.facebook.com/ymcaparkersburg/?ref=stream&sw_fnr_id=3789914586&fnr_t=0&rf=153645721341968

For more information about our local mission support or ways you can get involved, contact Margaret Frees:  mfrees833@gmail.com 

West Virginia Baptist Convention and American Baptist Support

We support the West Virginia Baptist Convention and their related ministries and outreaches like Camp Cowen and the Parchment Valley Retreat Center.  For more information about the WVBC:  http://www.wvbc.org/

We support the American Baptist Churches / USA in their goal to make Christ known to the world.  American Baptist Churches USA is one of the most diverse Christian denominations today, with approximately 5,000 congregations comprised of 1.3 million members, across the United States and Puerto Rico, all engaged in God’s mission around the world.  For more information:  http://www.abc-usa.org/

We support Baptist Campus Ministry as it seeks to help college students find Jesus and grow in grace.  For more information:  www.wvbcm.com

We support Palmer Theological Seminary which is committed to helping train church leaders that will make a positive impact for God’s kingdom around the world.  For more information: www.palmerseminary.edu/:

For more information about our denominational mission support or ways you can get involved, contact Margaret Frees:  mfrees833@gmail.com

International Missions

Our church family supports eight full-time missionaries in different parts of the world. 

We support each of these missionaries through our mission budget.  We also try to support each missionary in person by planning an international mission trip every other year.

Our current missionaries include:

Madeline Flores-Lopez in Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic

Keith and Debbie Myers in Mexico

Rick & Anita Gutierrez in Durbin, South Africa

Debbie Mulneix in India

JD & Rhonda Reed in Santa Cruz, Bolivia

Mike and Marcy Brown in Peru

Lori Frees… Lori is in transition after being a missionary in Cambodia for seven years

For more information on these missionaries visit www.internationalministries.org .

For more information about our international mission support or ways you can get involved, contact Margaret Frees:  mfrees833@gmail.com