Upcoming Mission Opportunities

Soles 4 Souls: Wearing Out Poverty

soles4soulscircle4.eps copyOne of our FCC Life Groups are collecting shoes for Soles 4 Souls to help those that are less fortunate and don’t have proper shoes.

Collection boxes will be downstairs in the children’s area and also upstairs in the connector just to the left of the Worship Center. We will be collecting shoes through September 1st.  For more info, Contact Hayden Cross.

About Soles4Souls

Soles4Souls, Inc. is a nonprofit social enterprise that advances the fight against global poverty by monetizing used shoes and clothing to create sustainable jobs and fund direct relief efforts around the world. The organization collects new and used shoes and clothes from individuals, schools, faith based institutions, civic organizations and corporate partners, then distributes those shoes and clothes both via direct donations to people in need and through qualified micro-enterprise programs designed to create jobs in poor and disadvantaged communities. Based in Nashville, Tennessee, Soles4Souls is committed to the highest standards of operating and governance, and holds a four-star rating with Charity Navigator. Please visit www.giveshoes.org for more information.

 

Habitat for Humanity: Fall Home Build

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September 6th @ 7:30 am-5:00 pm

FCC’s Fall Home Build will be on Saturday, Sept. 6th in Fairview, TN. For more info or to register to help, contact Holly Schwettman.

FCC is part of the Fall Faith Build for Williamson County at Habitat for Humanity.  Read about the family that we will be helping build a house for.  What a great way to give back and help those that are so deserving of a nice place to live.

 

Youth Encouragement Services (YES): Ongoing opportunities

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YES has 3 community centers with needs like tutoring, cleaning/repairs, offering classes like computer literacy, etc.  Contact Jerry Herbert—or call Youth Encouragement Services  (YES) in Nashville at (615) 315-5333 or email them.  Also on Wed nights, YES (the McIver Center) will be hosting family nights for their neighbors–with food, worship and a message. They need help with cooking, teaching/playing with the children and generally fellowship.


 

Ministries We Support

Local Ministries

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Against the Grain

Rob & Meredith Kendall started AtG in August 2003.  The mission of AtG is to educate and empower men, women and children who have a history of abuse, addiction or negative generational cycles to achieve and fully experience their unique, God-given potential.


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GraceWorks Ministries

In Williamson County, TN, struggling families turn to GraceWorks Ministries, a Christian nonprofit which helps supply the basics of life.

We offer relief by providing financial assistance with rent or utilities. We offer sustenance by providing food. We offer hope by providing a listening ear and offering prayer.


Mercy CommunityMercy Community Healthcare

Mercy Community Healthcare exists to reflect the love and compassion of Jesus Christ by providing excellent healthcare for all and support to their families.   Mercy Community Healthcare will transform the physical, mental and spiritual health of individuals through the healing power of Jesus Christ to the glory of God for generations to come.


well The Well Outreach Food Pantry

The Wells seeks to meet food assistance needs for the residents of Spring Hill, Thompsons Station and College Grove.  At this time we do this through two programs – our pantry, which provides groceries to families who seek our help, and a backpack program, JetPacks, which provides weekend food for school children in Spring Hill public schools.  We also have a professional counselor who provides counseling services for clients with fees based on a sliding scale.


Habit for HumanityHabitat for Humanity

We are a Christian organization creating partnerships to build affordable homes, develop stronger communities, and provide life-changing opportunities for hard-working families in Williamson County.


BridgesBridges Domestic Violence Center

Bridges Domestic Violence Center serves women, men, and their children affected by domestic violence, ensuring a safe transition to successful independent living through education, intervention, and case management.