Community Impact

We engage the community to experience the transforming work of God. Community Impact has grown into one of our most exciting areas of ministry.
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FOOD PANTRY

Sharing the love of Christ as we provide emergency food assistance and spiritual support.

HOURS:
Monday – Wednesday
9:00am – 2:00pm

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CHURCH @ THE CENTER

5:00 PM in the Outreach Center

Be part of the Sunday night worshiping community here on campus. Each week a meal and transportation are provided for men and women from group homes and shelters across Springfield.
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JOBS FOR LIFE

An 8-week program that helps people get a job, along with preparing them to be solid, long term employees. We work to break the job-to-job cycle in people’s lives, by restoring value, self-worth and dignity.
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ALPHA

A 12-week series of interactive sessions to discuss life and the Christian faith in an informal, fun, and friendly environment. Dinner is served each session. Transportation and childcare is provided.
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LIFE CHANGE PLAN

This program is designed to assist in transforming lives out of poverty and/or substance abuse into thriving members in the community.
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FAITH & FINANCES

Faith & Finances, a 12-week class, unites people from varied financial backgrounds in exploring together beginning money management skills and Biblical stewardship principles.
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COACH HOUSE

Mentoring and empowering women transitioning out of homelessness to stability. Women will live in the house as they work through the program to greater independence.
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NEIGHBORHOOD GARDEN

Create community and produce food in the East Stanford Neighborhood Garden.
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Get Connected

Got questions? We've got answers.
Simply fill out the form below to get in touch with our Community Impact leader.

David Freeman

Director of Community Impact

”I cannot get away from the belief that Jesus is the solution for the world’s challenges and the Church is His main tool."

Email David at dfreeman@sumc.co