Community Involvement is Parkside’s effort to go outside the walls of the church building and into the community. We desire to see the people who make up Parkside Church mobilized and involved in their communities for the sake of the gospel. Therefore, we want to hold or participate in events and make strategic partnerships in the communities where Parkside Church is represented by her members and attenders. These events and partnerships will provide opportunities to engage with individuals and the community at large in ways that promote the gospel.
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Volunteers are needed Saturday, September 7 at the Convoy of Hope Cleveland Community Event in Partnership with Hope Over Heroin!
Join Convoy of Hope in serving thousands of Guests of Honor with free resources such as groceries, haircuts, family portraits, job and health services, a kids zone and more!
Volunteer Rally: September 6, 7-8pm
Milkovich Middle School, 19800 Stafford Ave., Maple Heights, OH 44137
Volunteer Check-in: September 7, 7am
Stafford Park, near Milkovich Middle School, 5440 Mayville Ave., Maple Heights, OH 44137
Event runs until groceries run out or all guests have been served, typically mid-afternoon. Volunteers are asked to stay an additional two hours to help clean-up the park.
More Information and Registration: www.convoyofhope.org/cleveland
Questions? Call 216-694-0896.
Thank you to each person who volunteered time to help make Community Day 2019 successful! We could not have done it without you! Pray that God will use this event in the lives of the visitors who came to strengthen relationships with those who invited them, and to bring them a step closer to Himself.
SEE: There are about 3,000 school-age children experiencing homelessness so far this year in the Cleveland Metropolitan School District. They're threatened by a cycle of poverty that leaves them stigmatized and struggling for normalcy – with little hope of escape. Right now, it’s imperative that the Church has eyes to see this crisis.
STAND: Members from every church in greater Cleveland are invited to stand in Public Square on Saturday June 29th to represent each homeless student in our city. And we won’t simply be raising awareness – we’ll be transforming awareness into action.
SERVE: Join The City Mission and serve your young, hurting neighbors by participating on June 29th and in the days to follow. This event will include live worship, prayer, food trucks, activities for families, and more! There is no cost to attend.
Schedule of Events:
4-5:30 Family Friendly Activities, Engagement with Community Partners, Food Trucks, Entertainment
5:30-6 Guest Speakers
6-6:30 Gather for Stand In & Stand In Moment
6:30-7 Devotional Message & Worship
Pastor Jawanza Colvin of Olivet Institutional Baptist Church & Pastor Jonathan Schaeffer of Grace Church Middleburg Heights will be sharing a pastoral challenge about joining God in His pursuit of these nearly 3,000 children.
Find out more information about The City Mission and the Stand In event and register as a family, individual, or small group today: www.thecitymission.org/stand-in