Faith In Action
Ministry Beyond Our Doors
Call the church office at (530) 221-6474 if you have interest in helping out with any of the following ministries. Thank you!
ANGEL TREE: Here, we provide Christmas gifts to children of low-income families at Shasta Meadows Elementary School. Nancy Schmidt is the leader of this ministry. Please contact the church office if you'd like to help out, and we'll put you in touch with her. (530.221.6474)
DAYS FOR GIRLS: This ministry increases access to menstrual care and education by developing global partnerships, cultivation social enterprises, mobilizing volunteers, and innovating sustainable solutions. The DFG volunteers at St. James create hygiene kits for women and girls that are sent around the world. Contact Barbara Grosch via the church (530.221.6474).
ESYAC (Eagle Soar Youth Activity Center): Provide support to children who live in motels.
GOD'S PROVISION BACKPACK: Provide food for children living in motels.
FAITH WORKS: Furnish an apartment for homeless families working to become self-sufficient.
LUTHERAN SOCIAL SERVICES: Assist with housing and aid for those experiencing homelessness.
SEACM (Southeast Asian Christian Ministry): This is an outreach ministry offering education and support for refugees and immigrants living in the Shasta County area. All services are free. the office is located at First Presbyterian Church on Placer Street in Redding. The director is Alice McFadden and the SEACM board members are Barbara Grosch and Peter Rude. Give us a call at the church office for their contact info (530.221.6474).
DISASTER CARE TEAM: This ministry helps folks recover from disasters such as the devastating fires we've recently had in our communities.
TURKEY TROT: Provide coffee and donuts to runners at this annual community event.
YARD SALE: Sort and assist with our annual church fundraiser.
SHASTA MEADOWS MENTORING: Provide volunteers in the classrooms at the school.
VISTAS ASSISTED LIVING: Provide worship services, communion, and special events at The Vistas.