Local

Local


After School Ministry. . .
Providing a context whereby school aged children in the Pratum community can be nurtured, instructed, and given opportunity to reach their potential as individuals loved by God and made in the image of God.

EBC’s Involvement: Giving group instruction focusing on character development, Bible lessons, manners, and general life lessons from a Biblical perspective, along with one on one homework tutoring.  Recreation such as games, crafts, cooking and sports are a part of the activities with snacks and drinks for all. After School meets every Monday, 2-4 pm (except for holidays and early release days).  Opportunities to serve are: prayer warriors, instructors, tutors, game coordinators, those who can share a hobby, craft or experience with the children. 

              
Avamere Court . .
To encourage and minister to the elderly by providing weekly worship services for the residents.

EBC’s Involvement: Providing worship music and a short devotional on Thursday mornings.


Angel Tree Ministry. . .
To seek the transformation of prisoners and their reconciliation to God, family and community through the power and truth of Jesus Christ.  It starts with a gift, it leads to lives transformed by Christ.

EBC’s Involvement: Providing gifts to children on behalf of their incarcerated parent during Christmas and sending the same children to a week of camp.  We also celebrate with them the true meaning of Easter and help them with back to school supplies.  


Under the Bridge. . .
Sharing Christ by preparing and serving lunch (and practical necessities) to the destitute in Salem on the second Saturday of each month.

EBC’s Involvement: Preparing meals at church to be transported to under the bridge, receiving donations of clothing and toiletries to organize and distribute in conjunction with the meal, visiting with and sharing Christ with the people  who attend.  It is held the second Saturday of each month.  Those preparing the meal and loading cars meet at various times Saturday morning and then leave the church at 10:30 am.       Other helpers meet the group under the bridge at 11:00 am.