Immediate Community

Jerusalem | Boskruin & Randburg

Schools Outreach ministry

Description:

We minister in our pre-school (Panda Pen), three primary schools, and two high schools. The team presents programs at each of the schools on a weekly basis. The programs are designed to evangelize and disciple children and teens.


We serve in the following ways:

1.   Bible-based teaching.

2.   Fun activities and games.

3.   Big brother program.

4.   Feeding schemes.

5.   Present support courses to the parents, for example, effective parenting.

6.   Facilitate and partner in school events, for example, a big walk or swimming galas.

7.   Financial support to learners.


Ways to serve:

Practical Serving

We have the following serving opportunities:

1.   People to help serve weekly at a school running and assisting in the program; teaching and facilitating activities. You can serve on a specific morning or multiple mornings per week.

2.   Assist with facilitating a teacher’s devotional once a week.

3.   Men to help with a weekly big brother program.

4.   People to assist with preparing and distributing food at the school.

5.   Facilitators to assist with running courses on an ad hoc basis for the parents.

6.   People that can serve at big school events approximately once a term.


Resource this ministry

The school’s ministry has an annual budget of R30,000.00. Financial contributions will be allocated towards their annual budget.


Sponsor a child program. Assist with school fees, supplies, and books. Cost per child is dependent on the school that they attend. We will provide a detailed breakdown of the full cost upon inquiry.


Pray

You can be a part of the prayer support by signing up to pray specifically for this ministry.


Practical requirements:

Weekday programs run from 7 am to 7:30 am.


Own transport to the school.


Who to contact:

For more information please contact compassion@thebarn.co.za, or visit our website

Crisis response team

Description:

In our city, we occasionally have crises where we as a church would love to assist and show the practical love of God to those impacted by the crisis. Over the years we have assisted when many families were victims of shack fires.


This team is a response team to go and help during a time of crisis. We typically feed, bring blankets and clothing, rebuild and assist displaced people.


 

Ways to serve:

Practical Serving

People that are available to go into a community in crisis and assist with practical needs.


Resource this ministry:

Resource requirements will be communicated during the crisis, for example, food or clothing.


This ministry requires R50,000.00 so that they can respond immediately to the practical needs of the community in the crisis.


We need a coordinator for this ministry.


Pray

You can be part of the prayer support by signing up to pray specifically for this ministry.


Practical requirements:

Own transport to distribution and feeding sites.


Who to contact:

For more information, please contact compassion@thebarn.co.za, or visit our website.


Prayer ministry

Description:

Our prayer team intercedes for all our projects and church activities. We know that all ministry should be soaked in prayer as God builds His church. Prayer needs are distributed to the team for prayer on a regular basis. This team also prays for our church events as we trust God to work among us in every ministry of the church.


You can sign up to pray for a specific ministry or you can join the team and pray across all the ministries and needs.


Ways to serve:

Practical Serving

Serve by becoming a prayer intercessor. You can pray for a specific project or be on the team that prays across all projects and church activities.


Resource this ministry

None required


Pray

See above


Practical requirements:

A passion for prayer and intercession.


Who to contact:

For more information, please contact compassion@thebarn.co.za, or sign up below.