Community Engagement is the process of working collaboratively with and through groups of people affiliated by geographic proximity, special interest, or similar situations to address issues affecting the well-being of those people It is a powerful vehicle for bringing about environmental and behavioral changes that will improve the health of the community and its members It often involves partnerships and coalitions that help mobilize resources and influence systems, change relationships among partners, and serve as catalysts for changing policies, programs, and practices (Center for Disease Control, 1997).
EQUIP. TEACH. FORM.
DISCIPLES OF ALL AGES.
One church created a week-long summer reading camp for at-risk readers in their community. Hopefully their adventure will inspire you to do the same.
Christians and The Environment As Christians, we are called to consider our…
We left Eden a long time ago. God came to join us outside its gates. Now, as we turn to Christ and offer our lives for his service, God enables us to become stewards of Creation.
The Sabbath is a time when we are reminded of this; accepting the manna that cannot be hoarded, picking blackberries that provide delight without cultivation.