Monthly Archives: January 2013

Leading the Way: What Kids Teach Us About Selfless Giving

My next-door neighbor, Penn Worden, just celebrated his 12th birthday two weeks ago. He came to me and asked if, in lieu of gifts, he could direct gifts to Action Ministries. He asked which of our programs he could describe in an email to

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Action Ministries Housing Featured in Marching Orders Newsletter

Marching Orders, a publication for members of the Georgia Military Affairs Coordinating Committee, certain military service and veterans service organizations, members of the Georgia National Guard and select members of the Georgia Chamber of Commerce, featured Action Ministries Housing and its

Posted in Housing, News

Save the Dates: Golf Classic and Night of Champions to Support Action Ministries

Save the dates: April 1 and May 16. Please join us for two events hosted by Coach William “Bill” Curry, recently retired Head Football Coach of Georgia State University, to support the mission of Action Ministries.  Monday, April 1, 2013 Action Ministries’

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Anyone Can Serve

Everybody can be great because anyone can serve. You don’t have to have a college degree to serve. You don’t have to make your subject and verb agree to serve. You don’t have to know the theory of thermodynamics to serve.

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Action Ministries and Feed the Hungry Merge to Fight Hunger, Reports N. Ga. Advocate

The North Georgia Advocate reported on Jan. 18 that Action Ministries and Feed the Hungry are joining together to fight hunger. Click here for the story.

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Action Ministries and Feed the Hungry Foundation Announce Merger, Reports AJC

On Jan. 10, The Atlanta Journal-Constitution reported the merger of Action Ministries and Feed the Hungry Foundation, two Atlanta nonprofits dedicated to helping the needy. Click here to read the article.

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Two Atlanta Legacy Nonprofits Working to Address Hunger Announce Merger

January 2013 – Two Atlanta Legacy Nonprofits Working to Address Hunger Announce Merger

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Sunday Supper Speakers Offered by Action Ministries

The North Georgia Conference website reported that Action Ministries has offered to provide speakers or other support for churches hosting an America’s Sunday Supper meal on Jan. 20. This year’s Sunday Supper will focus on the call to assist veterans and military families.

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Action Ministries Hosts Holiday Luncheon, Reports Myfoxatlanta

Myfoxatlanta.com reported on Dec. 21 that dozens of Action Ministries volunteers helped make the holiday season a little brighter for women and children in midtown Atlanta at the organization’s annual holiday luncheon at the Women’s Community Kitchen. Click here for the

Posted in Atlanta, News