Monthly Archives: March 2014

At Lent, are we “Go in Peace” or Meet the Need?

Every year, the holy season of Lent is a sober reminder to me of our neediness as human beings. Because of my job at Action Ministries, I’m aware of many needs in Georgia that I would not otherwise know. I know

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Springtime Brings Hope for Brighter Tomorrows

Brighter days are ahead for Georgia. Temperatures are rising, days are getting longer, and, as of March 20, spring has officially sprung. After an unusually cold winter and a couple of unexpected storms that brought our state to its knees,

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Hunt for Food: Take Part in Action Ministries Food Drive April 12

Looking for a meaningful Lenten or Great Day of Service project for your group? Action Ministries Feed the Hungry is hosting a community food drive — Hunt for Food — on April 12 from noon to 4 p.m. at its

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Penny in the Pocket Serves as Reminder that Better Days are Coming

Hope can come from many places – even something as simple as a penny in your pocket. Though he was born with sight, Robert became blind late in life. With losing his vision, he also lost the ability to perform

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College Students Use Spring Break to Help Others

Swapping palm trees for paint brushes and sun tanning for can sorting, nine students from Bryan College, located in Dayton, Tennessee, chose to turn their week off into a week of volunteering with a few nonprofit organizations in the metro Atlanta area. They spent

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Spring Service Project: Hunt For Food Community Food Drive Set for April 12

Looking for a meaningful spring service project for your group of Life-changers? Action Ministries Feed the Hungry is hosting a community food drive — Hunt for Food — on April 12 from 12 – 4 p.m. at its new warehouse

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Action Ministries Earns 4-Star Charity Navigator Rating

Action Ministries is proud to announce that it has earned the highest rating from Charity Navigator, America’s premier independent charity evaluator. Receiving four out of a possible four stars indicates that Action Ministries adheres to good governance and other best practices

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