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Party to Raise Funds for Action Ministries Gainesville

Music, ministry and making a difference are common themes within the religious community in Gainesville. At Action Ministries Gainesville’s inaugural “Action Bash” fundraiser Aug. 8 at First Baptist Church, all three ideas will come together for a “Party with a

Posted in Gainesville, News

Action Bash: a Party with a Purpose Set for Aug. 8

Ministers, parishioners and musicians from six Gainesville churches will gather for “Action Bash: a Party with a Purpose” at 7 p.m. on Saturday, Aug. 8, at First Baptist Church. The proceeds will benefit Action Ministries Gainesville in its mission to lead

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Action Ministries Gainesville Event to Unite Local Congregations

It’s not often Christians of varying denominations gather for an evening of fellowship, but Terri Armour with Action Ministries Gainesville wants to bring people together for just that, reported the Gainesville Times yesterday. Armour referenced the Rev. Stuart Higginbotham, who

Posted in Gainesville, News

Who Taught You to Give?

As we approach Mother’s Day this Sunday, May 10, we at Action Ministries are mindful of our role in connecting Georgians with hearts to serve to their neighbors in need. For many of our staff members and volunteers, I know giving was taught to them

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On the Road Again to Drive Out Hunger

At the end of April, my colleagues at Action Ministries and I traveled the back roads and interstates of the Peach State engaging Georgia car dealers as they work to address a real problem in their local communities – hunger.

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NGUMC Missions: Can You Help Us Dream Big?

How often is your congregation asked for assistance from the community? How do you effectively meet the needs of a hurting local population while engaging your congregation to serve God and their neighbors? Would it help to receive training and

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Little Girl Works to Ensure Kids Have Complete Holiday Meals

It’s December, which means it’s time for Action Ministries Gainesville’s White Christmas program! Thanks to our generous donors, 175 children will have a Merry Christmas with gifts under the tree. In addition to gifts for the children, all 70 families

Posted in Blog, Gainesville

White Christmas Comes to Gainesville for 175 Kids

Action Ministries Gainesville’s White Christmas event, which took place on Dec. 17, made Christmas brighter for 175 children in Hall County. Thanks to many generous donations from the community, each child received Christmas gifts and their families received Feed the

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Action Ministries Volunteers Make the Holidays Brighter

A Life-Changer Are you looking for a way to serve others during the holiday season? Action Ministries would love to have you! We’re doing drives and distributions for gifts, household items and personal care kits, as well as feeding families

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Make Things Good in Your Hood on Georgia Gives Day, Nov. 13

Action Ministries will again take part in Georgia Gives Day on Nov. 13, when the whole state will pull together to support the organizations and causes that have been part of our lives since day one. Georgia Gives Day is a

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