Local Outreach Opportunities

At Hendersonville Presbyterian Church we truly believe that we are Blessed to Be a Blessing to others!  There are so many ways to get involved and help those with spiritual and physical needs within our community.  Please review this list and join us as God leads you.
 
Farmers and Hunters Feeding the Hungry is an outreach ministry of God’s people, working to transform a renewable God-given resource into food for the hungry.
 
 
Four Seasons Hospice and Palliative Care ministers to the physical, psychological, social, and spiritual needs of individuals with chronic, serious, or life-limiting conditions, while offering support to their families and loved ones.
 
 
Hendersonville Rescue Mission is committed to providing shelter to the homeless, food to the hungry, recovery to the addicted, and medical assistance to the homeless and poor of the community. All this is done through the power and love of Christ Jesus.
Phone (828) 697-1354
 
 
Henderson County Hunger Coalition provides food and emergency fuel to needy families and individuals in Henderson County who are facing crisis situations. 
 
 
Interfaith Assistance Ministry is a faith-based organization which assists Henderson County Residents by offering food, emergency funds, clothing, counseling, and referrals.
 
 
Habitat for Humanity builds and renovates houses and partners with families who would not be able to afford quality housing without assistance and guidance.
 
 
New Directions Ministry in Madison County, NC, provides professional Christian counseling and residential treatment for teenage boys. The 400 acres of New Direction Farm contain four homes for youth, as well as a school, carpentry shop, lodge, gathering place, barns and chapel.
Contact Deacon: Chuck Mason
 
Black Mountain Home for Children is a safe Christian environment for children who are dependant, neglected, abused, or who otherwise cannot live with their families.  The home is a  private, not-for-profit organization affiliated with the Western North  Carolina Presbytery and the  Presbyterian  Church (USA). The mission of Black Mountain Home for Children is to glorify God by caring for children and families.
Contact Deacon: Dorothy Conrad
 
The Blue Ridge Prison Ministry facilitates the spiritual needs of all those who are incarcerated in Henderson County. 
 
The Fellowship of Christian Athletes strives to present to athletes and coaches and all whom they influence the challenge and adventure of receiving Jesus Christ as Savior and Lord..
Local Contact: First Baptist Church, Hendersonville
 
The Blood Connection - The Blood Connection supplies area hospitals with blood. Hendersonville Presbyterian Church sponsors an annual blood drive to benefit The Blood Connection.
Contact Deacon: Martha Guice
 
 
The Storehouse is a Christ-centered food, clothing, and hygiene pantry on 7th Avenue which serves the low income, elderly, and needy families of Henderson County.
 
 
  Operation Christmas Child - This year, as in years past, Hendersonville Presbyterian Church will be participating in Operation Christmas Child.  It is an outreach to children all over the world, who are less fortunate, to learn about the love of Christ.  Collection week begins November 17, 2014 and ends November 24.  Our church will again serve as a collection center.  The church's Pack-A-Box party will be November 23 with the dedication of these boxes Sunday November 23.  Activities for the church are planned through the year in support of this program and will be announced  in the church  bulletin.   http://operationchristmaschild.org