Family Promise of Midland – Family Promise of Midland is a national organization that unites churches together in order to provide transitional housing, meals and assistance for homeless families in Midland. First Presbyterian is involved as a host church with Family Promise. Your donation will assist Family Promise in their area of greatest need as they provide this much-needed service to our community. https://familypromiseofmidland.com/
Teen F.L.O.W., Midland – Teen F.L.O.W. of Midland, Texas is a youth ministry that reaches out with the gospel of Jesus Christ, equipping youth for godly and productive lives. Since 2000, Teen F.L.O.W. has seen God move in students’ lives, helping them stay in school and out of trouble. Hundreds of students each month benefit from this vital ministry. teenflow.com
Belize Hospice and Palliative Care – Susie Mauldin, a member of FPC Midland and a missionary to Belize, is currently working with Belize Hospice and Palliative Care (BHPC). BHPC provides physical, psychological, and spiritual care to those dealing with terminal illnesses. This young and growing ministry serves patients “with humility and the compassion of Christ.”
Cross Emergency Hospital, Uganda – In rural Uganda, medical care is scarce and clinics are uncommon. Even when low-cost care is available, it remains out of reach for most people. With God’s help and leading, Dr. Gregory Bartha of Midland has opened a well-equipped hospital in rural eastern Uganda. The Cross Emergency Hospital serves people from many surrounding villages with free medical care and discounted medicines. Dozens of children, women, and men are treated every day through this vital ministry.
Free Wheelchair Mission – The Wheelchair Ministry of FPC provides wheelchairs to the physically disabled poor in developing countries all over the world. The wheelchairs are produced and delivered to people around the world for $80.00 each. Your donation will help some of the 130 million people around the world who are still waiting for the gift of mobility. www.freewheelchairmission.org
Mosquito Nets - In Uganda, 320 people die every day from malaria. Distribution of insecticide-treated nets is contributing to a significant decline in malaria-related deaths. For every 1000 nets distributed, seven children’s lives are saved. Your donation will provide families protection from this devastating disease.
Nightlight International, Thailand – Nightlight offers intervention to sexually exploited women and children. Once rescued, these women and children are cared for holistically and provided with training and employment in order to make a new way of life possible. God has used Nightlight to rescue and restore over 160 women since 2005. www.nightlightinternational.com/bangkok
Water Wells - Across rural Uganda, villagers walk miles each day to retrieve water for their families. Many times this water is unclean and causes disease in those families. This gift will be applied toward a well that will provide clean water for an entire village. In villages where these wells have been placed, there has been a dramatic decrease in childhood illnesses.