Purpose: As Christians, we are obligated to spread the message of the cross – the Gospel of Christ. We seek to encourage and support evangelism locally, nationally, and internationally in the Lord’s vineyard. “Then Jesus came to them and said, “All authority in heaven and on earth has been given to me. Therefore, go and make disciples of all nation, baptizing them in the name of the Father and of the Son and of the Holy Spirit, and teaching them to obey everything I have commanded you. And surely, I am
I was naked and you clothed me, I was sick and you visited me, I was in prion and you came to me. The the righteous will answer, saying Lord when did we see you hungry and feed you, or thirsty and give you drink? And when did we see you a stranger and welcome you, or naked and clothe you? And when did we see you sick or in prison and visit you? And the King will answer them, Truly, I say to you, as you did it to one of the least of these my brothers, you did it to me.
- Matthew 25:36-40
The Benevolence Ministry acts as a medium through which the congregation at Jackson Street reaches out to those with special needs. The intrinsic meaning of Benevolence is providing good for others. “But do not forget to do good and to share, for with such sacrifices God is well pleased.” – Hebrews 13:16