Local Partners

Local partnerships assist members to love like Jesus in Memphis. We seek the welfare of the city by working together to empower local schools, ministries, non-profits, and health care organizations for holistic growth through the gospel.


BINGHAMPTON DEVELOPMENT CORPORATION

The BDC is a Christian community development corporation founded to improve the quality of life in the historic Memphis neighborhood of Binghampton through property development, housing counseling, community building, urban farming and early childhood and parent education. | Ways to Serve | Get Going |

CARPENTER ART GARDEN

The Carpenter Art Garden partners with neighborhood children and adults, as well as local artists, to transform blighted lots into places of beauty. | Ways to Serve | Get Going |

CHRIST COMMUNITY HEALTH SERVICES

CCHS provides affordable medical, dental, and pharmaceutical care for uninsured men and women in Memphis at their seven locations. The ministry desires to provide high quality healthcare to the underserved and uninsured in the context of a distinctively Christian service. | Ways to Serve | Get Going |

CHURCH HEALTH

Church Health seeks to reclaim the Church's biblical commitment to care for our bodies and our spirits by improving health and well-being so that people can experience the full richness of life. | Ways to Serve | Get Going |

CORNERSTONE PREP ELEMENTARY AND LESTER PREP MIDDLE

Cornerstone Prep- Lester Campus and Lester Prep Middle School utilize academic rigor to equip all students with the skills and character necessary to success in college and become life-changing leaders in their community. Cornerstone and Lester educate approximately 700 students in Binghampton grades Pre-K through 8th grade. | Ways to Serve | Get Going |

EAST HIGH SCHOOL

Serving students since September of 1948, East High School, together with parents and the community, provides a positive learning environment in a comprehensive setting that encourages and prepares students to be responsible and contributing members of society. | Ways to Serve | Get Going |

EIKON MINISTRIES

Eikon is a disciple-making youth ministry in the Binghampton Neighborhood. Eikon's mission is to build urban leaders who will change the community from the inside out. Eikon staff and volunteers accomplish this by being a visible Jesus in the community. | Ways to Serve | Get Going |

JACOB'S WELL

This unique United Methodist congregation is marked by remarkable racial, economic and cultural diversity as it grows in the Gospel while overcoming the personal and social obstacles of racism, addiction and poverty. | Ways to Serve | Get Going |

JUVENILE INTERVENTION & FAITH BASED FOLLOW UP

JIFF exists to break the destructive cycle of juvenile crime through Christ-centered intervention. They desire to see youth flourish, free from a life of crime by collaborating with other ministries and the juvenile court system to provide mentoring and other services to youth in Memphis. | Ways to Serve | Get Going |

LAS AMERICAS

Las Americas exists to serve and develop functional and successful Latino youth and children of all ages and to help them make a smooth transition into the American school system and lifestyle, here in Memphis and its surrounding areas; by empowering them through outreach, missions, recreational, and educational programs all with the purpose of sharing the love of God. | Ways to Serve | Get Going |

LIFE CHOICES OF MEMPHIS

Empowering birth parents to choose and cherish life, this state-licensed Christian adoption agency offers complete adoption services in addition to free and confidential services like confirmations of pregnancy and pregnancy counseling.  | Ways to Serve | Get Going |

MEMPHIS FAMILY CONNECTION CENTER

Memphis Family Connection Center provides connection based trauma informed care to the Shelby County, TN adoptive, foster care and special needs community. | Ways to Serve | Get Going |

MEMPHIS GRIDIRON MINISTRIES

MGM exists to utilize the unique environment of youth football to share and model the gospel of Christ to grade school boys and to help build selfless character in the neighborhood of Binghampton. The ministry has teams from 3-5 grade that plays its home games at The Hamp. | Ways to Serve | Get Going |

MEMPHIS TEACHER RESIDENCY

As a response to the gospel mandate to love our neighbors as ourselves, MTR will partner to provide students in Memphis neighborhoods with the same, or better, quality of education as is available to any student in Memphis by recruiting, training and supporting effective teachers within a Christian context. Members of Christ Church partner with MTR teachers in the Binghampton neighborhood by purchasing supplies through MTR Give each summer. | Ways to Serve | Get Going |

NEIGHBORHOOD CHRISTIAN CENTER

The Benevolence Ministry at Christ Church partners with the Neighborhood Christian Center to be the hands and feet of Jesus to those outside the congregation with economic and spiritual needs. Their mission is to guide those in need toward stability and sustainability through compassionate, Christ centered ministries and empowerment programs. | Ways to Serve | Get Going |

PROJECT TRANSFORMATION

Project Transformation Memphis engages and mobilizes young adults in purposeful leadership and ministry that supports underserved children and families and connects churches to communities in need. Each Summer, Volunteers have the ability to work with children in a one-on-one reading capacity. | Ways to Serve | Get Going |

REFUGEE EMPOWERMENT PROGRAM

Working with those that have been settled through World Relief, REP exists to empower the refugee community by encouraging, educating, and equipping individuals and families through school programs, summer programs, adult education program, character education classes for adolescents, college preparation classes, Pre-GED classes for adults, a women's leadership program, and Bible studies for youth and adults. | Ways to Serve | Get Going |

ROOM IN THE INN MEMPHIS

Room in the Inn-Memphis recruits local communities of faith to open their doors to unsheltered neighbors during the coldest months of the year—November through March. Christ Church hosts a group once a month through a partnership with Colonial Presbyterian. | Ways to Serve | Get Going |

SERVICE OVER SELF

SOS exists to glorify God by proclaiming the gospel of Jesus Christ in underserved neighborhoods through home repair and leadership development. | Ways to Serve | Get Going |

SHELBY COUNTY JUVENILE COURT

Members at Christ Church have the ability to serve families directly within the Shelby County Juvenile Court through their volunteer services program. | Ways to Serve | Get Going |

STREETS MINISTRIES

Streets Ministries exist to provide engaging relationships, encouraging growth, and equipping for life for teenagers in Memphis. Volunteers can serve as a 1-1 mentor, a tutor, bible study leader, or coach. | Ways to Serve | Get Going |

WORLD RELIEF MEMPHIS

World Relief's mission is to empower the local church to serve the most vulnerable to see their economic, social, and spiritual transformation. As the only evangelical refugee resettlement agency, the group helps to bring families to Memphis, and ensures that they are making steps towards sustainability. | Ways to Serve | Get Going |