The Global Outreach Team wants to thank all the generous people of Fair Oaks who participated in the Samaritans Purse Shoe Box ministry and the Monument Center Christmas Food box program. Christian Service Brigade collected 91 shoe boxes and delivered them to the collection pickup. GOT collected 24 boxes of food and delivered them to Monument Center.
Distribute bread and coffee to those in need, and help meet the felt need of Martinez's large downtown and marina homeless population in prayer, humility, learning names and stories, and Christian community. First Saturday of Every Month at 9:00 AM, in downtown Martinez. Meet at States Coffee (609 Ward Street). For more info, please email Brock Galvin.
Camp Fire Relief
We are partnering with Lifespring Church to help families who have been displaced by the Camp Fire. Follow the instructions below if you would like to make a donation to help families in need.
Click the link below and choose "one time gift". Please write "Camp Fire Relief" in the comments area when making your gift.
We are not accepting general donations of clothes or other supplies, but are trying to meet individual family needs on a case by case basis. For more info email us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Fair Oaks has a long and cherished tradition of missional outreach and involvement. The Global Outreach Team (GOT) is committed to reaching people throughout the world with the message of Good News, and we partner with missionaries all around the globe.
There are several opportunities abroad with our partners, including a short-term commitment to L’Arcada youth camp in Spain. Our church has supported the camp since it’s founding over 25 years ago. John Henry and Randy Grieb did short-term construction work there in June of this year. For more information visit the L’Arcada website.
L'Arcada Camp, Spain
Summer Camps 2019 for Basketball, Football, Volleyball, English, Native American
NEEDS: Counselors, Spanish speakers, coaches/sports teams, maintenance, food prep, lifeguards, nurses, photography/videography, leaders for high/low ropes courses, drama and music
SET-UP TEAMS: May to mid-June
Greater Europe Mission
There are hundreds of opportunities to serve around Europe, whether it be on a mission trip or discovery tour. Explore opportunities to do everything from social justice and coffee-shop church to leading urban evangelism outreach projects, constructions teams, and more.
Internships: 2-11 months
Short-Term Teams: 1-2 weeks
Mid- and Long-Term Teams: 1-3 years
Philippines: Teachers with 1-2 years experience needed at Bethel International School
Youth & Church Mission Trips: Help build churches, homes, schools and minister to communities in Haiti, Mexico, and so many more.