We are not content to ask God to bless us and our faith family alone. We are blessed to be blessings, in our community and to the ends of the earth. We reach beyond our walls to serve our town, plant new churches, and partner with others to multiply gospel efforts around the world!
The Heartland Values and Leadership Series grows leaders for improved action in community settings.
"Our vision is to see more and more leaders in business, schools, and organizations of our cities promoting common values and collective action."
Learn more and find out about our upcoming events at nblc.net/leadershipseries.
Serve Our Town consists of a group of skilled volunteers from NBLC. Their goal is to help those who may be struggling to maintain their homes due to health or financial constraints.
"We want to make a difference in our neighbors' lives."
Learn more and find out about our upcoming service projects at nblc.net/serveourtown.
New Beginnings has launched three new churches in Washington, O’Fallon, and University City, Missouri. With all three we’ve seen people come to faith in Jesus Christ and be baptized. Today, we celebrate two flourishing plants and a fourth one in the making!
"Different churches reach different people. More churches reach more people."
Interested in planting churches with us? Email firstname.lastname@example.org for more information on how you can get involved.
The Mission of the Agape Help House is to assist low income, disabled, and elderly families who have difficulty meeting their monthly financial needs. This organization assists with on-site food pantry, utility bills, rent/mortgage assistance, pharmacy assistance, and other needs on an individual basis. New Beginnings partners with the Agape Help House by gathering food to help supply the food pantry.
Christian Friends of New Americans links New Beginnings with opportunities to connect with immigrants and refugees living in the St. Louis region. We regularly have volunteers tutor kids on Tuesday and Thursday evenings at the Peace Center located on South Grand Avenue.
New Beginnings partners with the Missouri Department of Transportation (MO-DOT) through the adopt-a-highway program to clean a two-mile stretch of Hogan Road three times a year. Our team helps keep Hogan Road clean from litter and trash for all the surrounding community.
International Student Ministry (ISM) respectfully shows God's love to international students studying in the St. Louis region. We partner with ISM-St. Louis to link people from New Beginnings with an international student through the international student friendship program. People that participate in the international student friendship program meet regularly with a student throughout the academic year to learn about each other’s cultures.
Operation Christmas Child (OCC) provides local partners around the world with shoeboxes filled with small toys, hygiene items, and school supplies as a means of reaching out to children in their own communities with the Good News of Jesus Christ. New Beginnings partners with OCC by annually collecting shoeboxes for distribution around the world.
New Beginnings partners with the state of Missouri to annually form a Stream Team that adopts a portion of the local Meramec River to clean. The annual efforts of this Stream Team helps keep our river clean for recreation and drinking water. Watch for opportunities to participate on a Clean Stream in August.
New Beginnings partners with the American Red Cross to host two blood drives each year. Every day blood transfusions take place that save lives. Donating blood can help in treating patients suffering from cancer, bleeding disorders, chronic anemia associated with cancer, sickle cell anemia, and other hereditary blood abnormalities. Each time we host a blood drive more than 30 patients are helped!
The Tian Mission Society (TSMS) works to minimize suffering and protect the dignity of people in Central Asia through agriculture and other humanization activities. New Beginnings partners with TSMS through ongoing funding and sending people to Central Asia to support specific humanitarian projects.
New Beginnings partners with the MVR-III school district to provide Thanksgiving meals for families of our school district that don't have the means to otherwise have a Thanksgiving meal.
“The outreach to our Pacific school district and community is incredible.”
- Robin -