Serving the Least, Last and Lost
Nazarene Compassionate Ministries (NCM) walks alongside local churches in their efforts to meet the needs of children, families, and communities. Through your partnership, local congregations are changing the world.Nazarene Compassionate Ministries works to support local churches around the world in their efforts to actively live compassion as a lifestyle.
Following the example of Jesus, NCM partners with local congregations around the world to clothe, shelter, feed, heal, educate, and live in solidarity with those who suffer under oppression, injustice, violence, poverty, hunger, and disease. NCM exists in and through the Church of the Nazarene to proclaim the gospel to all people in word and deed. Learn more about Nazarene Compassionate Ministries
LOCAL SERVICE OPPORTUNITIES AT GENERATIONS
- Feeding the Homeless at The Salvation Army, Sundays Salvation Army, 1108 State Street, Marysville (next to 7-11), Specific Dates TBD. Contact Cristina Badger for details at 425-232-7823.
- Serving at the Cold Weather Shelter, Tuesdays, as weather dictates, Salvation Army, 1108 State Street, Marysville (next to 7-11), Shifts between 8 p.m. and 7 a.m. The Marysville Cold Weather Shelter provides a safe and warm environment for those people who do not have such a place when the outside temperature is at or below freezing. Our church has a team of volunteers to staff its assigned night (Tuesday) and needs additional members to be substitutes for these volunteers as needed. Guests are provided lodging and food from 8 p.m. to 7 a.m. Two person shifts are 7:30-11 p.m., 11 p.m. – 3 a.m., and 3-7 a.m. Duties can include setting up sleeping facilities, registering guests, escorting guests to and from the rest room, monitoring the facility’s environment. and putting away sleeping facilities. Training can be on the job, and new volunteers are paired with a veteran to provide this training. Meeting the people rather than just seeing them from your car will totally transform your life. It has affected each volunteer’s life. Questions and/or an offer to volunteer should be directed to Mike Craig, 425-335-4853 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
- Feeding the Homeless at The Salvation Army, Last Tuesdays of the month at 8:30-10 a.m., 1108 State Street, Marysville (Next to 7-11). Led by Janice and Mike Craig. An opportunity to feed people breakfast at the Salvation Army. Contact Cristina Badger for details at 425-232-7823.
- Feeding the Homeless at The Salvation Army, 3rd Wednesdays at 4:30-5:30 p.m., 1108 State Street, Marysville (Next to 7-11). Led by Cristina Badger. An opportunity to feed people and their souls at The Salvation Army. Contact Cristina Badger for details at 425-232-7823.