Church Life


Mission to Jackson

The Mission to Jackson (MTJ) Committee serves under the oversight of the First Pres Diaconate, and coordinates our church support among many community ministries.

Beginning Again in Christ

Beginning Again in Christ is a prison and aftercare ministry which places volunteers inside the state's facilities and provides an interim home for Christian ex-offenders.

Bethany Christian Services

Bethany Christian Services is a Christian adoption agency that services all members of the adoption triad - the birth parents, the adoptive parents and the children, expressing God's love and Christian compassion by protecting and enhancing the lives of children and families.

Child Evangelism Fellowship

Child Evangelism Fellowship is a ministry to evangelize boys and girls with the Gospel of the Lord Jesus Christ and to establish (disciple) them in the Word of God and in the local church for Christian living.

Friends of Alcoholics

Friends of Alcoholics is a ministry to take men and women who have an alcohol and/or drug problem and show them a whole new way of life in Jesus Christ.

Gateway Rescue Mission

Gateway Rescue Mission is an interdenominational Christian ministry to the hungry and homeless in Mississippi.

Jackson Youth for Christ, Inc.

Jackson Youth for Christ, Inc. communicates the life-changing message of Jesus Christ to non-churched young people everywhere.

Neighborhood Christian Center

Neighborhood Christian Center serves over 2,500 clients in the Jackson area who represent a cross-section of Jackson's poor, their mission is to "Reach out to those in need." Goals are to share the gospel of Jesus Christ while assisting clients with their various needs, such as counseling, food, clothing, tutoring and utility assistance, while helping them to become independent and self-sufficient.

New Life Ministries

The purpose of New Life Ministries is to be ambassadors for Christ in the inner-city of Jackson and to enable Jackson's inner-city youth to develop spiritually, physically and emotionally so that they will live holy, productive and pleasing lives to God.

Pioneer Ministries

Pioneer Ministries is a ministry whose purpose is to prepare boys and girls spiritually, educationally and emotionally to serve Christ in their communities as contributing citizens. We further envision helping married couples to acquire relationship skills that will produce stable homes in a fast changing world.

Center for Pregnancy Choices

Center for Pregnancy Choices offers alternatives to abortion for women experiencing crisis pregnancies, while declaring the good news about our Lord and Savior Jesus Christ, with an emphasis on abstinence education and presenting adoption as a loving option.

The Mustard Seed

The Mustard Seed is a Christian community providing group home living, a workplace and a ministry for mentally challenged adults to live and share the word of God. Mustard Seed provides a place where special people can reach their full potential.

Young Life

Young Life is a mission community of Christ-centered people committed to reaching adolescent youth with the gospel of Jesus Christ.