Articles tagged with: National

Jan 09 2017

The Amazing Power of Mentoring

Posted in Stories, Happenings, School Partnership Network

The Amazing Power of Mentoring
An Oklahoma City based church-school partnership mentoring program called "Whiz Kids" is taking root outside of their local area. Started just 22 years ago, the "Whiz Kids" program now is active in over 30+ schools in the Oklahoma City area. At least 75 churches participate in the program in Oklahoma City, working with over 900 elementary age school children.
Nov 29 2016

Portland-Based Ministry Goes National

Posted in Stories, School Partnership Network

Portland-Based Ministry Goes National
Nationwide, schools have exhausted their resources keeping up with needs of the children. In fact, the schools were never meant to provide for more than the educational needs of the kids. Nearly half of the schools in our country are in dire need of support. All people of faith have a primary call to respond to the needs of at-risk children and their families.
Oct 04 2016

Agape Blitz 2016

Posted in Stories, School Partnership Network

Agape Blitz 2016
In 2008, Agape Church of Christ began a day of service in the community entitled Agape Blitz. Their supporting church, Park Plaza Church of Christ in Tulsa, helped them launch this effort in 2009. In 2012, Agape Blitz developed into multiple weeks as groups from Oklahoma, Missouri, and Arkansas joining the local congregation in this community service and outreach.