Acts 1:8"But you will receive power when the Holy Spirit comes on you; and you will be my witnesses in Jerusalem, and in all Judea and Samaria, and to the ends of the earth."
Jerusalem (Christ the Redeemer) We serve our church community through intercessor prayer; Lay Eucharistic Ministry - giving Communion to those who can't be with us on Sundays; and sending care packages for our college students a couple of times a year.
Judea (Fort Worth) We support either financially and/or with volunteers:Read 2 Win Literacy Campaign is a collaboration between the Fort Worth ISD and Tarrant NET to engage faith-based community volunteers to help eliminate the literacy deficit of elementary school-aged students.Opening Doors for Women in Need: Opening Doors for Women In Need is a faith-based, non-profit organization created with the purpose to provide needed services for women who have experienced emotional trauma that has led to pain and suffering.HOPE Farm The mission of HOPE Farm is a leadership program guiding at-risk boys to become Christ-centered men of integrity. CTR supports the work of HOPE Farm financially and our Men’s Committee has partnered with them to accomplish a number of construction projects. For more information or ways you can help, you may contact the President of our Men’s Committee, Jim Norman, or visit HOPE Farm’s web site.
Samaria (United States)Anglican Relief Development Fund (ARDF): CTR has partnered with ARDF to provide the financial resources to help those in need at home (United States) and abroad (Anglican Communion). When the devastating tornado hit Oklahoma in 2013, ARDF was there to help financially and they partnered with our local churches to provide the necessary relief to their communities. In addition, ARDF fund projects in the Anglican Communion that are inspired by God’s radical grace to provide: clean water for the thirsty; jobs for the poor; education for children; food for the hungry; and hope for those without hope. For more information on how you can support ARDF, please contact Ann Allen or check out ARDF’s website.
Ends of the Earth (The World)In December, we will make Christmas cards for the children of La Gran Familia; and partner with one of our local churches in making Christmas cards for children in Mexico who are in the hospital.
For more information on how you can help and be a part of serving our community and beyond, please contact us here or call 817 386-3000.