Join up with the local Church and reach out to the community of Toowoomba by serving ministries in town.
While here in Toowoomba, you will have the opportunity to serve and strengthen the incredible work that the unified Church is doing here in the city. There is a number of existing mercy ministries reaching out to the community, which you will be able to join. During this time, your heart and passion for mercy will grow as you use the gifts you have to make a difference here.
Some of these opportunities are listed below:
TOOWOOMBA CITY WOMEN
City Women is about making our city a better place for women and girls. It’s about building unity among women from different Christian denominations who are called to action and responsibility to bring about positive change and outcomes for their community. City Women operates a number of different ministries including Bella Magazine (positive media for female teens), Teen Challenge (overcoming addictions), House of Nathan (support to pregnant teens) & Shine (eight week course for school girls). City Women have many opportunities to get involved with their diverse range of ministries to young girls and women here in Toowoomba.
THE BASE YOUTH CENTRE
The BASE Youth Centre is a Christian not-for-profit organisation which works with young people aged 10 to 25 in Toowoomba to see them reach their full potential through a variety of activities, programs and events – these include the ‘Family Church’, Harlaxton Youth Festival, Ballistic, National Homeless Persons’ Week, Wisdom Warriors and [SHE].
Artists have an incredible opportunity to create awareness about, raise money for and call people into action regarding the various needs in our world today. The child sex trade industry, human trafficking & poverty, are just a few of the issues that we are attempting to deal with in this current generation. As part of Mercy, you will be free to advocate for whatever issue or need you are most passionate about. We will equip you with the tools & resources you need to be able the make the difference you dream of.
As a ministry we are especially passionate about Destiny Rescue which is a grass roots, internationally recognized Christian based organisation that focuses on the prevention and rescue of girls involved in prostitution in South-East Asia. Please take a minute or two to learn about their ministry below:
Our ministry also has a desire to partner with Gospel for Asia which is a Christian missionary organization, focused on spreading the Gospel to India and surrounding countries through the use of national missionaries. The national office for GFA Australia is based right here in Toowoomba.
GOSPEL FOR ASIA (BRIDGE OF HOPE)
Bridge of Hope is Gospel for Asia’s children’s outreach program. It is designed to rescue thousands of children in Asia from a life of poverty and hopelessness by giving them an education and introducing them to the love of God.