Christ Church is committed to giving 10% of its total yearly income to missions outreach for local, state & national, and international organizations committed to fulfilling the Great Commission.
The Outreach Committee has the responsibility to designate the financial gifts of Christ Church members to help serve the needs of our brothers and sisters in the community and throughout the world, effectively serving as the body of Christ (I Chronicles 29:14, 2 Corinthians 8:1-5, 9:6-8).
Please scroll down to see a list of the organizations that received Missions Outreach grant funding in 2018.
How to Apply for an Outreach Grant
Below are links to the forms your organization must use to apply for a grant to support your ministry from Christ Church Vero Beach Outreach Funds. Organizations applying for a grant must be classified as a non-profit, 501c3 organization, and their focus must be on Christian ministry.
An Evaluation Form must be submitted following use of the funds in order for your organization to be eligible for future grants.
Please submit your request as early as possible in the calendar year for consideration. The Outreach Committee meets regularly to prayerfully consider each request.
In addition to financially supporting organizations through grants, Christ Church provides hands-on volunteer support to many organizations in our community of Vero Beach, and also initiates occasional international mission trips. If you are interested in volunteering, please contact us.
Recipients of Missions Outreach grant funding in 2018:
Anglicans For Life. The local AFL chapter exists to provide resources to Christians and churches seeking to bear witness to the sanctity of life, from the womb to the tomb, and to stand in solidarity that human beings are created in the image of God and their lives are sacred.
Fellowship of Christian Athletes (Indian River County). Their mission is to present to coaches and athletes, the challenge and adventure of receiving Jesus Christ as Savior and Lord, serving Him in their relationships and in the fellowship of the church. Assistance was provided to to assist with their on-going message to all schools in Indian River County.
Friendship Primitive Baptist Church (Wabasso). The members of this local Christian fellowship were in desperate need of facility repairs. We are pleased to have had a part in repairing the roof over their worship center.
Intervarsity Christian Fellowship at IRSC. InterVarsity Christian Fellowship/USA is an interdenominational ministry to students and faculty on U.S. college and university campuses, working with more than 41,000 core students and faculty on 687 campuses nationwide. Funds were provided to the Indian River State College campus group to support additional staff and send students to a conference.
The Buggy Bunch. The Buggy Bunch builds relationships with mothers in Indian River County to help assist families with services and meet urgent needs. The Buggy Bunch exists to bear witness to the good news of Jesus Christ. Christ Church recently helped fund Memory Boxes for Indian River Medican Center.
The Source. The Source strives to present the Gospel to those who are homeless, indigent, or in critical need; to lead them to a saving faith in Jesus Christ; to instill hope and motivation for improving their lives; and to assist them in obtaining the resources necessary to become productive citizens and achieve lasting life recovery. Funds were provided to assist with their new Dining with Dignity program.
The Women's Refuge. The Women's Refuge is a Christ centered ministry offering both residential and non-residential programs for emotionally wounded women. Women may come for 2 weeks, 3 months, or the 9 month program. We also offer a variety of support groups and individual and marriage counseling to the surrounding community. Funds supported general operating expenses.
All Souls Anglican Church (Brownsburg, IN). This Anglican community in northwest Indianapolis exists to follow Jesus and to proclaim His Kingdom through a network of house church groups ministering in the immediate neighborhoods during the week, and gathering around the Lord's Table on Sundays for worship.
Apostles By the Sea Anglican Church (Rosemary Beach, FL). This church within our Diocese is located in the panhandle of Florida and sought emergency funds for damages sustained during Hurricane Michael.
Christ Our Hope Anglican Church (Wilmington, NC). This church is located on the coastline of North Carolina and sought emergency funds for damages sustained during Hurricane Florence.
Ekklesia (Frisco, TX). Ekklesia is an international society committed to making disciples of Jesus Christ, conforming to the Lambeth Quadrilateral which affirms: the authority of Scripture; the faith of the historic Creeds; the Sacraments as instituted by Jesus; and the historic apostolic ministry.
Grace Place School (Coconut Creek, FL). This school exists to meet the educational, spiritual, and therapeutic needs for at-risk kids and particularly those coming out of sex trafficking situations. They provide hope and a fresh start to young people who need empowerment to reach their God-given potential.
St. Paul's Anglican Church (Lynn Haven, FL). This church within our Diocese is located in the panhandle of Florida and sought emergency funds for damages sustained during Hurricane Michael.
Trinity School for Ministry. Trinity School for Ministry is an evangelical seminary in the Anglican tradition forming Christian leaders for mission. Funds support a scholarship for a student from an Anglican Church from North America, to assist with tuition.
YWAM (Richmond, VA). Youth With A Mission is a global movement of Christians from many denominations to follow the Great Commission and present the love and gospel of Jesus to their generation. They train and equip members to know God and make Him known.
Anglican Frontier Missions. The mission of AFM is to plant Biblically-based, indigenous churches where the Church is not, among the 2 billion people and 6,000+ unreached people groups who have not heard the Gospel message even one time.
Foundation Momprince Thomas, Inc. The Foundation is the support for Ecole Primaire Rev. John Baptiste Thomas School, and mission house, that exists to change the lives of children living in poverty in the rural and remote villages of Jacmel, Haiti.
Missionary Flights International. MFI operates out of two hangars in Ft. Pierce, FL, and serves the Kingdom of God by flying DC-3 planes to meet the needs of over 450 missions in the Bahamas, Haiti, the Dominican Republic. Each year, they transport 300 tons of cargo and 4,000 Christian workers to wherever the Lord directs.
TEAM - The Evangelical Alliance Mission. TEAM's passion is to see God worshipped by all peoples. We partner with churches in the United States and around the world to send out workers and plant churches that will do the same. Funds provided went toward general operating expenses.
The Way Home. Their vision is to mobilize, educate and equip the neediest of the needy Widowed Grandmothers and the Church to meet the holistic needs of abandoned children in their community. Funds for general operating expenses.