Explore distinctives of NAMB's five regions
Find cities where you can plant a church
I am interested in...
Southern Baptist Disaster Relief
Equipping Churches for Evangelism
Promote missions giving in your church
Get your free subscription to On Mission magazine
Are you ready? Get started now! Click this button:
"If there is a poor man among you, one of your brothers, in any of the towns of the land which the LORD your God is giving you, you shall not harden your heart, nor close your hand to your poor brother; but you shall freely open your hand to him, and generously lend him sufficient for his need in whatever he lacks." (Deuteronomy 15:7, NAS)
Homelessness is not a new problem. Throughout Scripture we are reminded to care for the needs of the poor. The church, motivated by genuine love, is the natural body to address homelessness. While most people experiencing homelessness are sheltered, nearly four in 10 are living on the street, in a car, or in another place not intended for human habitation, according to the National Alliance to End Homelessness. As you meet the considerable needs of the homeless, never forget that need for Christ.
You can begin to help now by doing the following types of things:
A Southern Baptist Convention entity supported by the Cooperative Program and the Annie Armstrong Easter Offering®© Copyright 2015 North American Mission Board, SBC