Volunteers needed: S.A.I.L.S.

Supporting Adolescent Immigrants with Loving Kindness and Shelter

S.A.I.L.S. is an ecumenical coalition of faith communities in San Diego for the Spiritual and Pastoral Care component of the Migrant Children Project in the San Diego Convention Center. If you are interested in volunteering to help the hundreds of teenage young women who are staying at the Convention Center, email Rev. Trudy.

Currently the details of how to serve and the vetting of volunteers are being worked through, but a list of names is the first step. If you're interested in providing gifts-in-kind, go to this website for details: https://sbcssandiego.org/gifts-in-kind/. God bless us all as we care for the stranger in our land.

The Food Ministry

The Food Ministry provide fresh fruit, vegetables, bread, milk and eggs to over 150 individuals and families every week, meeting their physical needs with food and their spiritual needs with God’s love.

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Cherokee Point Outreach

Reach out in service to a child, parent, or family at monthly family dinners and events, or help a child in the "Everyone a Reader" program.

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Wondering where you fit?

All believers are endowed by God with unique spiritual gifts. Learn yours so that you can make the impact God has designed for you to make.

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Showers of Blessings

On the second Saturday of the month, First Church joins in collaboration with St. Paul's Episcopal Cathedral in hosting "The Shower of Blessing's Breakfast" for the homeless of Balboa Park.

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Interfaith Shelter

First Church has been an active support congregation for Interfaith Shelter Network for over 30 years, providing meals and shelter for a two-week rotation with 8 to 10 guests. Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the need for your generous support is...

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Shoes that Fit

This ministry provides new shoes to disadvantaged elementary school students in the San Diego area. Shoe shoppers and distributors are needed.

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The Crew

Join the CREW for fellowship and good hard work around the church. We do handyman jobs and take a break for lunch and fellowship. All help is welcome!

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Sanctuary Worship Support

Ushers and Prayer Ministers are an important part of our worship in the sanctuary. From making visitors feel welcome as they arrive to be able to pray with someone who needs comfort.

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Hospitality Volunteers

Our purpose is to build a Christian Community through a welcoming spirit that exceeds people's expectation of welcome and inclusion.

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