Disaster Relief Efforts

emails regarding disaster relief efforts are below.

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HELPING CARLISLE BAPTIST

From STAN AYCOCK, JCBA DISASTER RELIEF LEADER

First Baptist Church Gautier and Jackson County Disaster Relief are planning a trip back to Carlisle Baptist Church in Panama City on the weekend of the 17th to start demo of interior walls, grounds clean up, roof patching and tarping. This church has been helping their community even though their property has been devastated. We had a great turnout with the Fall Festival there. let's keep up the momentum. The church has room for cots and showers. If you would like to stay overnight, we will be leaving Friday early evening. You can arrive on early Saturday if you would like. Any help will be appreciated. If you are interested going, please reply to this email or contact JCBA at 228.769.7101. In the future, there will the other weekend trips.

JCBA MISSION TEAM BRINGS JOY TO CHILDREN IN PANAMA CITY

The Fall Festival at Carlisle Baptist Church was an incredible success. Over 600 guests were welcomed and 43 Volunteers from 9 churches in Jackson County helped. The pastor and members of the church could not say thank you enough. We plan to have a long term relationship with this church. Please pray for them

PLAN A DR TRIP FOR YOUR CHURCH

If you would like to plan a short term trip to help hurricane victims, we have several contacts in South Carolina, Georgia, and Florida. We can help you arrange housing. In Panama City, Immanuel Baptist Church is providing meals and a place for volunteers to sleep on cots. Teams are still needed for debris removal, mud-out, tree cutting, and tarping.

Trained DR Volunteers and untrained volunteers can be used. Let us help you prepare to help the many disaster victims.

HOW CAN YOU HELP?

Pray

Please pray fervently for the storm victims, emergency personnel, and Disaster Relief Volunteers. Please be in prayer as we go to help with not only physical needs but with spiritual needs. Most people have forgotten the struggles that remain in Florida, Georgia, North Carolina, and South Carolina. Don’t forget to remember them in prayer.

Participate

As mentioned earlier, lead your church to actively be involved in meeting the needs of hurting people.

Provide

FUNDS: You may donate to the JCBA Disaster Relief Fund by mailing a check to PO Box 1726, Pascagoula, MS 39568. Please designate on the check "Disaster Relief," but preferably not to a specific area. This gives us flexibility in using the funds where they are deemed to be most needed.

SUPPLIES: JCBA continues to collect a limited mud out items (gloves, masks, flat shovels/snow shovels, pressure washers, and garbage bags) and cleaning supplies. You may bring the items to the Association's Office at 3713 Hospital Road in Pascagoula from 8 to 4:30 PM Monday thru Thursday.

If you would like to help, please let us know. We need you.

For more info call 228 769-7101

If you would like to help, please let us know. We need you.

For more info call 228 769-7101

Below is a slideshow of our newest partner Carlisle Baptist Church in Panama City Florida. They have suffered much damage in the hurricane and have lost their sanctuary. Please be in prayer for Carlisle Baptist Church as they walk through this time and reach out to their community.