Christ Church is an active supporter of its home community, Tulsa, Oklahoma. We strive to benefit the community by serving our neighbors in need. Tulsa is fortunate to host several nonprofit agencies helping people in northeastern Oklahoma. The members of Christ Church are involved in supporting these organizations as well as independent programs that help people. Interested in helping? Email Jim Stilwell for more information.
Christ United partners with Family Promise of Tulsa County that house homeless families, while they save money and or look for employment. Our commitment includes providing a dinner meal each evening, during our weeks. We also give financial support for housing the families. Affiliated with the National Family Promise, we help homeless families regain their housing, independence and dignity.
If you are interested in assisting with Family Promise at the church or with the organization, we would love to have you!
Email Jim Stilwell for more information.
Partners in Education
As a Partner in Education, Christ Church supports Lanier Elementary School for the goal of increasing the quality of education for students, and championing teachers and support staff. Christ Church Cares about our community!
Email Tanya Erickson for more information.
Day Center Ministry
Christ Church members support this program by preparing meals each month for persons sheltered in the homeless day care center in downtown Tulsa.
This ministry provides housing in a halfway house model for persons coming out of prison. Christ Church enjoys sponsoring an apartment and providing a monthly meal following a worship service.
Restore Hope Ministries
CUMC supports Restore Hope Ministries, in part, by collecting groceries and needed items on the last Sunday of each month. Restore Hope is a non-profit organization meeting the basic human needs of families. Their Mission: “Restoring families in financial crisis to economic and spiritual vitality.” For more information, you can visit their website.
Christ Church is a good Samaritan church. In order to fulfill the mission of Christ Church, “Making Disciples of Jesus Christ for the Transformation of the World,” we provide many opportunities, both local and across the globe, to be the hands and feet of Christ in this world. Regularly, we send teams into our world to serve in medical, construction, or service missions.
Operation Christmas Child
Members of Christ Church provide Shoebox Gifts for underprivileged children around the world.