Have you considered
becoming a part of the HIV Ministry at Saddleback, but don’t know where to get
Now is the perfect time to jump in and join the community! The new year is filled with great
opportunities to get plugged in and make a difference. Whether here in our community or around the world, there's a place where you can use your skills, talents, and interests to serve. We want you as part of our community!
First, check out these videos resources to help
you get started:
Kay Warren discusses why the church should care about HIV and AIDS
What is the HIV&AIDS Initiative about? The CHURCH strategy
…AND jump into serving this month – check out all
the ways to get involved:
You can Make A Difference With Simple
Things - Dog Walking, Meals, Transportation
You can make a difference in the life of
someone living with HIV - and all it requires is showing up and being a
friend! Examples of ways to serve include helping with dog walking, meals, or
transport. If you are interested in being a part of a "care
project" email HIV@sasddleback.com. There are opportunities
to get started this week.
Join our team that prays for our ministry and the
needs of ministry members - you can even pray over the phone!
Training and Advocacy
Help our ministry and others become
more knowledgeable about HIV. If you enjoy researching or presenting,
this is the opportunity for you. We also are looking for people from our ministry
to represent the HIV&AIDS Initiative by attending local government events
Office & Event Support
There’s always ways to help with admin, etc. here
in the ministry offices. There are also ways to serve in event planning and set
Writing & Social Media
Do you like Facebook or can you tweet, write a
blog, or research? You can help by contributing to www.HIVAIDSInitiative.com, Facebook, and Twitter.
Rwanda Orphan Sponsorship
You can help a child orphaned by AIDS in Rwanda
leave the orphanage and gain a forever family! For $38.00/month a Rwandan
family is empowered in adoption/foster care. Each family has been selected by
the local church in Rwanda and receives classes, support and accountability in
caring for their child. Visit saddleback.com/sponsorship to sign up!
Rwanda HIV/Healthcare PEACE Trips – You can make
a difference in Rwanda!
The HIV&AIDS Initiative of Saddleback Church
inspires and equips churches in Rwanda to launch HIV&AIDS ministries in
their church. We’ll teach you what you need to know to go to Rwanda. Trips are
being planned for March and May and typically are about 2 weeks long.
Support Group for People Living With HIV&AIDS
Meet people who care! If someone would like more
information on support groups, we can connect them to others who want to
connect with them and come alongside them.
We’re looking forward to serving with you. Questions?
Contact us at 949-609-8555 or HIV@saddleback.com.