Truly I tell you, just as you did it to one of the least of these who are members of my family, you did it to me. —Matthew 25:40
The Diocese of Atlanta supports eight community ministries that focus on the vulnerable among us. You may scroll through the list below for general information, or look at the menu on the left for links to their websites.
Airport Ministry @ Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International
An Episcopal presence at the world's busiest airport —welcoming people home and representing the church and Christ in the world.
The Rev. Dr. Donna S. Mote
Assisting Chaplain: Barbara Pendergrast
Appleton Episcopal Ministries
753 College Street, Macon, GA 31201
A century-old ministry that exists to support vulnerable children in the communities of the Macon Convocation.
Ms. Julie Groce
email@example.com | 478-731-5901
Chattahoochee Valley Episcopal Ministry (CVEM)
PO Box 5811, Columbus, GA 31906 | 706-327-0400 Office | 706-327-2836 Direct Service
Committed to promoting social justice and standing behind people in need in the Chattahoochee Valley.
Ms. Martha Robert
firstname.lastname@example.org | 706-327-0400
Communication Director: Heidi Meloncon
Church of the Common Ground
P.O. Box 4548, Atlanta, GA 30302 | Worship Sundays at 1 p.m. |
A worshiping community in downtown Atlanta that provides support for the spiritual, social, emotional and physical needs of people without a place to live.
The Rev. Mary Wetzel
1017 Hank Aaron Drive, Atlanta, GA 30315-1705
Emmaus House works to increase academic achievement for children and youth and to provide opportunities that lead to economic independence for families in Peoplestown, an Atlanta neighborhood just south of Turner Field.
Mr. Greg Cole
email@example.com | 404-525-5948
Holy Comforter Church and Friendship Center
737 Woodland Ave., Atlanta, GA 30316
A unique church and fellowship center reaching out to the intellectually impaired. About 60 percent of the congregation lives with mental illness.
The Rev. Alexis Chase
firstname.lastname@example.org | 404-627-6510
Mikell Camp and Conference Center
237 Camp Mikell Court, Toccoa, GA 30577-9803
An inclusive environment for a faith-based summer camp for children and youth, an outdoor education center and a conference center for groups and retreats of all types.
The Rev. Kenneth Struble
email@example.com |706-886-7515 or 706-886-7580
Administrator: Melanie Struble
Path To Shine
2160 Cooper Lake Rd. Smyrna, GA 30080
Path To Shine seeks to inspire underserved children to achieve hope-filled dreams through intentional tutoring and mentoring. There are currently 13 programs around the Diocese supporting approximately 150 children and involving more than 120 volunteers.