Outreach Ministries


Home in a Box:

Home in a Box is a ministry focused on providing household supplies to Lincoln families transitioning from a homeless situation to a home or apartment. Our congregation generously donates gently used and new items, such as basic furniture, kitchen supplies and linens, to these families. Volunteers will coordinate the pick up of larger items from donors. – Kay Marshall 402-371-8789 and Gene Troester 402-560-5649


Items of Need:

• Love seats
• Coffee tables, end tables
• Kitchen tables and chairs
• Dressers
• Dishes, silverware, kitchen utensils
• Baking pans
• Glasses
• Twin and Full sheets, mattress pads, blankets, comforters
• New pillows
• Bath/kitchen towels
• Laundry baskets
• New Cleaning supplies, detergents, dish soap

Welcome to Outreach Ministries!
An important part of who we are at Messiah entails serving others

Angel Tree:
Donating Christmas gifts to families to brighten their holiday. Cris Gittins 402-770-6810 or Helen Kampfe 402-310-3121


Dresser Project/Diaper Drive:
Collecting baby items and diapers to bless the Pregnancy Center moms – Gene Troester 402-560-5649


Everett Elementary School:
Assisting the school staff/students/families with events and conferences – Deb Troester 402-423-1461


Homeless blessing kits:
Donating personal care items to package in kits that are given to the homeless – Cris Gittins 402-770-6810


Make a Difference Sunday:
Messiah members working together on community projects to “Make a Difference” – Gene Troester 402-560-5649


Need a Ride to Worship?:
We have a 10 passenger van that we use to give rides to Sunday worship for those that need them.  The vans can not accommodate wheelchairs. Norm Harley (402) 340-1235


People’s City Mission:
Working at the Distribution Center and helping with other events – Kathy Ponte-Hamersky 402-890-4854


Park Middle School:
Assisting with the school staff/students/families with events and conferences – Cris Gittins 402-770-6810