New Life Church Benevolence Ministry
The mission of the Benevolence Ministry at New Life Church (NLC) is to bring people closer to Jesus Christ through the process of meeting or assisting with their basic financial needs in a time of crisis or transition. The ministry follows the biblical principles of Pastoral Care and Benevolence within the context of financial prudence and wisdom.
Priority of Funding:
NLC's primary responsibility is to its own church members who are active attendees at weekly service, are involved in Life Groups, Life Teams or Partner Ministries. In addition those that are serving on Life Teams will be a priority.
I understand that I am eligible for benevolence every other year (August to August)
Decision Making Factors
- Regular Attendance at Sunday Services
- Life Track Attendance
- Life Group Member
- Life Team Member
- Connected through ministries (i.e. Celebrate Recovery, 242, Men's Women's, Pathways, Youth)
- Tithing Member
In order to serve you and expedite your request please complete the form below. Once completed, it will be sent to the Care Pastor. All information is kept in strict confidence. no requests will be accepted in person at our office.
Name of referral from Pastoral or Ministry staff of New Life Church
What is your participation at New Life Church? Participation in all areas is not required. Your information will be used by the Benevolence team to assist in the decision making process.
I have attended New Life regularly since?
Campus I attend
I am a member of a Life Group or Lead a Life Group
If yes, what is the name of the Life Group Leader (s)?
List any ministries or classes you have attended while at NLC
I have attended Life Track
If yes, which campus
If yes, what team
I tithe regularly
Please describe in as much detail as possible your particular situation and need. The more specific you are the better the team will be able to make a decision. Remember, we are assisting with short term needs, crisis situations, or transitions. We cannot provide for long term situations or funding.
Description of the Situation
Plan to resolve the Situation for the future
Specific Need and time Line:
Examples, rent, food, PG&E, or other bills. Include the specific person, landlord, or company to whom checks should be made (checks are not made to individuals). Food or gas cards are available if the request is approved. Please note: cash is not given to individuals.
Thank you very much for contacting the Benevolence Ministry Team. We prayerfully make every effort to assist all that we can according to our priorities and in the context of Biblical principles.
You will be contacted by one of our team within three days of receipt of this form.
God Bless You!
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