5 Entry Points for Churches to Address Homelessness
by EGC Starlight Ministries
Since 1990, Starlight Ministries has equipped individuals to build life-changing relationships with people affected by homelessness. Starlight trains individuals and groups in classroom settings as well as hands-on ministry venues. These opportunities provide the Church and those struggling with homelessness with effective tools for building communities where all can experience personal transformation through Jesus Christ.
[VIDEO] Hear from ministers around the city how Starlight Ministries engages churches in collaboration to address local homelessness.
To address local homelessness, we need a clear picture of whom we seek to help. You may be surprised by who qualifies as part of the homeless population. What follows is a glimpse of the current reality of homelessness in Massachusetts today.
To address local homelessness, we need a clear picture of whom we seek to help. You may be surprised by who qualifies as part of the homeless population. What follows is an overview of how homelessness is defined in the US.
Boston is in a homelessness crisis, especially among families experiencing homelessness. When it comes to engaging this crisis, Starlight believes churches are better together. Discover Starlight's collaborative ministry model for ending homelessness in Boston.
Churches address homelessness best through smart community collaborations. Here are ten ways your church can get connected and trained.
Homelessness is complex. For a deeper understanding of the dynamics of homelessness, check out these recommended resources. Includes books and Boston-area reports.
What's being done about homelessness in Boston today? Check out this overview of active Boston-area homelessness ministries and organizations.
Addressing homelessness effectively can surprise our intuition. Learn about entry points from those who study homelessness as a system.
Homelessness is a complex system. Learn about this system and how the church can engage.