Local Mission Info:

These are some of the missions our Church has supported:

Fidelis House Kentville: provides a "Home Away From Home" for patients receiving treatment on an outpatient basis at the Valley Regional Hospital, or families who have loved ones in the hospital and would like to be near them. We also provide accommodation for patients who have medical appointments needing to travel a considerable distance. More information can be found at: www.fidelishouse.ca

"Free Spirit Therapeutic Riding Association" (Rohan Stables in Aylesford): This organization was founded in 2012 and serves clients presenting with varying exceptionalities ranging in age from 3 years to seniors. Clients are placed in groups of four with other individuals with like minded abilities and ages. The program runs for 12 weeks, giving them an hour lesson each week at $20 per hour. More information may be found at: www.fstra.org

Twelve Baskets Food Bank (Nictaux, NS): Our Church Family donates monthly and in the Fall we have a Thanksgiving food drive. Contact: (902) 825-3966; open: Wed 6:30 - 9:00 pm and Fri 9:00 - 11:30 am

Carleton Road Industries Association: a non-profit, charitable Adult Service Centre located in Lawrencetown, Annapolis County. Their service provision is directed toward the vocational, and life skills training areas to those adult residents of Annapolis and Kings Counties who are diagnosed with mental, intellectual, emotional, and/or physical disabilities. More information may be found at: http://carletonroadindustries.com/

Mid-Valley Palliative Care (Middleton, NS): a free service of trained volunteers to assist people when they have been diagnosed with a terminal disease; also support for their families. MVPC also has many types of equipment that they loan out free of charge to those in these circumstances. No Dr referral is necessary for this service. Contact: Anna Goski; (902) 825-3411

Satellite Dialysis Unit (Berwick, NS) : a place where dialysis patients from the Annapolis Valley can have their dialysis treatments, rather than travelling to Halifax three times weekly for these treatments.

Camp Brigadoon: a camp for children and youth suffering from chronic illnesses. This camp is located on the Aylesford Lake here in NS, and it is the only camp like this in Canada. More information on this camp may be found at: http://www.brigadoonvillage.org/

Foreign Mission info:

Our Church Family now supports Aaron and Erica Kenny in Kenya who serve as Africa Team Leaders, providing continental leadership and support for CBM’s team, partnerships, and programs. In addition,the Kennys direct CBM’s Muslim Ministries in Kenya where they are involved in strengthening local churches in reaching out to their Muslim neighbors through integral mission. In 2010, they became the coordinators of the Guardians of Hope program in Africa. Follow their blog at http://fivekennys.blogspot.ca/

We also support Darrell and Laura Lee Bustin in Rwanda.
Darrell’s primary focus is in pastoral training and church leadership development. He works both with pastors, as well as those studying to be pastors and church leaders. Laura Lee is responsible for overseeing the administrative details for the short-term mission teams that come to Rwanda.