Everyone wants to leave a legacy for their children, to make the world a better place than it was.  God created you with your talents, skills and an interest for helping others.  Whether you want to serve within the ministries of St. Timothy, join a local or international mission or find some other way to serve in your community you will find many options here to use your talents is service to His Kingdom.

Local Outreach

We desire to be a faith community that
is recognized for having a heart like Jesus
for our local community. In addition to volunteering services at these agencies, We also provide donations of requested goods. Where is God calling you to serve in Jesus’ name?

CareNet Pregnancy Center demonstrates the love of Christ to those facing a crisis pregnancy through the provision of spiritual, physical, emotional, and educational support at no cost to the client, and by sharing the Gospel message. CareNet is committed to upholding the truth that God creates human life in His image at conception. Volunteers are needed to provide counseling, teaching, men’s mentoring, post-abortion counseling, and office help. Ongoing collection needs include maternity and baby clothing, diapers, and formula. Also needed are volunteers at their monthly “Second Saturday Workday” where the facility is cleaned, organized, painted, etc.  CareNet Website>> 

Life Center for the Homeless is a shelter located near downtown Houston at 4516 Old Yale, 77018.  It provides food, clothing, drug and alcohol counseling, and most importantly, spiritual guidance. St. Timothy is actively involved with assisting its founder and director, Pastor Winston James, with many aspects of this non-profit organization, including bi-monthly Bible study visits with the residents and working on facility improvements.  Donations of food, paper products, and clothing for adults are gratefully accepted.  Pastor James can be reached at 832.292.3235 or via email>>

LINC Houston is a combined effort of local churches to plant, nurture, and equip groups of new believers among Houston’s culturally unique communities. St. Timothy’s involvement includes being home to Manantiales de Vida (a Spanish speaking ministry), and hosting drives for the needs of these ethnic communities – food, school supplies, and toys at Christmas.  The LINC Donation Box is the big white box in our parking lot. All donations of clothing, shoes, and household goods are used by LINC as they provide assistance to people in their ethnic churches, many of whom are in need of basic necessities. Please remember this easy way to support LINC the next time you clean out your closets. LINC website>>  

Blood Drives are held at St. Timothy campus several times a year. Donors are always appreciated!  Find out when our
next drive will be held and 
« schedule appointments online »
and use Sponsor Code: 1749


TOMAGWA is a charity healthcare
clinic serving the greater areas of Tomball, Magnolia, and Waller.  We have just begun supporting this faith-based clinic with volunteers.  For more information on their work and how you can volunteer or support financially, go to



International Missions

Jesus commanded His disciples to tell the world about Him starting in Jerusalem, then moving out to Judea, to Samaria, and finally to the whole world.  As believers in Christ, we have the privilege of sharing our faith with the world in a variety of ways.


Living Water International trips
share the good news of Jesus by drilling water wells and teaching health and hygiene to villages in Nicaragua, sharing the good news of Jesus by word and deed.  If you are interested in joining either the drilling team or teaching health and hygiene, please
call the church office.  Click here for more information on Living Water International.

Going on the trip?  Check out this page to see what you’ll need.  Our scheduled dates for 2018 are July 8-14 and Oct. 28-Nov. 3 to El Salvador and April 14-21 to Guatemala.  Trip cost is approximately $1800.
Orphanages in Haiti – St. Timothy works with Coreluv (  to meet the physical and spiritual needs of the
many orphans in Haiti, specifically those in Gonaives, Myan, and Massaide.  The primary objective is to work in the orphanage and school, and to interact with the children who will be attending.  Trip cost is approximately $1200-$1300, depending on airfare. For more information, contact the church office. 
Vision for Africa is a coalition of more than 20 LCMS congregations striving to build strategic partnerships for the sake of the Gospel.  
Vision for Africa invites other congregations
in their goal to join them to “use the Great Commandment to accomplish the Great Commission.” Our model is to sponsor health and vision clinics that draw large crowds to various sites in Kenya, sometimes 1,000 people a day; each client entering the clinic receives both the Gospel message as well as treatment for eyes or bodies.

Vision for Africa sends Vision and Medical teams to churches in Kenya, and St. Timothy members are invited to participate. Please pray for great success for the building of God’s Kingdom through their work.  If you
are interested, contact 
Gloria Ruppel.