Local Ministry



Crisis Centers
Our Crisis Centers spent $25,199 on food in 2014.  This food was used to feed 19,430 people.  Our three centers are:

12 Ebaugh Avenue
Greenville SC  29607
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, and Friday from 9:00 a.m. until 12:00 Noon
1102 Howard Drive
Simpsonville SC  29681
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, and Friday from 9:00 a.m. until 11:30 a.m.; Wednesday from 1:00 p.m. until 3:30 p.m.
301 Woodside Avenue
Greenville SC  29611
Monday, Tuesday, and Thursday from 10:00 a.m. until 12:00 Noon

Approximarely one third of our county population lives in some type of multihousing...apartments, condominiums, townhouses, modular homes, assisted-care facilities, and more.  There are opportunities for you to establish ongoing relationships in some of these communities.  You can also conduct seasonal and one-time events.

Perry Correctional Facility
To learn how you and your church can become involved in this important ministry, contact Chaplain Larry Epps at 864.243.4712.
Christmas Prisoner Packets
Our churches collected 1,814 packets which were distributed to inmates in the state correctional facilities.  The 2016 deadline to bring packets to GBA is Monday, November 28.

Mission Greenville
This is a student and adult construction ministry partnership between GBA, churches across the country, and Greenville City.  Local volunteers serve in areas such as...first aid, host volunteers, follow-up, and more.  2016 dates are June 18-25.  

The need for this ministry continues with our growing international population.  Needs also exist for tutoring of students and adults.

Ministry Kits
These helpful tools are used in a variety of ministry settings, both in our area and with our partnerships.  

Marietta Baptist Camp and Conference Center
There will be no 2016 Camping Season.  For more information, contact Al Phillips at [email protected].

Baptist Campus Ministry
Greenville Tech
Weekly Bible study, as well as various missions ministry opportunities are available to the students at the main campus.  Brian Bowman coordinates this ministry.
Furman University
South Carolina Baptist maintain a Campus Ministry at Furman.  Andy Cooper coordinates this ministry.

Agencies and Organizations
There are numerous agencies and organizations in Greenville County that provide a wide variety of services.  To talk to someone about a particular need, you can call 2-1-1.  For a directory of agencies and what they have to offer go to www.unitedwaygc.org/community-resource-guide.php.

For more information contact us at 864.242.4330 or email [email protected].