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COMMUNITY OUTREACH
 
Christ Apostolic Temple has several outreach programs to serve the needs of the community, to carry forth the vision of Bishop Jeremiah Reed, and to follow the will of God.

 

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Beleta Butts, Director

MISSION
Christ Apostolic Temple Community Outreach Services offers resources and services to under-served residents in Polk County and Central Iowa; empowering them to overcome the effects of crime, food-deprivation, sickness & diseases, drug and alcohol-abuse, gangs-related activities, mental illness, homelessness and other societal ills.
 
VISION
Christ Apostolic Temple Community Outreach Services will Stand as the Epitome of Engagement and Service the Essence of God’s Love in Action and the Embodiment of Genuine Faith by Works throughout Polk County and Central Iowa.
 
CORE VALUES
BASED ON LOVE; ST. JOHN 3:16
CHRIST APOSTOLIC TEMPLE COMMUNITY OUTREACH SERVICE IS DEDICATED TO SHARING AND CARING IN THE SPIRIT OF LOVE AND GOODWILL –
 
L – LIFE– living life more abundantly within each localized neighborhood, as a result of adequate housing, safe streets and parks, transportation, community services, resources and goods.
 
O – OWNERSHIP– possessing the spiritual, social and economic promises and blessings of God; for the purpose of enriching the life of each resident in the central Iowa area.
 
V –VICTORY–overtaking and conquering the social, spiritual, educational and economic adversities within our local boundaries.
 
E-EMPOWERMENT – promoting self-sufficiency economic growth and upward mobility within our communities.
 
 
We have the following outreach programs:
Re-Entry Program (Kenneth Ratliff, Executive Director)