Serve the community
Kairos Ministry
Next Walk is October, 2017 Sign up to pray and add a link to the chain or bake homemade cookies (more details to come)

An ecumenical Christian ministry designed for use in men’s, and women’s correctional institutions.


to nurture strong Christian communities among the residents.


starts with a 3-day short course on Christianity – called a “Walk” – that is held twice a year (May and October)

Follow up:

Small group Bible studies held weekly for prayer and spiritual growth

Team Volunteers:

each walk needs clergy and laity who have previously participated in an Emmaus or other spiritual renewal retreat.
Contact Kim Doran for details.
Year Round Mission
Looking for Volunteers for the ESL ministry!
Calendar Monday and Thursday evenings from 6-7:30pm.
ESL Hispanic Ministry offers free conversational English classes beginning in September and running through May. Classes are at Whitehall UMC

2 opportunities to volunteer:
1) Help teach adults learn conversational English. Volunteers are needed to help move adults through a set curriculum on conversational English.

2) Help provide a safe place for the children of the ESL student during class. Volunteers are also needed to provide safe childcare and homework assistance while the children’s parents are in class.

Click here to Volunteer for ESL today!

OR…Sign up to volunteer using Sign-Up Genius…
Be a Volunteer for the ESL ministry:
for those adults whose first language is not English
Their goals? For many it is to help their school-aged children
to be succesful

Help with childcare or assist in adult English classes.
Calendar Monday and Thursday evenings from 6-7:30pm.

Click here to Volunteer for ESL today!

OR…Sign up to volunteer using Sign-Up Genius…click on link and then join signup genius with your email.
You will then be directed to the ESL signup sheet.

Serve God, Serve the Community
Join us on the first Sunday of every month as we prepare, serve and share a meal
with the homeless residents of Faith Mission.
Faith Mission
Habitat For Humanity
Currently building at 2269 Atwood Terrace in Columbus east of I-71
Designated build dates for New Albany partnership:

Dec. 10 – 8:30 – 4:00 pm
We will be hosting the meal for workers on Dec. 10th – need volunteers to help
Jan. 21 – 8:30 – 4:00 pm
Feb. 4 – 8:30 – 4:00 pm
Feb. 18 – 8:30 – 4:00 pm
March 4 – 8:30 – 4:00 pm
Sign up to build on line:
Bring water to site
Weather line for cancellation 614-422-4828 ext.7039
Age 16 and older

Wall raising Celebration:
Westerville Estates Community — coming side by side with the children and adults of the community.
Tutoring on Wednesdays from 3:30 – 5 pm

lunch and bingo again on July 24.

The Open Shelter of Columbus — Help us prepare and deliver over 100 lunches for the homeless.

W.A.R.M. Westerville Area Resource Ministry — Bring in canned goods and loose change and add it to the grocery cart in our lobby. All collected items are donated to WARM every month. You can help by donating items and by delivering the items to Warm as well.

Adena — Adult Day Enrichment at New Albany. Adena is a wonderful and nurturing senior adult care ministry. This ministry is housed in the east wing of our church building but is open to the entire New Albany community. Trained profressional care, feed, interact, and provide companionship to senior adults who can not stay home alone during the day. This important ministry gives much needed respite to family members and important caring fellowship to the senior adult. Volunteers are encouraged to participate in activities, play music, play games, organize crafts and more.

American Red Cross Blood Drive — Come and volunteer at the next church blood drive. You can volunteer to donate blood. But, that is not the only way to volunteer. You can help serve snacks, organize donors, and recruit new community partners. We make a strong commitment here and are awarded as a top donor site for years.

Kairos Prison Ministry — Donate fresh baked cookies once a month for volunteers to deliver to prisoners at area Ohio prisons. Or join our volunteers to deliver cookies and the good news of Jesus’ forgiving love to the prisoners affiliated with this ministry. The mission of Kairos Prison Ministry is to share the transforming love and forgiveness of Jesus Christ to impact the hearts and lives of incarcerated men, women and youth.

30 Hour Famine — The New Albany UMC youth group partners with area youth for a weekend immersion experience. During these 30 hours, youth learn about local and global hunger and how to be an active agent for change to this terrible problem. This retreat is held in the spring. Spring 2015 date is TBA.

Steve Martin at Tutoring program, Back to School Supplies, and VBS