What does it mean to be On Mission @ Cottonwood creek?
Being On Mission @ Cottonwood is sharing Jesus through local, national and international missions; by equipping the people of God to serve and to care for those who are in need.
The Bible is clear as it speaks to those who are fully devoted followers of Jesus by commanding us to care for the least of these (Matthew 25:45), to serve those in need (Matthew 20:28) and to reach those who do not know Jesus (Matthew 28:18-20).
Being On Mission @ Cottonwood is a lifestyle, not an event! Being On Mission @ Cottonwood is serving in one of our many ministries at church (Children's, Youth, Worship, Parking Team and more), but it could also be going on a mission trip to Kenya. Being On Mission @ Cottonwood is caring for your neighbors around the corner. Additionally, it can also be caring for the poverty children in a third world country.Being On Mission @ Cottonwood is being a representative, an AMBASSADOR, for Christ in how you live, love and care for people.
“Therefore, we are ambassadors for Christ, God making his appeal through us. We implore you on behalf of Christ, be reconciled to God.”
2 Corinthians 5:20
What is Local Missions?
Local Missions is serving God in our local community (North Texas Area). On Mission @ Cottonwood offers both church-wide events and small groups as well as individual opportunities to serve locally throughout the year all across the North Texas Area.
Local Mission Opportunities
- Abundance Week - March 22 - 29, 2015
- Fun with the Son
- The Gift Weekend - November 16, 2014
- Operation Care Dallas
What is National Missions?
National Missions is serving God in our nation (United States). On Mission @ Cottonwood offers mission trips all across our nation; from organizing various mission trips throughout the year to providing financial support to ministry partners and church planters who are serving and sharing Jesus in remote areas of our nation.
Financial Support of Pastors and Churches
What is International Missions?
International Missions is serving God globally (Outside United States). On Mission @ Cottonwood passionately reaches out across our national borders to share Jesus with various partners across the world. We currently have international mission trips planned for the Dominican Republic, Naomi’s Village in Kenya, Panama and more. We also have strong relationships with international missionaries in which we support financially as well.
International Mission Opportunities
- It Takes a Village 5k - October 4, 2014
- Youth Spring Break Mission Trip - March 9-13, 2015
- Naomi's Village - June 18-29, 2015
- Dominican Republic Mission Trip - July 11-18, 2015
Now is the time to be On Mission @ Cottonwood. Find out how you can get involved by serving and caring for those in need locally, nationally, and internationally. “Come, follow me,” Jesus said, “and I will make you fishers of men.” (Mark 1:17) Find Opportunities