THANK YOU for helping to make a difference in our community!

We have many ongoing outreach opportunities with our community partners. Please see the list below.

If you choose to participate in one or more, or find other opportunities to serve in our community, let us know! Send your photos and a brief description to

Spring Cleaning Supply Drive

Throughout the month of April, we will collect cleaning supplies to benefit The Hope House and Simple Needs GA. Please consider donating one or more of the following supplies:

  • Laundry Basket
  • Paper Towels
  • Glass Cleaner
  • All-Purpose Spray Cleaner
  • Laundry Detergent
  • Comet
  • Toilet Bowl Brush
  • Toilet Bowl Cleaner
  • Sponges
  • Dish Detergent
  • Dish Brush
  • Disinfectant
  • Spray Duster


Many of our community outreach partners offer opportunities for you to serve throughout the year.

See below for more information on ways you can help make a difference!

Y Hunger Relief

We are partnering with the Y to package and distribute food at several locations.

Church at Green Acres (Smyrna)

Brumby Elementary (Marietta)

Sawyer Road Elementary (Marietta)

Mentoring Program at Lockheed Elementary

Lockheed Elementary, located at 1205 Merritt Road in Marietta, is starting a one-on-one mentor program for students who need a positive, caring adult in their life. One day a month can make a HUGE difference socially and emotionally for our students. If you would like to become a Lockheed Mentor, click the link below.

Food for Kids

Mount Paran North is partnering with local elementary schools to provide non-perishable items for their food pantries. These food pantries help struggling families put food on the table for their children. YOU CAN HELP! Please bring non-perishable food items to North at any time, and we’ll take care of it from there! 

Below is a list of needed items for the elementary school food pantries: 

  • Canned meats (tuna, chicken, vienna sausages) 
  • Campbell’s soup (can or plastic container) 
  • Individual apple sauce 
  • Saltine crackers (smaller box) 
  • Canned pasta sauce 
  • Boxed pasta 
  • Baby food 
  • Breakfast cereals 
  • Goldfish snacks (individually wrapped) 
  • Granola bars (no nuts) 

Please bring any of the items to the Main Lobby for collection. 


MUST Ministries

  • Sort food and clothing donations in the donation center
  • Prepare and serve a meal at Elizabeth Inn
  • Compile donations to provide hygiene kits
  • Host a food drive in your neighborhood

The Table on Delk 

A ministry that provides a safe place for those who are currently, or at risk of, being sexually exploited to have a meal and get connected to resources.

  • Provide sack lunches for children
  • Provide a meal for a meeting
  • Provide dessert for a meeting
  • Minister to residents of Delk Rd. motels (Sat. or Wed.)
  • Minister and assist at laundromat (Wed., Thur., or Fri.)
  • Write inspirational messages and color placemats

Wellspring Living

A non-profit organization in Atlanta, Georgia that provides domestic sex trafficking victims and those at risk with specialized recovery services through residential and community-based programs.

  • Organize a small group to do a special project at one of the campuses

Simple Needs GA

An organization whose mission is to meet the simple needs of children, people experiencing homelessness, and others in need.

  • Help collect and/or deliver donations
  • Put together Comfort Kits
  • Work a Donation Drive


We are thankful for the opportunity to partner with local churches, schools, and organizations who are making a difference in our community.

MUST Ministries

MUST Ministries is a volunteer organization dedicated to helping homeless and struggling individuals and families with food, clothing, housing, employment, and other resources.

Table on Delk

Table on Delk provides a safe place for those who are currently, or at risk of, being sexually exploited to have a meal and get connected to resources that they might not know about. Meals and programs are provided six days a week.

Wellspring Living

Wellspring Living is a non-profit organization in Atlanta that provides domestic sex trafficking victims and those at risk with transformative care through therapeutic services, education, life skills, and personal/professional development.

Simple Needs Georgia

Simple Needs Georgia seeks to “fill in the cracks” by meeting other unmet, but important, needs. It is in these simple acts—bringing a tent to a person living in the woods or providing birthday gifts to a homeless child—that we help connect people with the services that can improve their lives.

Goshen Valley Boys Ranch

Goshen Valley Boys Ranch believes every child deserves to know the safety of a home, the love of a family, and the hope of a future. Goshen exists to provide these for young men, women, and children in the foster care system that they might experience full healing.

First Care Women’s Clinic

First Care Women’s Clinic is a Christian-based clinic committed to helping women and men deal positively with an unplanned pregnancy by providing assistance as well as emotional and spiritual support.

McCleskey East Cobb YMCA

McCleskey East Cobb YMCA collects and distributes hundreds of thousands of pounds of food each year to those living in “food deserts” throughout Cobb County as part of their Hunger Relief program.

House of Cherith

House of Cherith, based in Atlanta, provides a safe house where girls and women dealing with the trauma of sex trafficking can receive counseling, therapeutic services, health services, and assistance in obtaining and maintaining employment.

The Extension

The Extension has helped hundreds of homeless men and women in Cobb County recover from drug and alcohol addiction through their residential treatment plan.

Foundation for Hospital Art

The Foundation for Hospital Art recruits patients and volunteers worldwide to create colorful, soothing artwork donated to hospitals to help soften the often-stressful hospital experience. Throughout the years, over 50,000 paintings have been donated to over 7,500 hospitals in 195 countries.

FSS Program

Marietta Housing Authority – Family Self-Sufficiency Program helps families become more self-sufficient by providing resources needed to obtain and maintain full-time employment and to be free of welfare assistance.

Lockheed Elementary

Lockheed Elementary provides food, uniforms, and school supplies to children in need. For several years, North has partnered with Lockheed to assist in their programs and projects.

Green Acres Baptist

Green Acres Baptist is located in the middle of a multi-racial, impoverished area. North has partnered with them to help meet the physical and spiritual needs of their community.

Maximum Impact Love

Maximum Impact Love exists to rescue girls and women from prostitution in the Fulton Industrial Parkway area. To date, they have reached out to over 50,000 people with food, support, and a way out through the love of Jesus.

Rise Up!

RISE UP! is a free after-school character development program for elementary-aged children held in local public schools with the purpose of teaching students how to apply relevant Biblical truths in their everyday lives. RISE UP! provides a creative, fun and memorable environment for kids to hear about God’s amazing love for them.
Ways to help:
Register your child / Volunteer / Start a chapter / Pray / Give

Men of Acts

Men of Acts is a group of men and women from North who serve the widows, single parents, elderly, and disabled in our congregation and nearby community by providing labor for one-day handyman jobs (minor repairs, yard work, etc.). MOA welcomes men and women of all ages to join us the third Saturday of each month as we fulfill assistance requests.
Learn more.

Ministry Team

David Lewis

Community Care Pastor


Email David


Jane Noel

Community Care Assistant


Email Jane