2821 Park Road
Charlotte, North Carolina 28209
The Mission Ministry team, in conjunction with the Associate Pastor, plans and coordinates urban mission opportunities and projects for youth and adults. Projects offer a variety of opportunities to work with children, older adults, our homeless neighbors and those with special needs. Projects include, but are not limited to; minor home repairs/construction, serving meals to the homeless, mentoring at-risk children and serving the elderly. CONNECT also partners with various organizations in the community such as the Urban Ministry Center, Crisis Assistance Ministry, Friendship Trays & Gardens, Love INC., Samaritan’s Feet, Second Harvest Food Bank, etc. which all offer a wide array of services to those in need. Morning, midday and evening worship services, at your discretion, are offered by Avondale leadership. Educational opportunities such as budget and poverty simulations are also offered.
Group Specifications: Cost: $30 per person, per day
Project Provides: Facilities that include showers, full kitchen, washer and dryer, gym, game room, air conditioning, and bunk beds. Facility is WiFi enabled and has a 5-station computer lab (both PC and APPLE capable) as well as our brand new Café 4:32. Our internet café has a coffee bar, lounge seating and two 40inch LED SMART TV’s. Camp participants bring sleeping bags and sleep on air mattresses (provided). These air mattresses are placed on custom made bunk beds. Sleeping quarters also includes mounted tv/dvd player and full game room. Groups provide their own meals. On the last night of your stay, a pool and pizza party is offered free of charge for your group as well as a closing worship service. It is hosted by Avondale’s youth group and parents. Our campus is home to the Sacred Garden, one of only a few Walking Labyrinths in our city and is a wonderful space for small group, reflection, etc.