Power4Life is committed to bringing the Word of God to the housing communities in Third and Fifth Ward. We bring the message of Christ and bless the people in tangible ways so that the evidence of the love of Christ can be demonstrated to the residents. We have heard many testimonials of lives that have been changed and persons who have been impacted by the ministry. We have a commitment to being a viable presence in the community and directly impacting the people through outreach, community service, and fostering relationships with individuals and families to improve lives.
Here is summary of services and community outreach events hosted by Power4Life. Residents of the housing developments that Power4Life has established relationships with, as listed below, are welcome to attend. Services are held at the community buildings or at The Victual (facility located in 5th Ward) and free van transportation is provided from the housing developments. All services include hearing a message for all those who attend, and a free catered meal. Residents who attend can qualify to always receive items such as gift cards, groceries, personal care items, clothing, and/or other donated items to help support the individuals and families. Power4Life is committed to providing resources at all services to help improve the lives of attendees.
COMMUNITY OUTREACH OPPORTUNITIES
HEAVEN @ SEVEN
Established Partnerships in the Community
Houston Housing Authority Partnerships
Cuney Homes Housing Development
Kelly Village Housing Development
Clayton Homes Housing Development
Britons Apartments & The Village
Heaven @ Seven
Dial in for a worship experience via phone.
Powerful Prayer Call and Worship Experience Every Sunday at 7AM. Call 302-202-1116; code 273243.
Saturday Worship Experiences & Select Super Sunday Worship Experiences
Power Point - Monthly services that allow residents from all housing developments are invited to attend to hear an encouraging message and
free catered meal. These services are open for the general public to attend. Those in attendance can also qualify for gift cards for food and personal
Power Praise, Prayer, and Dinner - Held throughout the year on whereby residents can come to the community building for prayer, an encouraging message and a light meal. It provides Power4Life an opportunity to connect with residents on an intimate level. Those in attendance can qualify for gift cards for food and personal care items .
Megaservices (held throughout the year)
**Note: Megaservices are comprised of residents from Cuney Homes, Kelly Village, The Brittons, The Pleasant Hill Village, Clayton Homes coming together to worship at The Victual in 5th Ward**
Annual Back2School Blessing (September)
Students and families who attend are provided with school supplies, backpacks, gift cards for purchase of uniforms and other essential items needed to start the school year successfully.
Annual Thanksgiving & Praise (November)
Families have the opportunity to enjoy a full Thanksgiving Meal with all the trimmings. Families can qualify to receive additional gift cards, groceries, clothing, and other items for the Holiday Season.
Annual Holiday Celebration of the King (December)
Families have the opportunity to enjoy a full holiday meal with all the trimmings, and qualify for gift cards and toys, gifts specifically for children, youth, and adults.
Annual Power of Freedom (January)
Individuals and families that attend enjoy a gospel praise celebration, as well as celebrate the life and legacy of Martin Luther King.
Annual Resurrection Service (March)
Individuals and families that attend can enjoy a gospel celebration,a holiday dinner, as well as receive a donation of gift cards or a bag of groceries.
The Ultimate Day of Giving (May)
An annual day focused on giving back to meet the needs of others. Attendees can receive personal care items, clothing, and furniture with emphasis on special and fun giveaways such as TV's, bicycles, and fans. Select families can receive new items such as furniture, beds, and gift cards.
Annual Power Prophetic Brunch (June)
Individuals and families that attend can enjoy exciting gospel worship, a lavish brunch, and personalized prayer for their individual & family needs.
Diane Sheffield Scholarship - In honor of the former president of the Cuney Homes Resident Council, the Diane Sheffield Scholarship is awarded to an individual(s) who exemplifies the legacy of Ms. Sheffield — compassion to others through community outreach.
The Johnson/Smith AND Simpson/Traylor Scholarship" (Named in honor of the grandparents of Pastor Catherine Smith
and Minister Madelyn Traylor) - Scholarship awarded to a individual(s) who has demonstrated a commitment of helping those who are in need and is a first generation college student.
Building Better Lives Program
Power4Life helps families who are in need of furniture and essential home necessities when they are moving into a new home or in need of assistance at their current residence.