New Orleans Mission Trip Journey 07-2023

Our journey to New Orleans was absolutely amazing! We are filled with gratitude to God for His protection and for granting us the chance to show love to the incredible people of this city once more. A heartfelt thank you goes out to all our supportive friends, families, and donors who prayed for us and made this trip a reality. We're also deeply appreciative of the parents who entrusted their remarkable teenagers to us. We remain forever grateful for each and every one of you and your...

Sport Chair Donations for New Orleans Mission Trip - July 1st-6th

We are preparing for our 14th annual mission trip to New Orleans on July 1st. Because of the generosity of so many people last summer, we were able to give away over 100 sport chairs to the homeless! If your family would like to donate some sport chairs or packaged socks, you can drop them off at Building 229 (game room entrance) anytime before June 30th. You can also have them shipped directly to Building 229. Thanks so much! Chris, Amy and Lauren The Walk Youth Group 229 Clark...

Incredible Time at Bigstuf 2023

We had an incredible time at Bigstuf 2023 last week! Words cannot express how grateful we are for everyone’s prayers, love, and support that we received throughout the week. We want to extend a heartfelt thank you to everyone who played a part in making this experience unforgettable. From the incredible Bigstuf organizers, talented speakers, and worship leaders, you all made a lasting impact on our lives. The messages shared, the moments of reflection, and the joyous worship have...

Bigstuf 2023

Bigstuf 2023 The Walk Youth Group Building 229 Thomas County area ministry

Easter Day Outreach (Sunday) in Thomasville Georgia

We had an amazing Easter morning outreach expedition with some of our youth! Our focus today was on reaching out to people who were unable to attend an Easter church service so we decided to bring church to them. We prayed for many of the hardworking housekeepers at hotels and motels in our area and showed them the love of Jesus in our own small way. As a Christian ministry, we believe in being doers of the word and sharing His love with everyone we meet. We look forward to continuing our...

We Are So Thankful For This Mission Trip Opportunity

We were so thankful to once again be given the opportunity to partner with City Impact as they serve the Tenderloin district in San Francisco, California. The Tenderloin district is known for its brokenness, however each time we go we find ourselves having such Holy encounters in the midst of so much heartache. Isn’t that the way that Jesus works? He meets us in our brokenness and brings goodness in the least likely places. Thank you City Impact for hosting our group and letting us partner...

3rd Annual Mission Trip to San Francisco

We are excited to begin our third annual mission trip to San Francisco! Please join us in praying for the hearts of the people in San Francisco as well as the members of our team. We look forward to sharing stories of what the Lord does this week. The Walk Youth Group Building 229 Thomas County area ministry

Fifteen Students Accept Jesus as their Lord and Savior

We are overjoyed to announce that fifteen of our students accepted Jesus as their Lord and Savior at D-Now last weekend! The Walk Youth Group Building 229 Thomas County area ministry

The Walk Holiday Newsletter

The Walk Holiday Newsletter December 2022 “Go, therefore, and make disciples of all nations, baptizing them in the name of the Father and of the Son and of the Holy Spirit, teaching them to observe everything I have commanded you. And remember I am with you always, to the end of the age.” – Matthew 28:19-20 At the end of each year, as we reflect back on all the incredible and often unfathomable ways that God has moved, we always find ourselves unable to express anything...

17th Annual Fall Youth Kickoff

We had a wonderful time at our 17th Annual Fall Youth Kickoff event! We would like to thank everyone for their help, prayers, love and support! We had 195 students (counting everyone once) attend our youth events in the last 5 weeks. We are so blessed!

5 Year Anniversary of Building 229

The River Church in Thomasville GA gifted Building 229 to 1NeedNow, Inc. (The Walk Youth Group) in September of 2017. Temple Baptist gifted The River Church the building in January of 2007. Temple Baptist originally built this church building in 1960. None of the above parties have any religious affiliations with each other, but they have a common calling. We are so blessed to have been gifted this building and the opportunity to continue its history of showing the love of Christ to our...

Feet Washing, Serving and Praying for Others at Feed the Multitudes

We love feet washing, serving and praying for others at Feed the Multitudes in New Orleans on the 4th of July