Faith Presbyterian Church supports mission work under the auspices of the ARP Synod which is divided into two agencies. World Witness is the foreign mission agency sending missionaries throughout the world with the good news of Jesus Christ. The primary focus of World Witness evangelism is reaching the Muslim world. Our church supports missionaries serving in Pakistan, Turkey, Spain, Germany, France and England.
Outreach North America (ONA)
The second agency of the ARP is Outreach North America (ONA) a home missions endeavor. The outreach arm of the ONA includes the Unites States and Canada with the primary focus on planting new churches and renewing existing churches. The presbytery assists with evangelism, renewal and church development.
Faith Presbyterian Church supports two mission churches; one in Ft. Myers called Renew Church led by Pastor Steve Reynolds, and Iglesia en Movimento, a new ministry to the Latino Community in Lake Placid.
Local Ministries-Supported by Faith Presbyterian Church
Love INC Love in the Name of Christ is an organization whose goal is to form a partnership with local churches by coordinating the efforts of church members to help them live out their faith in service to others. The goal is to provide for the needs of people in the communicty through collected resources such as food pantries, personal care products, clothing and medical equipment. They also offer guidance and counseling of individuals with specific needs.
GAP is a special outreach ministry of Love INC. This ministry provides personal grooming and hygiene products for individuals and families in need. The Women of Faith collect personal care items such as soap, shampoo, deodorant and other toiletries. When families come to pick up the items our volunteers meet with family members and pray with them.
Residents Encounter Christ is a ministry that take the Good News of Christ to those in jail.
Esther House is a 12-month Christ center reentry program for women transitioning from incarceration and chemical dependency to a place of restoration, productivity and wholeness.
Samaritan's Purse-Operation Christmas Child is an annual event that provides shoe boxes filled with toys, clothing items and the word of God for children around the world.