One of our deepest passions is impacting others in our community with the love of Jesus Christ. Through our Community Impact ministries, we mobilize and equip the people of Hill Country to make a difference in the lives of those around us, serving them in a variety of ways.
We have three key volunteer initiatives: Education Connection, the Christian Resource Center, and Missional Teams. Explore to find out more about what's happening now and our key volunteer initiatives.
Along with our upcoming events, we have some exciting initiatives right now. Select an opportunity below to find out more.
Tree of Lights
The Tree of Lights is Hill Country's annual giving program to provide gifts for children and partnering agencies. This year we are partnering with Arrow Child & Family Ministries, Presbyterian Children’s Home, The Settlement Home for Children, Mission Possible, Agape Pregnancy Resource Center, Gideons International, Reveal Resource Center, Easter Seals, HCBC Prison Ministry, Foster Village Austin and Cedar Park Blue Santa
Below are the ways you, your family or small group can get involved.
- Nov. 25, Dec. 2, Dec. 9 - Distribute gift tags or receive donations at lobby trees
- Dec. 2, Dec. 9 - Wrap and sort gifts
- Dec. 8 - Help at the Arrow Christmas Party to serve lunch, supervise Christmas crafts and enjoy the excitement as the foster children receive their gifts
Select a gift wish tag to fulfill:
- Nov. 25, Dec. 2 - Visit one of the Lobby Christmas trees to select your tag – select early as tags go quickly!
- Dec. 2, Dec. 9 - Return gifts to church lobbies. Gift tags taken 12/9 will need to be returned to the church office, Building C, by 12/12.
- Give online to provide funds that support purchasing items for the partnering ministries.
In addition, the Christian Resource Center is looking for donations and volunteers for their "Christmas Store" Dec. 6, 7, 8 or 9 at Twin Lakes Fellowship.
Questions? Contact Tree of Lights Coordinator Carla Robertson, 512-258-2321.
Not sure where to serve?
Discover Hill Country is the perfect place to start! Week 3 of this 4-week series of classes we hold each month will help you learn more about the gifts and unique abilities God has placed in you. You will also find current opportunities to begin making a difference in the world around you. Sign up today!
If you still want some help figuring out where you can serve? Fill out our volunteer interest form & we’ll help you, your family, or your small group find their best volunteering fit!