Outreach takes many forms at St. Timothy's
St. Timothy's is active in a number of outreach activities that respond to the Christian imperative that the hungry be fed, the naked clothed, the homeless housed, and that others who are less fortunate share in the Good News of the Gospel. St. Timothy's is a leader of some outreach programs, and assists with many community programs.
Brotherhood of Saint Andrew- The mission of the Brotherhood of St. Andrew is to disciple men and boys unto a saving knowledge of Jesus Christ as Lord and Savior through the lifelong disciplines of daily prayer, regular study and committed service. At St. Timothy's, the Brotherhood is active in a number of Outreach activities.
Angel Tree-Last Christmas thirty tags were taken the first day. The program will be expanded this Christmas.
Blood Drive- We have been averaging about 22 donations per drive. Drives are scheduled about 5 times per year. Each donation is said to save 3 lives.
Bingo- Plantation Nursing Home-Three Brotherhood of St. Andrew members rotate providing bingo to residents of Plantation Nursing Home each month.
Prison Ministry- Four Brotherhood of St. Andrew members rotate providing bible study each Sunday at the Wayne Scott unit. Also, the BOSA conducts an annual weekend retreat at Wayne Scott. About 120 offenders attended the most recent retreat.
Faith in Action- Brotherhood of St. Andrew prepares breakfasts and supper for this interfaith youth group that meets at St. Timothy’s for a weekend retreat.
Salvation Army Bell Ringer-Each year Brotherhood of St. Andrew and other St. Timothy’s parishioners participate at local retailers.
The Hall- Our Youth Hall provides a place for intermediates to come after school. It is staffed by St. Timothy’s volunteers. It has been in existence since 1996 and serves over 100 -150 students every year.
BACH- (Brazoria County Association for Citizens with Handicaps). A non-profit organization serving the needs of persons with disabilities. Their mission is to help children with special needs achieve. Headquartered at the Angleton-Danbury Medical Center Campus. Branch offices are located in Alvin, Pearland and Lake Jackson. (St. Timothy’s provides the office space for the Lake Jackson branch.)
Food Basket- Weekly client families average about 130 per week or about 525 individuals served each week. Each family gets 3 to 5 plastic bags of groceries.