Local Outreach

Local Outreach Fair

Local Outreach through Grace

We have an on-going commitment to serve our local communities. See the list below of our ministry partners. If you are interested in being a part of Local Outreach at Grace Mills River, contact Amanda McLamb, Missional Living Director, at 


Christmas Gifts for local children in need
Grace Mills River has the privilege of partnering with The Storehouse in Hendersonville's "Blessings in Boxes" for a third year to help 25 local children at Christmas. Gift tags can be taken from the Christmas tree in the cafe from November 4th -25th. Unwrapped gifts should be returned by December 2nd behind the Children's welcome desk. Any questions, contact Amanda McLamb:

The Storehouse Christmas Jeep Toy Drive

On Saturday December 1, 9-10am, Jeep enthusiasts from all over North & South Carolina will gather at Grace Mills River to participate in The Storehouse Christmas Jeep Toy Drive. The drivers will have breakfast at GMR before driving over the mountains to their afternoon celebration at Egolf Motors in Brevard. If you are interested in helping the GMR Men’s Saturday morning group with hosting this event, or would like to come and bring toys to donate, please email Alan Larson at

Samaritan's Purse Operation Christmas Child at Grace Mills River

Thank you for all of your Operation Christmas Child shoebox donations! Our collection site has now closed and the boxes have begun their journey to children around the world. Thank you!

Special Class:

QCommons - The Power of "WE"
You are invited to join the continuing conversations from the recent Q Commons. We will discuss the impact of hospitality in our culture and how to advance the good in our community. We will meet Sundays, December 2, 9 & 16 during the first service in the Education Building. Questions? Contact Amanda McLamb at

Local Outreach Partners