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Food Pantry

The Church on Rush Creek has operated this ministry into provision of food relief for those in emergency need since December 2009. Our focus is temporarily helping families to improve their current situation by providing “daily bread” in order for them to focus their limited incomes on other things other than meals. Families in need of relief may receive family assistance by having the head of the household complete a simple application. Upon each visit, a photo identification and proof of address must be presented.
 Food and monetary donations are much appreciated and can be tax deductible. For a list of food items click here.  

Volunteers are always needed Monday-Wednesday 10a-12p; 1-3p and Thursday 10a-12p; 4-7p. 

For more information, email   or call 817-468-7729.


Rush Creek Health and Wellness

Are you Overwhelmed with your health? Has it been too long since you have exercised, too long since you have even thought about what healthy food choices are because of your busy lifestyle? Are you in a position where you wouldn’t even know where to begin or feel that you have let it go for so long, there is no hope? Are you Under-resourced? Maybe you would like to go to the gym, but are not in a position financially to pay the dues? Maybe the gym isn’t your thing, but you would like to workout, but have no idea where to start. Or do you feel that eating healthy would be just too expensive to work into your budget, so you just eat out? Do you feel Far Away from God? Is your life is so busy, that you have no time to think about your health, much less find some quiet time to connect with Jesus?

If you are experiencing any of these things, Rush Creek Health and Wellness is for you.  We meet on Saturday mornings at 8am as a group who all have the same goal: TO GET HEALTHY-Physically and Spiritually! There is a place for you, whether you are already on your fitness/health journey or want to begin. Join us-its FREE, there is no better time than now! We will start again September 9th!

English Classes

Classes are offered for all levels of experience. Each class will emphasize conversation, reading, and writing. Classes meet on Tuesdays and Wednesdays from 6:30-8:00pm. Register on August 30th!

To register, contact

GED Tutoring

The Rush Creek Compassion Center now offers GED tutoring sessions on Tuesdays and Wednesdays from 6:30-8pm. During this time, students needing to complete their GED test can come and receive FREE tutoring to help prepare them on different sections of the test. For more information, contact Register on August 30th!

KidsHope USA Mentoring

One simple act can make a huge difference in the life of an at-risk child, this is one-on-one time with a loving, caring, and responsible adult. We are partnering with Charlotte Anderson Elementary to provide mentors who can spend ONE hour each week with ONE student talking, playing, reading, and more! If you are interested, please email . We have an Interest Meeting/Training on September 20th at 6:30p.

Jobs for life

Jobs For Life program strives to address the joblessness in our community by providing biblically-based training and mentoring relationships and to help those find purpose through meaningful work. We would love to have a class for Spring 2018 but need VOLUNTEERS! We need people to serve once to twice a week as a Prayer Partner, Mentor, Teacher, Hospitality Coordinator, and more! If you are interested, please email

Compassion Center Hours  

Monday: 10:00am-5:00p

Tuesday: 10:00am-5:00pm
Wednesday: 10:00am-5:00pm
Thursday: 10:00am-7:00pm 

Food Pantry Hours 

Mondays-Wednesdays 10a-12p; 1-3p

Thursdays 10a-12p; 1-7p

Contact Information

Jessica Benton
Compassion Center Director


“…whatever you did for one of the least of these brothers of mine, you did for me.” Matthew 25:40


Compassion in the Fall

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Compassion in the Fall is about to kick off! We have English Classes, GED Tutoring, and Health & Wellness classes starting in September! If you are interested in attending, it is all FREE! We also need volunteers to help run each class! Please email  to learn more!

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