Handyman Ministry

Handyman

Handyman Ministry of FEPC

Volunteers of First Evangelical Presbyterian Church Handyman Minsitry seek to focus God’s love and Christ’s compassion upon the church body in a tangible way, using spiritual gifts, talents, and skills to perform tasks for members who are physically unable to complete small projects around their home.

As each one has received a gift, minister it to one another… 1Peter 4:10

We have different gifts according to the grace given us. Romans 12:6-8

This ministry will seek to:

  • Bring glory to God

  • Build up the body of Christ

  • Exercise our God-given gifts

  • Build relationships and offer blessings of fellowship

  • Be a reflection of Christ

  • Offer follow-up opportunities by pastor or care ministry

Policies:

  • Handyman ministry exists within ministry of board of Deacons. ¬†Active deacon serves as Handyman Team Coordinator and submits reports at regular deacon meeting

  • Timely decision given requests for services

  • Undertake tasks as skills are available

  • No capital improvements to rental properties

  • Evaluation of projects by two skilled volunteers

  • On-site execution of projects by minimum of two volunteers

  • Homeowner provides materials

  • No new construction; repair or restoration of existing structure only

  • No fee charged for labor; donations will be gratefully accepted, per wishes of recipient of services

Examples of Services:

  • Adjust or repair safety devices such as handrails, door locks, etc.

  • Large appliance and furniture removal/moving

  • Simple appliance installation

  • Storm clean up

  • Plumbing repairs

  • Small painting tasks

  • Gutter cleaning

  • One day completion projects

  • Small electrical repairs

  • Limited yard work

  • Window/door replacement