It’s a vital part of family life for us to serve others in our local church family and our neighboring communities. We’ll keep you up-to-date on the latest opportunities and how to get connected here on our Service Opportunities Page.
Raytown Summer Lunch Ministry (RSLM) is a group of churches seeking to share the love of Jesus by providing healthy sack lunches and milk to children who would go without lunch during the summer. The RSLM runs this 6-week program from July 5th though August 11th (Monday-Friday) to prepare, pack and deliver lunches to over 600 Raytown children. Our community has been richly blessed by this ministry and we would like to invite you to join our group of volunteers this summer and share the love of Jesus in this way.  Please contact me with any questions, or if you would like to volunteer.
Thank you,
Mikki Hilton
River RSLM Coordinator
RSLM Volunteer Opportunities
All volunteers meet at Raytown Christian Church (6108 Blue Ridge Blvd, Kansas City, MO 64133)
You can volunteer ONE time or MULTIPLE times…it’s up to you!
Lunch Packing
Tuesdays 10:30-11:30 AM
Thursdays 10:30-11:30 AM
Lunch Delivery
Tuesdays 11:30 AM – 1:00 PM
Thursdays 11:30 AM – 1:00 PM
Fridays 11:30 AM – 1:00 PM
RSLM Other Ways to Help
Donate baggies and/or napkins during our Baggie Bonanza through July.  We need Ziplock sandwich, Ziplock snack-size baggies and napkins. Just drop your donations in the designated box in the lobby.


Financial Support You can support the program financially which helps serve 500 daily lunches ($45.00 feeds ONE child for the entire 6 weeks) You can give any amount by simply designating your gift as “summer lunch” in the Sunday Giving envelop, the Lobby Kiosk, or online at our website:
SERVING AT HIDDEN LAKE Join us on the 4th Thursday of each month from 10-11:00 AM as we spend time playing candy bingo with our friends at Hidden Lake. We’ll meet in the front of the building: Hidden Lake Health Care Center, 5130 Woodson Road, Raytown, MO. Come on along! Pastor Donnette:
GIVE-A-BAG PROGRAM Our Give-a-Bag program is located in the Raytown lobby.  I’ts a place to fill-a-bag and leave it there for others to take for themselves or to someone else who is in need. So please stop by the Give-a-Bag kiosk in the Raytown Campus lobby to pick up an empty bag, fill it with the items listed on the bag and bring it back to the Bag Kiosk.  
  • 4 soup cups
  • 1 box or 2 packages of crackers
  • 2 cans of spaghetti or ravioli (with pop-top lids)
  • 1 package of pudding cups or cookies
Please stay as close to this list as possible so that it is more conducive to our motel families who are in need.
WEB ROR work nights generic dates
On the 1st and 3rd Thursdays of each month at 6 PM, ROR holds a volunteer work night and all are invited! For more information, contact Stephanie Keck at 816-737-5100 or
To learn more about the River of Refuge, Click Here
web-volunteer-drivers-neededVOLUNTEER DRIVERS NEEDED We’re looking for a few drivers who are able to transport individuals and families to and from church on Sundays. If you are interested, please contact Pastor Donnette:
fb-nursery-vounteers-neededNURSERY VOLUNTEERS NEEDED We need more helping hands to love and care for our children on Sunday mornings. We’re looking for nursery workers for ages 0-4, for a once a month (or more) commitment as an assistant or lead teacher.  Background check, application and training are required. If you’re interested or have questions, please email Katie at or call the church office at 816-356-7400.