Faith Engagement

Building the Kingdom

The powerful, prayerful support of our many church partners has been central to our work since it began. Habitat is about more than building houses. It is about demonstrating the love of God through practical action. It is our Christian faith that motivates our mission. We are witness to the power and love of Jesus each time we build a house, strengthen a community and make people aware of families in need.

Habitat offers many opportunities to build the Kingdom and express God’s love by putting faith in action and helping those in need. See how you can get involved below.

 

Pray

The powerful prayers of many faithful supporters underpin Habitat’s work every day at home and around the world. Prayer keeps faith at the centre of a call to service and justice. Become a Habitat prayer partner and sign up for our regular prayer points by emailing us: info@habitatireland.org. Download our latest prayer points here.

 

Lent

As we journey towards Easter you might choose to take time to reflect on Micah’s call: “What does the Lord require of you? Only to act justly, love mercy and to walk humbly with your God.”
You can read a weekly devotion written by Habitat staff from around the world, or take time to think about 40 positive actions.
God of mercy and source of justice, pour on your people such love and compassion that we cannot remain silent, we cannot tolerate injustice and poverty. As your grace fills our hearts so may we be stirred into action to demonstrate your love for all the world.

 

Become a HOPEBuilder Church

Being a HOPEbuilder is about doing something in our community which will have a life-changing impact somewhere else in the world. By becoming a HOPEbuilder Church and raising funds or giving a gift in support of Habitat’s work, your church will help to provide vulnerable families with the foundation they need to escape the cycle of poverty and build a better future.

Email to learn more: info@habitatireland.org

 

Volunteer

Volunteers play an important role in our vision of a world where everyone has a decent place to live. Our local community building projects and international volunteer programme offers the unique opportunity to work beside families, groups and communities at home and around the world and witness firsthand the transformational work Habitat does every day.

These opportunities can be arranged for your church or in partnership with other congregations. 

Learn more

Congregations of all sizes can support the work of Habitat. Contact us for more information on how your church and its members can partner with Habitat.

Email: info@habitatireland.org Telephone: 01 51 0033

 

 

 

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