Our outreach and service is guided by Jesus’s command to love our neighbor and build the Beloved Community. Here are a variety of opportunities to love and serve our community.

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Creation Care & Repair

This group leads faith reflection and action on environmental crises such as climate change, and promotes individual and community-wide actions to improve our stewardship of the Earth. This group planted and maintains a lovely Pollinator Garden between our main church and Education buildings as a teaching garden for our preschool and parish community.

Church Net

Church Net is a Wake Forest coalition of churches that provides financial resources to pay for prescriptions and utility bills for people in the community. Donations are collected at St. John’s. Church Net office is staffed by volunteers from local churches.

Joy of Christmas

Our Joy of Christmas ministry provides gifts and gift cards to local families and seniors at Christmas.

Tri-Area Ministries (TAM)

TAM collects donations of food and necessities for distribution to local families. St. John’s has been a part of this organization since its inception and continues to support TAM’s nearly 9,000 clients each year with food donations.  When we are back to in person worship, look for the red wagon in the Narthex to deposit food and hygiene items. Visit their website for more information and volunteer opportunities.

Hope House

Hope House is a ministry of Friendship Chapel Baptist Church. St. John’s supports this ministry which serves weeknight meals and builds relationships in Northeast Wake Forest.

Habitat for Humanity

St. John’s participates in a coalition of local churches to help build and fund affordable housing with soon-to-be-homeowner families in Wake Forest.


Each September, many St. John’s parishioners take a 1-mile or 3-mile walk to help raise money to fight hunger locally and around the world.

Farm to Fork

All are welcome to join us on Tuesday nights in the WF Presbyterian Giving Garden to care for creation, plant, feed, weed and harvest the garden, which provides thousands of pounds of food for local food ministries including Wake Forest Community Table. Bring your garden gloves and water for a fun evening of outreach and fellowship! We will gather from 5:30-6:30 on 7/18, 8/22, 9/19, and 10/7 from 5:30-6:30 at The Wake Forest Presbyterian Giving Garden (12605 Capital Blvd) Sign Up Here

Wake Forest Community Table

Sharing good meals and produce each week


Volunteer to distribute meals, produce and groceries on Monday (Hope House 334 North Allen Rd. Wake Forest from 5-5:30 PM or Wednesday nights from 6-6:30 at Olive Branch Baptist Church 326 E Juniper Ave) SIGN UP HERE.

Make desserts on Monday nights so that we can add a sweet treat to the meal bags SIGN UP HERE.

Transport food as a volunteer driver SIGN UP HERE

Donate HERE

NorthEast Community Garden

The Community Garden signup has been updated on the website CLICK HERE TO SIGN UP. This is a great opportunity for groups and youth in need of community service hours. The volunteer days are first and third Saturdays during the summer months.