Hope Ministries

Our BOLD STEP 2 states, We will build a sustainable and dynamic Ministry of Hope that meets the spiritual and tangible needs in our community and around the world with the love of Jesus.

Learn more about our Strategic Vision and our 5 Bold Steps

North Phoenix Christian Soccer Club

Under the direction of Myles Grunewald for nearly 40 years, the soccer club has been providing refugee children the opportunity to experience the Gospel and play soccer on a competitive level. The club is comprised of over 100 students from 25 different countries.

If you would like to volunteer by coaching, driving players to and from games, or providing meals for the players.  Contact Alondra Ruiz.

Divorce Care

Wednesdays | 6:30 PM | A201

We are a support group that meets weekly. You will find it to be a caring environment. You will experience encouraging videos that feature divorce recovery experts, small group discussion, and personal study that reinforces the weekly session topics.  Learn more here.

Divorce Care for Kids

Wednesdays | 6:30 PM | A201

We follow the same schedule and age appropriate content themes as the adult Divorce Care program, allowing parents & children to heal together. This ministry is designed just for kids in grades K-6.  Learn more here


Arms of Love

With over 19,000 kids in foster care in Arizona alone, Arizona Baptist Children Services through Arms of Love have set a goal to develop supportive relationships with foster families and reach them with the love of Christ. We are able to provide a satellite office on our Central Campus in order to educate & support families to foster or adopt. 

NPHX Food & Clothing Closet

We are open to the public every week where we provide food and clothing for those in need in our community.  If you would like to donate clothing and/or food or volunteer to help serve in this ministry, contact Lorri Paetz.

Joni & Friends

Committed to reaching individuals and families affected by disability, Joni & Friends trains, disciples, and mentors them as they learn to use their gifts. They support the church as we integrate those who are disabled into the fabric of our worship, fellowship, and outreach.

Joni and Friends is answering the call in the Gospel of Luke 14, “invite the poor, the crippled, the lame, the blind and you will be blessed…make them come in so my house will be full.”

Disaster Relief

Since 1967, when a handful of Texans answered God’s call, Southern Baptist Disaster Relief (SBDR) has grown into one of the largest disaster response agencies in the U.S. with more than 82,000 trained volunteers and 1,552 mobile units.  Volunteers stand ready to be called out when disaster strikes.  To learn more and for a list of volunteer opportunities click here.

SISTER Ministries

The twofold mission of SISTER Ministries is to share the love of Jesus with formerly incarcerated women with the hope that they come to know Him as their personal Savior and Lord of their lives, and address their physical, emotional and mental health needs through a comprehensive network of community connections.  For more information and opportunities to volunteer click here.

House of Hope/ House of Refuge

House of Hope/House of Refuge provides a safe and sober transitional living environment helping to restore men and women through full time work, Biblical teaching and fellowship. They are encouraged, equipped, and transformed into who God created them to be.  If you would like to serve by being a mentor or part of a family support team contact Julie Supplee at 602-678-0223 or visit their website.

Celebrate Recovery

Thursdays | 6:30 PM | A213

Is a Christ-Centered, 12 step recovery program for anyone struggling with hurt, pain, and addictions of any kind.  It is a safe place to find community and freedom from the issues that are controlling your life. For more information, contact Linda Petrick.

Prison Fellowship

Even the most broken situations can be made whole because of the Gospel. Working to bring hope and restoration to prisoners, their families and communities impacted by incarceration, this ministry gives prisoners a second chance. We’re partnering to help them find a new life path through faith in Jesus Christ.

Grief Share

Wednesdays | 6:30 PM | A208

It may be hard for you to feel optimistic about the future right now. If you’ve lost a spouse, child, family member, or friend, you’ve probably found there are not many people who understand the deep hurt you feel.


Our Homebound Ministry ministers to church members and family who are homebound by, visiting, praying, and delivering materials from the church.  If you would like to be part of this ministry, contact Lorri Paetz.

School Partnerships

NPHX has partnered with several schools in the central corridor where we serve the school’s personnel and administration through teacher appreciation lunches, assistance in hearing and vision testing, campus clean up and volunteering at the annual Love Our Schools Day.  If you would like to volunteer contact Lorri Paetz.

Changing Lives Center

As the only faith-based recovery program in the region offering long-term, comprehensive services to women and children, the Changing Lives Center (CLC) helps to transform people from the inside out.  The CLC has gone from serving 22 women and 20 children in 2012, to nearly 100 women and 36 children in 2018.

Widow’s Ministry

NPHX takes James 1:27 seriously and we are committed to serve and take care of the widows in our fellowship.  If you are a widow, we would love to know. Contact Lorri Paetz to be added to our Widow’s fellowship.

Reach the world. Equip the Church.

We are one church in two locations with a mission reach & equip people with the Gospel, throughout the Valley and around the world.

© 2019 North Phoenix Baptist Church.