The leadership at Alkire Road have made the decision to back and support several programs of work dedicated towards helping others and spreading the Gospel throughout the world. Below are a sampling of some of the major programs that the eldership at Alkire Road have elected to support.

  • Costa Rica Missions

    Each year a group from Alkire Road, led by an Elder of the church participates in a mission trip helping a local congregation in spreading the word throughout the area. Many of those reached are baptized in the Lord’s church, while others having heard the word being taught to them...

  • Apologetics Press

    The inspired apostle Peter wrote that Christians are commanded to always be ready to give a defense to everyone who asks them a reason for the hope that is within them (1 Peter 3:15). Apologetics Press was founded in order to equip New Testament Christians to defend their faith by...

  • Churches of Christ Disaster Response Team

    The Disaster Response Team is an organization that gathers resources and funds so that in the event of a disaster, immediate help can be directed to local congregations in the stricken area. The purpose of the Disaster Response Team is to aid the local congregation in recruiting and receiving volunteers...

  • Fort Hill Christian Youth Camp

    Alkire Road has a long history with the Fort Hill Christian Youth Camp and Bill Phillis is currently President of its board of Trustees. In additional to offering financial support to the camp, Alkire Road hosts a week of camping in Mid-June for children that is staffed and run primarily...

  • Mid-Western Children’s Home

    The Alkire Road congregation has long been supporters of the Mid-Western Children’s Home and Village Christian School, and our very own Bill Phillis sits on its board. In addition to financial support, the congregation collects gifts for the children living there during the holiday season and also occasionally hosts meetings...

  • West Virginia School of Preaching

    The mission at the West Virginia School of Preaching is to save souls by training men to preach the Gospel of Jesus Christ. (2 Timothy 2:2) Their capable faculty of preachers and teachers carry out this mission by providing two rigorous years of study which develop the student’s comprehensive understanding...

  • Willow Brook Christian Communities

    For a number of years, Alkire Road has volunteered to conduct worship services for the residents at the Willow Brook Christian Home in northern Franklin County. Eric Myers, a deacon at Alkire Road coordinates these services and arranges to have all of the resources necessary to conduct the services. On...

  • World Video Bible School

    Over the years, Alkire has ordered a number of materials from and continues to support the World Video Bible School. From their website… “World Video Bible School has been privileged to serve the church since 1986 by making teaching and evangelism materials for the church’s use worldwide. Our goal is...