Change the World


Want to go to Africa? What about working to rescue orphans and widows from malnutrition and disease? Elpis International is part of the Parkwood family and if you are interested in learning more about this organization or participating on the next trip contact them at or 


Like to work with your hands and have sweat on your brow? Then you need to prepare to attend the annual trip to Honduras. Our mission partner International Mission Builders uses construction and personal evangelism as a way of making an impact for the kingdom of God. Contact them through their website for more information

Change your Town


Family Promise of Jacksonville is a non-profit, interfaith hospitality network providing temporary shelter, meals, hospitality, and case management for families experiencing homelessness. We do this through the participation of local congregations, dedicated staff, and hundreds of volunteers. Parkwood hosts our Family Promise families once a quarter. Contact Mickie Manwarren or the church office for the next service opportunity.  


Arlington Community Services

The ACS supplies groceries, home staples, and financial assistance to families and individuals in the Arlington Community of Jacksonville. Parkwood provides donations of food, supplies and financial contributions. You can give each of these through your Small Group or in a donation box near the Sanctuary. Our largest partnership each year is through our November Thanksgiving Basket program and our Souper Bowl Sunday cash donation drive led by our Student Ministry. If you would like to volunteer contact Arlington Community Services
1450 Rogero Rd. Jacksonville Fl 32211
phone 904-743-7402