The gospel makes us a church for the city, and we seek to meet the needs of our city by commissioning cultural engagement, embodying hospitality, demonstrating presence, loving our neighbors, and seeking the common good.

Bowery Mission Meal Prep + 'volunteer opportunity'

Bowery Mission Meal Prep

Join Central volunteers every Thursday (between 11am-4pm) in the sixth-floor fellowship hall to make sandwiches and bag lunches for our homeless and hungry neighbors at the Bowery Mission.

Bowery Mission Service Saturday + 'volunteer opportunity'

Bowery Mission Service Saturday

The third Saturday of every month, Central provides a worship service followed by dinner at the Bowery Mission, a not-for-profit serving our homeless neighbors.

Reading Buddies + 'volunteer opportunity'

Reading Buddies

Join us Monday and Wednesday afternoons from approximately 4:15-5:15pm at the Stanley Isaacs Community Center on the Upper East Side (93rd and First Ave) to tutor grade-school students.

Safe Families for Children + 'volunteer opportunity'

Safe Families for Children

Safe Families for Children connects individuals in our church with families in New York City who are isolated and struggling by providing friendship and support.

Hospitality Volunteers + 'volunteer opportunity'

Hospitality Volunteers

Our Hospitality Team plays a vital role in fostering a welcoming community at Central and creating opportunities for fellowship.

Youth Ministry + 'volunteer opportunity'

Youth Ministry

Central’s Youth Ministry is a community of middle school students (6th-8th grade) and high school students (9th-12th grade) who meet on a weekly basis for a meal and bible study.

Take Them a Meal + 'volunteer opportunity'

Take Them a Meal

In the spirit of hospitality, Central has long participated in sending meals to members who have experienced a major life event such as a surgery or birth.